2015 NYSPSA Membership/Conference Registration
We invite you to join the New York State Political Science Association (NYSPSA) and to enjoy the merits of membership in a professional organization committed to interdisciplinary scholarship and service since 1946.
Membership in the association is open to political science students and professionals inside and outside New York State. Since the main activity of NYSPSA is our Annual Meeting, a year's membership is included with the conference registration and is due in by April 1st. Membership renewal currently corresponds with the annual meeting.
All Conference/Membership fees entitle members to attend all conference sessions, receive a copy of the program, and participate in hosted food events.
We encourage those who are not able to join us at the conference to still apply for membership. Your membership and active participation in NYSPSA will help us grow and achieve our mission to improve the quality of public deliberation and decision-making by fostering collaboration between scholars and practitioners. Please join NYSPSA and be part of a professional organization committed to interdisciplinary scholarship and service.
Professional Membership ($85) -- This membership fee applies to faculty and professionals. This membership includes a one-year subscription to Politics & Policy, the publication of the NYSPSA and various other state political science association (a $20 value). Also included is admission to the Friday evening Reception and refreshments Saturday morning.
The NYSPSA subscriptions to Politics and Policy run by calendar year. Conference memberships renewed at our recent conference will carry through uninterrupted through the end of tha calendar year. New memberships will begin subscriptions in January of the following year and continue for the entire year. As of January 2012, Politics and Policy is distributed only in electronic form, with access to all prior issues available electronically.
Graduate Student Membership ($55) – This membership fee applies to students at the master's, or doctoral levels. It only includes admission to the Friday evening Reception and refreshments Saturday morning.
Undergraduate Student Membership ($10) – This membership fee applies to undergraduate students only. It only includes admission to the Friday evening Reception and refreshments Saturday morning.
Non-Academic Single Panel Attendance ($10) – This fee applies to parents, spouses, partners, or friends supporting a student presenter. It does not include admission to the Keynote address or the Friday evening Reception and refreshments Saturday morning.
Host University Students (Free) -- This membership fee applies to all SUNY Plattsburgh students. It only includes admission to the Friday evening Reception and refreshments Saturday morning.
Late Fees -- The prices listed above apply to those who register by April 1st 2015. An additional $10 will be added to the cost for anyone registering after April 1st (including those who register on-site). Thus,
- Late Professional membership costs $95
- Late Graduate Student membership costs $65
- Undergraduate and St. Johns student will not be charged a late fee
Membership Application Options
Option #1: Submit application online through PayPal
Fill out a membership application online using your credit card. Click on the PayPal registration link on the leftside of the webpage to go to a secure web site at which you could pay by credit card.
Option #2: Payment by Check
Click on the Check registration link on the left side of the webpage and complete the membership form, mail check and form to:
Adam McGlynn, PhD
4488 Graystone Drive
Nazareth, PA 18064