About the Association

Membership Type and Dues

To join today, download an application form or click the appropriate link below.

Affiliate Memberships
 are a great way for companies that are considering an ESOP to gather information and to network with existing ESOP companies at chapter and national meetings.
Dues: $630 (This membership is valid for only one year.)

Corporate Memberships
 are for companies that have an ESOP or similar plan in place. Annual dues are based on the total number of active and inactive participants in the plan.

Participants                 Dues
1‑99                            $   685
100‑249                           930
250‑499                        1,370
500‑999                        1,800
1,000‑1,999                  2,730
2,000‑4,999                  3,620
5,000 and up                4,490

Professional Memberships
are for businesses and individuals that offer services (such as accounting, valuation, and legal advice) to companies that have or are considering an ESOP.

Professional memberships may be purchased for the entire business, or for a select Individual or individuals.

Memberships for the entire business enable every person in the company to receive ESOP Association member benefits.

An individual membership offers benefits solely to the person holding the membership. Additional individual memberships may be purchased by others who work in the same office location, and at a lower rate. (See below.)

Professional Business Membership: $18,565
Professional Individual Membership: $815
Additional Professional Individual Memberships (from the same office location): $385


Educational Memberships are for full‑time faculty and students of accredited colleges and universities, as well as non‑profit organiza­tions that promote employee ownership.
Dues: $175