Junior members have special meetings at each SADM convention. They also receive an exclusive t-shirt. At the summer convention, junior members have the unique honor of performing as the opening act at the convention banquet.

If you want to become a junior member, the first thing to do is check this list of qualifications:

  • Are you between 11 and 16 years old?
  • Have you previously attended at least 1 convention?
  • Are you currently studying with a teacher who is an SADM member in good standing?


Good so far? Here's what you need to do next:

  1. Fill out the application for junior membership.
    Pdf _icon Download the Junior Membership Application (PDF format)
  2. Write a short essay explaining why you would like to become a Junior Member and how you would be an asset to SADM.
  3. Have your teacher write a check payable to SADM for $20 to cover your membership fee. This fee has to be paid by check from an SADM Member teacher. No cash can be accepted.
  4. Mail the completed form, essay, and membership fee to:

SADM Junior Memberships

c/o Cheyenne Johnson

3030 Court St.

Bartlett, TN 38134