2023 Membership Applications are Closed

2024 POSNA membership application will be available online in June 2023. Please use your POSNA login. If you do not have a login, please create a new record here

Membership Categories & Forms

Click below to determine which membership category fits your qualifications:
Active Membership
Affiliate Membership
Associate Membership
Candidate Active Membership
Candidate Associate Membership
Candidate Affiliate Membership
Adjunct Membership

Details of each membership category can be found in the POSNA Bylaws.

Application Fee

There is a $50 application fee, payable online using Visa, Mastercard or American Express.

If you cannot pay the application fee by credit card online, a check in US$ can be mailed to the POSNA Office at 1 Tower Lane Suite 2410, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181.

Application Process

Completed applications must be received by November 1. Applications are reviewed by the Membership Committee. A list of approved applicants are forwarded to the Board of Directors for their approval during the spring board meeting. New Members will be notified after the meeting and inducted into the Society during the annual business meeting. 


Photos should be a digital file head shot, high resolution preferred (300 dpi minimum resolution).

Sponsor Forms

All applicants are responsible for uploading their sponsor forms within the online application. A letter of recommendation may be included if they wish to strengthen their application. 

Membership Dues

(As of May 2021)

Active Membership: $550
Affiliate Membership: $210
Associate Membership: $360
Candidate Active Membership: $300
Candidate Associate Membership: $300
Candidate Affiliate Membership: $210
Adjunct Membership: $300

If you have questions or need assistance with the online system, please contact the POSNA office.