Maine Chess Association

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Join The Maine Chess Association!

The Maine Chess Association promotes and encourages chess activity in Maine. You can support MECA by becoming a member. Your membership will directly benefit chess at all levels in Maine.

Annual Dues are $12.00 for adults and $6.00 for students.

The Maine Chess Association (MECA) is a statewide, incorporated, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that promotes various chess related activities in Maine such as United States Chess Federation rated tournaments, match play between local chess clubs and scholastic events. Donations are welcomed and are tax deductible.

Membership benefits:

  • Access to the Maine Chess lending library

  • Discounted entry fees at a variety of events.

  • Ability to compete in the Maine Grand Prix