National Society MembershipNational members are those who devote most of their work for-pay time to the practice of public relations/communications, have a degree in public relations/communications, or are a career teacher or administrator engaged in public relations/communications education at an accredited post-secondary institution. CPRS National members are also affiliated with the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), the Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communications Management, and the International Public Relations Association (IPRA).
You are eligible to become a national voting member if you:
New membership dues are based on combination of three fees:
• National fees are $260 per annum plus GST/HST
• CPRS-VI fee of $50
• new member initiation fee of $50
The total cost for a new one year membership is $373 (returning members only pay $323 per year for a full membership).
We are also pleased to offer a Renewal Payment Plan Option, where CPRS National members can pay their dues in three equal payments, plus a $12 annual service fee applied to the first payment. Please contact Elizabeth Tang for details.
National membership applications and renewals can be completed online or by mail to the national society office.
As a National CPRS member, you will also be a full member of CPRS-VI.
Please contact us with any questions you might have.
We look forward to welcoming you to CPRS-Vancouver Island!