Membership types and rates
PRSA offers several levels of membership based on your level of experience, and the national association offers membership promotions throughout the year. Check here for current offers.

  • Professionals with more than three years’ experience: Join as a member ($255 annual dues plus a one-time $65 initiation fee, plus $60 Hoosier chapter dues).
  • Professionals with two to three years’ experience: Join as an Associate Member 3 ($200 annual dues plus $60 Hoosier chapter dues).
  • Professionals with one to two years’ experience: Join as an Associate Member 2 ($155 annual dues plus $60 Hoosier chapter dues).
  • Professionals with less than one years’ experience: Join as an Associate Member 1 ($115 annual dues plus $60 Hoosier chapter dues).
  • Former PRSSA member who graduated in the past two years: Join as an Associate Member, PRSSA Graduate ($60 annual dues plus $60 Hoosier chapter dues).
  • Full-time graduate students working toward a public relations degree: Join as an Associate Member, Graduate Student ($60 annual dues plus $60 Hoosier chapter dues).
  • Former PRSA members: Join as a Reinstating Member ($255 annual dues plus a one-time $35 reinstatement fee, plus $60 Hoosier chapter dues).
  • Retired members: Members who have been in good standing for at least five years may qualify for retirement status ($50 annual dues plus $60 Hoosier chapter dues). You must be employed less than 50 percent of the time.

Group membership

Does your organization have five or more people interested in joining PRSA? PRSA offers group membership discounts. Check here for current offers.

Need help to pay national and chapter dues?

PRSA offers two programs to members who need assistance to pay their chapter and national dues.

  • Quarterly Payment Program: Current members can pay their National and Professional Interest Section dues in four quarterly payments. Chapter dues may be collected quarterly, depending upon availability. For more information about the quarterly payment plan, click here.
  • Hardship Program: You may qualify for the Hardship Program if you’ve been a member for three or more years and are unemployed or temporarily disabled. To participate, download the Hardship Plan application.

Need to update or renew your membership?

To update your contact information with the national PRSA office and the Hoosier chapter, follow these steps:

  1. Log into MyPRSA (Note: You can also renew your membership here).
  2. Click “My Profile.”
  3. Under “My Contact Info,” click “Edit.”
  4. Change your information and click “Submit.”

Contact Membership at memberservices@prsa.org or call the national office at 212-460-1400 for more information. For questions about Hoosier chapter membership, contact our membership director.