NACE Membership Dues Structure

TYPE

 

ANNUAL DUES

 

DESCRIPTION

*Professional*

 

$395

 


Our most popular membership type. For individuals who are employed in the catering, event, or hospitality industries. 

Corporate

 

$295

 


Employees of businesses who maintain memberships for two or more individuals.

Legacy

 

$210

 


Current members who are at least 60 years old and who have maintained membership for at least 15 consecutive years. Please email membership@nace.net to confirm eligibility.

Non-profit

 

$320

 


Full-time employees of non-profit 501(c)3, (c)4, (c)5 and (c)6 organizations. Proof of non-profit status is required with application. Note: 501(c)7 NOT eligible

Partner

 

$225

 

Employees of NACE partner companies.

Student

 

$50

 


Student Membership is limited to those individuals enrolled as a full-time or part-time student in a post-secondary educational program who intend to begin a career in the catering and events industry, and who have paid any fees or due required for this membership.  Student Members must provide proof of full-time or part-time enrollment.**

Young Professional

 

$245

 


Individuals under 26 years of age who are employed in the catering, event, or hospitality industries. Copy of photo ID required.

* Professional membership is our default membership type. All other types are discounted based on the criteria listed in each description. 

** Student members may serve on committees, but they may not vote, hold office, or serve on the Board of Directors. This membership rate is available for no more than five (5) years in an undergraduate academic program and no more than three (3) in a graduate program, as long as the member provides annual proof of the full-time enrollment qualification.