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Wherever Your PR Career May Take You, PRSA Is Here to Help!

PRSA’s community of communicators work worldwide in every practice area. Wherever you choose to go, PRSA has contacts and resources to support your career advancement

To help you get started, PRSA offers those with less than two years experience in the field Associate Membership. This membership level offers the same benefits as full PRSA membership but at a reduced price of $60 — a savings of nearly $200 — per year.

The Benefits of PRSA Associate Membership Are Many, and Include

  • FREE New Professionals Community. Membership in the New Professionals Section — a community of PRSA members who are new to the profession. Network with peers, while receiving expert feedback on the best way to assess and accelerate your career advancement. Also, find newsletters, mentoring, podcasts, webinars and in-person events tailored for new professionals, build critical knowledge and skills.
  • PRSA Chapters. Whether you stay near to home after graduation or move to a new city, the nearest PRSA Chapter offers a new community of mentors, colleagues and friends. Find support from professionals who know the area, the media, and the business and employment opportunities. You may join a PRSA Chapter when you join PRSA National, or you can wait until you know where you will be settling down.
  • Professional Interest Sections. As a member of a PRSA Section, find sector-specific insight on the challenges facing health care, associations and other organizational settings. Stay current on the latest best practices through newsletters, podcasts, webinars and in-person events.


Questions? Send an email to Member Services or call (212) 460-1400.

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