About the National SCRABBLE® AssociationThe National SCRABBLE® Association (NSA) operates in a partnership between SCRABBLE enthusiasts throughout North America and Hasbro. Founded in 1978, it is the official group for the National School SCRABBLE Program, SCRABBLE Media Relations, strategic partnerships and Casual SCRABBLE Clubs and Players. We also operate an online catalog at www.wordgear.com featuring SCRABBLE merchandise as well as games.
The NSA is also affliated with the North American SCRABBLE Players Association (NASPA), the official organization for tournament activities. To learn more please visit www.scrabbleplayers.org.
John D. Williams, Jr.
Director of Retail Operations
& Conference Coordinator
Marketing & Media Director
John J. Chew, III
You may reach us by...
Our activities include...
-Playing an active role in SCRABBLE® public relations, publicity and promotions regarding game play
-Developing and promoting the National School SCRABBLE® Program
-Maintaining a list of Casual SCRABBLE Clubs in North America as well as School SCRABBLE and Library Programs
-Answering questions from consumers and press regarding the game's history, rules, products, etc.
-Developing the Official SCRABBLE® Players Dictionary and the Official Tournament and Club
Word List with Merriam-Webster, Inc.
-Monitoring the media for correct trademark use
-Maintaining a relationship with literacy groups across the country & promoting their SCRABBLE® fundraisers