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Why Join PRSA?

MEMBER BENEFITS

Your membership keeps you connected to:

  • More than 21,000 PR pros committed to excellence and ethics.
  • Leadership and volunteer opportunities.
  • Local Chapter and District networking.
  • Sector-specific resources and events with Professional Interest Sections.
  • Exclusive discounts on the PRSA International Conference and year-round events.

Your membership deepens your knowledge through:

  • 60 FREE webinars, live and on demand, throughout the year
  • The PRSA Code of Ethics and opportunities for Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) that offer practical guidelines for defining professionalism and success.
  • JobCenter, which provides career-advancing tools for all career levels.

Your membership pays for itself with:

  • The Issues & Trends industry news briefing, in your inbox each morning.
  • A database of case studies articles and research, including Silver Anvil Award winners and nominees.
  • The RFP Exchange, where you can post and search for new business.
  • Tools to demonstrate The Business Case for Public Relations to the C-suite.
  • Insurance, FedEx, Budget, NewsCactus and other member-exclusive discounts.

Your membership is customized to your current:

  • Career stage, with tools aligned to the changing needs of senior managers to mid-career and new professionals.
  • Work environment, to help meet the unique objectives of a corporation, agency, nonprofit and other settings.
  • Sector, to stay current on the trends and tactics impacting health, educational institutions, government and other expertise areas.

COST

Do you have more than two years’ experience in public relations? Join as a Member ($255 annual dues plus a one-time $65 initiation fee).

Do you have less than two years’ experience in public relations? Join as an Associate Member ($155 annual dues). Receive a FREE New Professionals Section membership with promo code AM13.

Were you a PRSSA member? And did you graduate within the past two years? Join as an Associate Member, PRSSA Graduate ($60 annual dues). Receive a FREE New Professionals Section membership with promo code AM13.

Are you a full-time graduate student working toward a public relations degree? Join as an Associate Member, Graduate Student  ($60 annual dues). Receive a FREE New Professionals Section membership with promo code AM13.

Are you a former member of PRSA?  Join as a Reinstating Member ($255 annual dues plus a one-time $35 reinstatement fee).

Are you part of an organization that has eight or more individuals interested in joining?
 A group membership offers special benefits and discounted rates on first year dues. Contact Group Membership for more information.

Are you retired? Members who have been in good standing for at least five years may qualify for retirement status. You must be employed less than 50 percent of the time. ContactMembership for more information.Certain restrictions apply. $50 annual dues.

Did you know that you can pay your dues in four quarterly payments? For more information, click here.