Organizations have several choices when determining which membership is best for them, but the true determining factor is how many staff an organization employs. Organizations looking for a more tailored or customized experience may be interested in one of our Premium Organizational Memberships.

STANDARD MEMBERSHIPS

Americans for the Arts Standard Organizational Memberships allow members at the Basic, Choice, Core, Strategic or Preferred levels equal access to a set of standardized member benefits and services. The only difference between these levels is the number of staff members receiving benefits.

Standard Membership Benefits:

For the Organization:

 
For Staff/Board:

Two annual printed subscriptions to Arts Link

$60 off Americans for the Arts Job Bank postings and FREE internship postings

Regular feature opportunities via eBlast and on our website

50 percent off first-year Premium Membership to South Arts’ ArtsReady Emergency Preparedness Program

Organizational listing on the pARTnership Movement website

10 percent off your first Regional Workshop

NEW! 30 percent off any of Visme's premium monthly or yearly plans to unlock their online tool to create interactive presentations and infographics

 

Direct access to Americans for the Arts staff experts for project or professional advice

Discounts on event registrations plus eligibility to apply for event scholarships

Discounts on store purchases, job bank postings, customized research, and more

Electronic delivery of Arts Link quarterly magazine, the Monthly Wire and Members in Action e-newsletters

Access to network listservs plus eligibility to serve on Americans for the Arts Leadership Network Councils

FREE access to ArtsU - Find all our digital classrooms, research, blog posts and publications here!

FREE access to the Monographs Web Series

FREE Advocate membership for each designated staff or board member to  Americans for the Arts Action Fund

Standard Membership Levels:

The membership levels below are suggested by your organizations paid staff size. Joining at any of the levels below also provides benefits to an unlimited number of your organization's board/commission members.

Suggested levels/rates for organizations with...
Up to one paid employee:

 
2-5 paid employees:

 
6-10 paid employees:

 
11-15 paid employees:

 
16-30 paid employees:

 
30+ paid employees:

Basic Level

$75*/Year

 

Choice Level

$200*/Year

 

 

Core Level

$300*/Year

 

 

Strategic Level

$750*/Year

 

 

Preferred Level

$1,250*/Year

 

  If your organization has more than 30 paid employees, or is interested in more premium services and discounts, please consider joining at one of our Premium levels, which offer membership benefits for an unlimited number of staff as well as other benefits. See below for more information about our three Premium levels.

An (*) indicates the new rate as of September 1, 2016.

Purchase a Standard Membership
Renew/Rejoin Organizational Membership Online
Download the Organization Membership Form

 

Important Information I should know about Organizational Memberships:

  • All organizational memberships run on a calendar cycle and expire on December 31 each year, regardless of your join date.
  • If your organization is unable to join at the suggested rates above, please consider becoming a Digital Member for $30.
  • Upon joining or renewing your organization's membership, please submit staff/board/commissioner names, titles, mailing, and email addresses to membership@artsusa.org to ensure that they receive access to Americans for the Arts member benefits.

For immediate assistance, please contact the Membership Department at 202.371.2830 or e-mail membership@artsusa.org.

PREMIUM MEMBERSHIPS

Our Premium Memberships at the Bronze, Silver or Gold levels allow organizations to receive enhanced access to member services and benefits in addition to Standard Membership benefits. Suggested for organizations with a paid staff size of 30 members or more or for organizations looking for a tailored experience, Premium Organization Memberships provide membership benefits for an unlimited number of staff and board/commission members. 

Premium Bronze

$2,500/year

 All of the Standard Membership benefits for all staff, board/commission members, and volunteers at your organization, plus…

For the Organization:

 
For Staff/Board:

One FREE 30- or 60-day Americans for the Arts Job Bank Posting

Three annual printed subscriptions to Arts Link

$500 off customized Arts and Economic Impact Study fees

 

Invitation to the Local Arts Advancement Executive Leadership Forums

Premium Silver

$5,000/Year

All of the Standard Membership benefits for all staff, board/commission members, and volunteers at your organization, plus…

For the Organization:

 
For Staff/Board:

Two FREE 30- or 60-day Americans for the Arts Job Bank Postings

Five annual printed subscriptions to Arts Link

 

FREE registration for one person to attend one of Americans for the Arts' annual events

$500 off customized Arts and Economic Impact Study fees

Invitation to the Local Arts Advancement Executive Leadership Forums

Premium Gold

$7,500/Year

All of the Standard Membership benefits for all staff, board/commission members, and volunteers at your organization, plus…

For the Organization:

 
For Staff/Board:

Two FREE 30- or 60-day Americans for the Arts Job Bank Postings

Five annual printed subscriptions to Arts Link

 

$1,000 off customized Arts and Economic Impact Study fees

FREE registration for up to three people to attend one of Americans for the Arts' annual events

Invitation to the Local Arts Advancement Executive Leadership Forums

Purchase a Premium Membership
Renew/Rejoin Organizational Membership Online
Download the Organization Membership Form

 

Important Information I should know about Organizational Memberships:

  • All organizational memberships run on a calendar cycle and expire on December 31 each year, regardless of your join date.
  • If your organization is unable to join at the suggested rates above, please consider becoming a Standard Organizational Member.
  • Upon joining or renewing your organization's membership, please submit staff/board/commissioner names, titles, mailing, and email addresses to membership@artsusa.org to ensure that they receive access to Americans for the Arts member benefits.

For immediate assistance, please contact the Membership Department at 202.371.2830 or e-mail membership@artsusa.org.