Membership Types and Applications


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NYSAE realizes the importance of offering members a diverse selection of benefits for their particular needs. For that reason, NYSAE offers multiple membership categories for association/Not-For-Profit professionals (Regular Members) and for association/Not-For-Profit suppliers (Associate Members). NYSAE holds the philosophy that it is in the best interest for the entire association/Not-For-Profit community for Regular Members and Associate Members to interact—to share, inform, and offer solutions and support to fellow members.

How to Apply

Determine which membership category below best fits you and click "Join Today" to join online. Alternatively, you can download a printable version of our membership application and mail it to: NYSAE, Attn: Membership Dept., 322 Eighth Ave., Ste. 702, New York, NY, 10001   

Regular Membership

If you are looking to advance your career while working for an association/ not-for-profit organization, you will have access to resources, discounts, and networking and professional development opportunities as a Regular Member. Annual Dues: $250. Join Today

Associate Membership

If you provide services or products to the association/not-for-profit community, you can find invaluable resources and contacts in NYSAE as an Associate Member. Annual Dues: $385.Join Today

Student Membership

If you are a full-time student at a college or university and are not employed by an association or not-for-profit organization you can join NYSAE as a Student Member. Annual Dues: $50. Join Today

Next Generation Membership

Association/Non-profit Professionals who are age 35 and under (date of birth is required) can join NYSAE as a Next Generation Member. NYSAE can help you access the resources needed for you to shine in the workplace and connect with a vibrant community to help enhance your career. Whether you are just starting your career path, or looking to earn your CAE, we have something to offer you. Annual Dues: $75 first year, $100 renewal. Next Generation Regular Membership Join Today

CEO Membership Section-I 

This membership category is available to Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) plus three (3) designated staff members from the same organization. Annual Dues: $1200. Join Today

CEO Membership Section-II

This membership category is available to Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) plus one (1) designated staff member from the same organization. Annual Dues: $750.  Join Today

Retired Membership

Regular and Associate members who are retired from an association/not-for-profit organization qualify for a Retired membership. Retired members receive all the benefits of Regular and Associate member. Annual Dues: $75

Join NYSAE Today!

The New York Society of Association Executives is a solid source for your success in the New York area's association/not-for-profit community. Since 1919, NYSAE has championed the cause of the New York area association/non-for-profit community and its suppliers.

NYSAE assists thousands of association/not-for-profit professionals and suppliers to develop their skills and expand their knowledge base by providing leadership training, continuing education opportunities, and advocacy service. NYSAE exists to assist you in making the most of your profession with educaiton sessions from leaders in the field, information-filled articles in InView online, common interest groups, lively exchange networks, and advocacy efforts.  NYSAE exists for you.

NYSAE Exists to Assist You in Your Efforts

As a professional working towards success in everything you and your association/not-for-profit sets out to do, you understand the challenges and opportunities unique to New York's association/not-for-profit community. With NYSAE, you know you are not alone in your quest for success in this ever-changing, fast-moving, results-driven business. NYSAE provides you with tools, resources, and opportunities in your own community to learn, to grow, and to succeed.