Communities You Can Count On!
Professional Interest Sections
As a member of one or more Professional Interest Sections, you have access insider industry information that is critical in today's highly competitive workforce. Designed to focus on issues, trends and research in specialized practice areas and industries, Sections offer programs and face-to-face networking events that keep you connected with your peers and on top of the latest public relations best practices.
- Association / Nonprofit
- Corporate Communications
- Counselors Academy
- Counselors to Higher Education
- Educators Academy
- Employee Communications
- Entertainment and Sports
- Financial Communications
- Health Academy
- Independent Practitioners Alliance
- New Professionals
- Public Affairs and Government
- Travel and Tourism
Interested in joining?
Current PRSA Members: Add a Professional Interest Section membership and complete the online application here.
Prospective PRSA Members: You must be a PRSA member to join a Professional Interest Section. Get started.
Chapters and Districts
Become a visibly engaged member of your local public relations community while developing new contacts and increasing your knowledge. Join one of the more than 100 U.S.-based PRSA Chapters and:
- Expand your circle of colleagues and contacts.
- Network at local meetings, luncheons, receptions and programs.
- Exchange knowledge with local experts.
- Earn recognition through industry awards.
- Step into leadership roles.
- Advocate for the profession.
- Learn about business development and job opportunities in your community.
Interested in joining?
You must be a member of PRSA National to belong to a Chapter. Chapter-only membership is not permitted. For information on your local Chapter, check Chapter websites and the Chapter Dues Page. Offerings vary by Chapter.
Current members of PRSA National wishing to join a Chapter, or transfer their Chapter membership to another Chapter, should contact a Member Services representative at (212) 460-1400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
College of Fellows
If you have 20 or more years of experience in public relations, you can apply to join this elite group of practitioners continously seeking to advance the public relations profession.