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What is the cost to join West Central Arkansas (WCASHRM)?

FREE - $0 for SHRM Members who designate WCASHRM as their primary chapter.

What is the cost to join the Society for Human Resource Management?

$219 Annually

Use this form for national SHRM membership 


What do the package deals include?

Package deals include WCASHRM Chapter Dues, Seminar & Meals!  


Will your Company only pay one membership?

Then pay your SHRM dues, and take advantage of free membership with WCASHRM. Members who designate WCASHRM as their primary chapter with SHRM will have their WCASHRM membership dues waived. Please provide us with your primary email used for SHRM and SHRM ID# on your membership application.  


NOT A MEMBER YET?

Become a member now and enjoy membership through December 31, 2020! Take advantage of the early bird rate and join before 3/31 each year.  


ALREADY A CHAPTER MEMBER BUT WANT TO JOIN SHRM?

Use this form for national SHRM membership 

Complete the application, then email, fax or mail per the instructions on the form. Then email us your primary email registered with SHRM to [email protected],  so that we can process the WCASHRM membership.


WCASHRM MEMBERSHIP APPLICATIONS

Download a WCASHRM membership application

Download a WCASHRM Student Membership application - check back later

Complete the application, then email, fax or mail per the instructions on the form.

For questions, contact [email protected] or president@wcashrm.org

Who Can Join our Chapter?

Membership in the Association shall be granted to individuals based upon the following categories and their respective qualifications:

Professional Members
Professional members shall pay dues, may serve on the Executive Board, and may vote on affairs requiring a vote of the membership. Those persons who are employed with responsibility, or oversight, in one or more of the following areas:

  1. Employment, placement and human resource planning;
  2. Education, training and development;
  3. Compensation and benefits;
  4. Health, safety and security;
  5. Employee and labor relations;
  6. Human resource research;
  7. Individuals in non-exempt human resource positions but are responsible for assisting or actively involved in any of the above described areas.
  8. Any other person who has an interest in HR or HR related duties.

Professional membership status may be retained while in transition between employers if in accordance with the WCASHRM Policies and Procedures.

Non-Practicing Professional 
Those persons who have previously fulfilled the qualifications for Professional membership, but do not qualify for Honorary membership. Non-Practicing Professional members shall pay dues, but may not serve on the Executive Board, and may not vote on affairs requiring a vote of the membership.

Student Members
Those persons currently enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate institution with a declared major in business administration or human resource management, as verified by the Chairman of that program of study. Student Membership status shall remain valid for a period of 12 months following graduation provided that Student Member dues are paid. Upon gaining full-time qualifying employment, a Student Member must apply for membership with the Association as a Professional Member. Student members shall pay dues, but may not serve on the Executive Board, and may not vote on affairs requiring a vote of the membership.

Honorary Membership
Those persons who have held paid Professional Membership status in the Association for at least ten (10) continuous years, and who no longer receive compensation for the practice of any activities defined as the qualifications for Professional Members. Those persons who are recognized by the Executive Board as having made an exemplary, personal, and non-self-serving contribution to the furtherance of the goals of the Association. Honorary Members are exempt from the payment of dues, but may not serve on the Executive Board, and may not vote on affairs requiring a vote of the membership.

Application for Membership

Each membership in the Association must be approved by the Executive Board following submission of a completed membership application and those membership dues required in the WCASHRM Policies and Procedures to the Vice President for Membership for verification of qualifications.

Download a WCASHRM membership application

Pay membership dues online

Member Companies

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