Joining the Scrabble Association of India is easy. Just fill in the Application Form and submit it online. We collect a membership fee of Rs 500/- per year for new members, and Rs.400/- for annual membership renewals which may be paid directly to SAI (bank details on the application form) or to the local SAI reps in your city. The life membership fee is Rs.3000/-. Note that these new rates have been applicable from January 2017.
Why join? Some benefits are outlined below:
1. Be a part of a community of like minded word lovers – exchange ideas, interesting words, puzzles, and anecdotes.
2. See just how good (or bad) you are at Scrabble. Get an official All India Scrabble rating.
3. Learn Scrabble from the pros – vocabulary improvement techniques and strategy,
4. Find other Scrabble players in your area and Scrabble clubs in your city.
5. Subsidised entry fees for SAI members at SAI rated Scrabble tournaments.
6. SAI is the official association representing Indian Scrabble players as a member of the World English Scrabble Players Association (WESPA)
7. Get the latest Scrabble news – changes in rules, dictionaries, upcoming tournaments, and Scrabble events.
If you are a scrabble enthusiast we ecourage you to join and grow the community. If you do not have a local level club in your city being part of the SAI will help identify more players in the locality and lead to forming clubs in many more cities than the ones presently listed.