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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 $210
Individual Option A Individuals with annual income exceeds $150,000 $189
Individual Option B Individuals with annual income is between $120,000 and $149,999 $173
Individual Option C Individuals with annual income is between $90,000 and $119,999 $162
Individual Option D Individuals with annual income is between $60,000 and $89,999 $135
Individual Option E Individuals with annual income is between $30,000 and $59,999 $97
Individual Option F Individuals with annual income less than $30,000 $54
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 $15
Second year and beyond $26
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. $79

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 Daniel Choppa.

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 this membership application PDF to:

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

Or please scan and email your membership form to AAPOR

Still have questions? Email Membership Chair Ipek Bilgen or Associate Chair Angelique Uglow