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Every year the Gospel Music Association hosts the Dove Awards with the purpose of honoring those in our industry who have made a great impact through their music. As a GMA member, your vote will determine who receives these honors.

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Looking to connect with others in the industry? The GMA offers year round exclusive networking events to our Professional Members.

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Want to save money on oil changes, movie tickets, vacations and more? GMA Members have access to our Abenity program that saves hundreds on everyday purchases. We also offer special discounted rates for subscriptions to Billboard Magazine and other industry publications. 

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GMA offers all domestic members the opportunity to find affordable health, dental, life and many other insurance coverages for themselves and their families through our partnership with Pancoast Benefits.

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The GMA curates a weekly newsletter for all of our members with the most important news they need to know about the Christian Music genre. GMA Professional Members also receive a special monthly newsletter highlighting the latest music business and industry news.

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As a member, your annual investment help support the GMA’s service initiatives. These efforts include supporting the “band wives” of our touring musicians by providing childcare and brunch events to encourage and connect them, mixers to connect and invest in our young professionals, and more.


The GMA Honors event celebrates individuals and organizations that are impacting our culture for Christ, both past and present.  In addition, the event inducts four new members into the GMA Gospel Music Hall of Fame.

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IMMERSE is a 3-day conference for aspiring Christian artists, songwriters and worship leaders. We bring in the top artists and professionals in the Christian music business to help develop and encourage the next generation of industry leaders. IMMERSE also includes a unique mentoring and competition element called reVIEWyou.



For more than four decades, the GMA Dove Awards has honored the outstanding achievements and excellence in Christian and Gospel Music. One of the most anticipated music events of the year for fans and industry alike, the show celebrates our rich musical diversity.

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