Membership Information

GLC-SOPHE membership includes: Membership Directory, Coast to Coast Newsletter, discounted fees for GLC-SOPHE’s Annual Conference and other trainings, no fees for CHES credits, job postings, and much more!

National SOPHE membership includes: Health Education & Behavior Journal, Health Promotion Practice Journal, News & Views Newsletter, Membership Directory & Buyer Guide, discounted fees for SOPHE’s midyear and annual meetings, discounted fees for CHES credits, and much more!

Fill out your membership application online today. Once your form is submitted, you'll automatically be redirected to our online payment page. If you prefer to mail in your application, you can find info for that here.

GLC SOPHE Individual Membership Form


Annual Dues Information and Fees

Membership Types:


A health educator who meets one or more of the following is eligible for both National and Great Lakes Chapter SOPHE membership: 


With this membership, organizations can put up to 5 employees on one discounted membership. The organization will be listed in our membership directory, receive a free vendor table at our annual conference, and be listed in conference materials. All 5 employees will be on the GLC-SOPHE listserv to receive our communications, get free CHES credits at our events, and receive free registration at our annual conference.

Student (FREE)

Student membership is open to students who are enrolled in a health education program. The application must be accompanied by a statement from a faculty member attesting to the full-time status and expected date of graduation. For National membership, students must also be sponsored by an Active Fellow of National SOPHE. Members qualify for student rates for up to one year after graduation.


Emeritus Fellow membership shall be open to a Fellow in good standing who, upon retirement, submits a written request for a change of status.