Who is a NSBE Professional?

NSBE Professional Membership is open to any individual who has received a degree in a science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) discipline. Graduate students have the option to be NSBE Professional members OR Collegiate members. If you are a professional, but did not receive a degree in any of the STEM fields, you are still eligible for membership as an NSBE Professional Affiliate member

Joining NSBE or Renewing Your Membership is EASY as 1-2-3!

Just Follow The Steps Below. Contact if you have any questions.

The NSBE Research Triangle Professionals Membership Fee is now $74.00 (yearly). This fee includes National and Local membership ($50 National, $24 Local). In order to be a local member both National and Local dues need to be paid.

Membership period is August 1 through July 31 of the following year.

3. Pay NSBE-RTP Annual Chapter Dues - $24 (Aug 1 - Jul 31)


  • Purchase your very own commemorative RTP NSBE Chapter of the Year T-Shirt

  • Leadership and Professional Development Opportunities with Top Leadership from Fortune 500 Companies

  • Professional Development via a multitude of workshops, seminars, and networking opportunities at Conferences and local Chapter Functions

  • Social and networking opportunities with other technical professionals

  • Community outreach and mentoring opportunities

  • Access to scholarships and grants through NSBE Online

  • Discounted rates at regional and national conferences

  • Subscription to NSBE magazine - (a $20 value) Includes the Career Engineer, a special section of the magazine that highlights our Technical Professionals

  • Search for full-time job opportunities - Access to employment opportunities through NSBE Career Board

  • Joint membership in ASME and SWE

  • Special Interest Groups: Technical societies established to enable NSBE-AE to promote technical excellence among its members

  • First year Alumni membership dues are waived for NSBE Collegiate members upon Graduation with an Undergraduate degree within the first year of degree completion. (a $50 value)

  • Access to scholarships/fellowships

  • Mentoring and Community Outreach opportunities

  • Other discounts: National Convention/Technical Professionals Conferences, GEICO, Hertz, Avis, Kaplan and much more!