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WESTOP Membership

Membership Overview

Each year membership totals over 700 and includes professional staff and students who support TRIO Programs, Gear Up, C.A.M.P. and many other federal- and state-based educational equity programs. We are increasingly trying to diversify memberships and welcome all who have an interest in supporting educational equity efforts from K-12 through graduate education.

Type of Membership

All 2023 - 2024 memberships are valid from July 1, 2023 - June 30, 2024.

WESTOP Membership Signup

You can now sign up for your WESTOP membership online through CVENT. Please visit the following link so you can start to taking advantage of everything WESTOP has to offer.

Membership Levels

Individual Membership

A professional membership is open to anyone interested in becoming a member of WESTOP.

Cost:
$145, per membership year

Discounted Price:
$100 from July 1 – October 13, 2023

Benefits:
Reduced conference registration rates for Regional and more local chapter events, plus voting privileges.

Institutional Membership

The entire institution benefits from reduced rates for regional and chapter events; however, voting privileges are limited to the designated institutional voting members associated with each tier listed below. Program funds may be used to purchase institutional membership.

Early Bird Price:

July 1 – October 13, 2023

One Grant, 1 – 5 Voting Members, $500

Institutional Membership (2 or more Grants, 1 – 10 Voting Members), $960

Institutional Membership (2 or more Grants, 1 – 20 Voting Members), $1,355.00

Institutional Membership (2 or more Grants, 21+ Voting Members) , $1,730.00

Regular Price:

October 14, 2023 – June 30, 2024

One Grant, 1 – 5 Voting Members, $830.00

Institutional Membership (2 or more Grants, 1 – 10 Voting Members), $1,665.00

Institutional Membership (2 or more Grants, 1 – 20 Voting Members), $2,495.00

Institutional Membership (2 or more Grants, 21+ Voting Members), $3,325.00

Student Membership

Student membership is open to undergraduate or graduate students that are not employed full time. Students must submit proof of enrollment. No voting privileges.

Cost:
$25 per membership year

Please note: No discounted price available

 

Retiree Membership

Retiree membership is open to any retired (and not full-time educational equity employee) person having previously qualified for individual or institutional membership and wish to continue to promote and advocate access to educational opportunities on behalf of low-income, first generation students and persons with disabilities.

Cost:
$50 per membership year

Please note: No discounted price available

Corporate Membership

Corporate membership is open to any business or industry wishing to financially support the work of WESTOP.

Cost:
$250 per membership year

Includes:
Discounted rates for all WESTOP events and advertising opportunities to post to WESTOP listserv.

Please contact current WESTOP President, Kimberly Williams, at president@westop.org to post to listserv. No voting privileges. Please note: No discounted price available

Join the WESTOP Google Group Listserv

  1. Sign in to Google Groups. Learn how to join if you do not have a Google Account.
  2. In the box at the top, enter a subject, “WESTOP.” You will see westop@googlegroups.com
  3. To join the group, click Join group or Apply to join group. You will be approved and added to group.
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WESTOP

Western Association of Educational Opportunity Personnel

To create and develop educational professionals who are able to advocate and provide educational opportunities for those who are underserved.

 

Western Association of Educational Opportunity Personnel
c/o Angelica Gebhardt
Arizona Western College
2020 S Avenue 8 E
Yuma. AZ 85365

info@westop.org