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American Association for Public Opinion Research

Membership Options

AAPOR Membership Categories

Type of Membership Open to Cost
Employer Paid Individuals whose dues are paid by reimbursed by their employer $205
Individual Option A Individuals with annual income exceeds $150,000 $185
Individual Option B Individuals with annual income is between $120,000 and $149,999 $169
Individual Option C Individuals with annual income is between $90,000 and $119,999 $154
Individual Option D Individuals with annual income is between $60,000 and $89,999 $128
Individual Option E Individuals with annual income is between $30,000 and $59,999 $92
Individual Option F Individuals with annual income less than $30,000 $51
Student Full-time student at an accredited college or university. Copy of valid student ID or a letter from an advisor required with application. First year $10
Second year $15
Third year and beyond $25
Joint Individuals residing in the same household as a member. Does not include copy of Public Opinion Quarterly or Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology. $77

Honorary Life Membership
Long-term AAPOR Members may qualify for an honorary lifetime membership in AAPOR to thank you for your remarkable dedication to your association and profession! 

Requirements for Honorary Lifetime Membership in AAPOR include:

  • Held membership with AAPOR for at least 25 years
  • Attained the age of 65
  • Relinquished full-time employment

If you have achieved all three of the required criteria, congratulations! You are eligible for complimentary lifetime membership in AAPOR. Honorary Life Members receive all of their AAPOR membership benefits, including access to AAPORnet, online access to Public Opinion Quarterly, the Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology, and Survey Practice, the AAPOR newsletter and other communications as well as reduced registration fee to attend AAPOR's Annual Conference.

Invitations are sent to those who may qualify based on AAPOR demographic and membership data annually. If you have questions about the Honorary Life Membership, please contact Yvonne Janvrin – [email protected] or 847-686-2302.

AAPOR memberships run from January to December of each calendar year. Dues paid during October, November, and December will be applied to membership for the following year.

Attention chapter members: If you are a chapter member and have never been a member of national AAPOR, now is the time to join. Use this special application to take advantage of a one-time $50 introductory discount off the regular membership fee.

Join online now!

Or print and mail or fax this membership application PDF to:

P.O. Box 88610
Chicago, IL 60680-1610

Fax: +1-847-686-2251

Still have questions? Email Membership Chair Tamara Terry or Associate Chair Ipek Bilgen