Membership lasts from Annual Convention to Annual Convention. The current membership term is from October 26, 2014 to October 17, 2015.
Please note: Indian Membership and Indian Lifetime membership is contingent on verification of eligibility. Membership is not transferrable or refundable. NCAI is a voluntary membership organization, and membership in NCAI does not determine status or enrollment as a member or any federally or state recognized American Indian or Alaska Native tribe. For more information, please contact Bernida Humetewa, Director of Membership and Exhibition Services, at bhumetewa [at] ncai.org.
Benefits of Membership: each member receives NCAI Broadcasts and Alerts sent to One E-Mail - OR - to One Fax Number, The Sentinel, Reduced Conference Rates and a Membership Card
Individual Indian Membership $40 (Voting)
Any person of Indian and/or Alaska Native ancestry in the United States is eligible for individual membership. For the purpose of this section, an Indian is a person who is recognized as a member by an Indian tribe, or band, or combination of tribes and bands recognized by the U.S. Department of the Interior, the Indian Claims Commission, Court of Claims, or a State.
Individual Associate Membership $40 (Non-Voting)
Organization Associate Membership $500 (Non-Voting)
Intended for companies, corporation, and organizations. In addition to the benefits above, reduced conference rates, alerts, and broadcasts sent to two individuals.
Individual Indian LIFETIME Member $1000 (Voting)
Individual Associate LIFETIME Member $1000 (Non-Voting)