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JANUARY-FEBRUARY PROMO*: FREE Chapter PLUS waived initiation or reinstatement fee (up to $165 value)

Happy New Year, #PRpros. New and reinstating members – get your initiation or reinstatement fee waived when you join National as a Regular member ($260 annual dues) and receive a FREE 1-year Chapter membership (up to $100 value). Use promo code CHAPWINTER2021 when joining or renewing. Restrictions apply. Sign up today to join the nation’s largest organization for #PR and #Comms professionals. >> Become a member today!

RESTRICTIONS: N/A for Associate member types ($200 or less annual dues) and current/renewing members. Refer to How to Join for details.

*Offer valid Jan.1-Feb. 28, 2021


Tap into Maryland’s PR community of more than 200 professionals and into PRSA’s national network of 21,000 professionals and 10,000 student members. Meet communication professionals, prospective clients, employers, job candidates, partners or media.


Maryland Chapter awards highlight the best PR work in the state as well as the people behind the work. We highlight member expertise as speakers and presenters at our meetings and conference. We share member news in WebNotes; LinkedIn group; e-mail alerts and other social media channels.


Advance your career by learning skills and gaining leadership experience. Save money through reduced pricing for PRSA Maryland’s monthly educational and networking events (webinars, learning sessions, workshops and conferences). Access free webinars and resources through PRSA national. Hone your skills by volunteering side-by-side with Maryland Chapter leaders and members who create chapter resources and help plan, manage and lead local professional development and networking events.

Membership Options Are Based on Your Professional Experience

More than three years of experience
  • Join as a Member ($255 annual dues + a one-time $65 initiation fee).
Two to three years of experience
  • Join as an Associate Member 3 ($200 annual dues).
One to two years of experience
  • Join as an Associate Member 2 ($155 annual dues).
Less than one year of experience
  • Join as an Associate Member 1 ($115 annual dues).
Former PRSSA member who graduated within the past two years
  • Join as an Associate Member, PRSSA Graduate ($60 annual dues).
Full-time graduate student working toward a public relations degree
  • Join as an Associate Member, Graduate Student ($60 annual dues).
Former PRSA member
  • Join as a Reinstating Member ($255 annual dues plus a one-time $35 reinstatement fee).
  • Members who have been in good standing for at least five years may qualify for retirement status ($50 annual dues). You must be employed less than 50 percent of the time. Contact Membership at memberservices@prsa.org for more information.
Group Member Program

Are you part of an organization that has five (5) or more individuals interested in joining? When you sign up your team of five or more members for the first time, receive a FREE Professional Interest Section membership for each individual. Get started!

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