Please see below for the types of membership NSAE offers as well as cost and submit your application today!

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Membership Cost

Member Type Price


Associate Active $50
Emeritus $50
Affiliate $100
Student FREE
Life and Honorary TBD
Supplier Allied $225
Additional Allied Member $95

Membership Categories

Voting Member Categories

Regular Member

Active voting membership in NSAE is open primarily to persons employed by voluntary business, trade, professional, technical, educational, philanthropic or similar organizations. The requirement that the organization be voluntary shall not exclude representatives of such organizations as integrated state bar association or other professional society with a licensing function.

Non-Voting Member Categories

Emeritus Member

A former member who has retired from association management, but wants to stay current on activities.

Life and Honorary Membership without voting rights may be conferred upon members of the Society at such time and under such terms as the Board of Directors shall determine.

Allied Member

Suppliers of goods and services. They are interested in the purposes of NSAE, but are not eligible for active or associate membership. People representing associate members have all privileges of membership except voting and holding office. Additional Allied Members from the same organization as a paid Allied Member will pay the reduced rate.

Affiliate Member

Affiliate Members are persons pursuing employment education or certification in association management but not eligible to be an active Member.

Associate Active Member

Associate Active members is an additional member of an Active Member of an Association.

Student Member

Any student whose goal is employment in association management may become a member. The application must be sponsored by a NSAE member and the student must be currently enrolled in an educational institution.

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Returning NSAE Members

Mail dues by check to Katherine Jacobi, NSAE, 1500 E. Tropicana Ave. #114, Las Vegas NV, 89119.

Dues are non-refundable.