Institutional Affiliate Memberships

Take charge of your museum career. Make the most of your calling. Do your job better.

If you are an employee or board member of a NEMA institutional member, you are eligible to become a NEMA Institutional Affiliate Member (“IAM”) at no charge to you!

Now’s your chance to join the museum community and receive terrific benefits for your professional advancement. Here’s a preview:

  • Receive our acclaimed NEMA publications (including our journal New England Museums Now and NEMA eNews), delivered directly to your inbox.
  • Enjoy discounts on NEMA’s professional development curriculum, including the annual NEMA conference, workshop series, and webinars.
  • Get discounts on NEMA publications, including the popular National Comparative Salary & Benefits Study.
  • Participate in the NEMA PAGs (professional affinity groups) and online discussion group – your ticket to collaborating with museum colleagues.
  • Attend informal networking events in your area and develop professional friendships that enhance your career.
  • Free or discounted admission to other museums, through NEMA’s Museum Admission Program.

Download the full list of affiliate member benefits here.

To activate your FREE membership, just CLICK HERE. Click on “Add to Cart,” enter the code that your institution provided you and click "Checkout." Complete the simple form, using your institutional email address and address if applicable (so we can verify your institutional affiliation), then continue with the checkout process. You’ll receive a confirmation email that serves as your NEMA membership card.

Thanks, and welcome to the NEMA community!