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The Television Critics Association is a non-profit organization of professional, full-time TV writers and critics covering the television industry for newspapers, magazines, websites, and other outlets. TCA holds twice-yearly press tours in the Los Angeles area for members that allows face-to-face contacts with network executives, producers, and actors.

Applications are accepted twice a year, from September 5 to 16 and March 15 to April 1. Please check back to apply for membership during that window.

Due to the worldwide pandemic, the spring 2020 application period was postponed and then cancelled, as the 2020 TCA summer press tour has been cancelled. The next application period will be fall 2020.