Membership

Membership Application

Membership types

Professional membership shall consist of any persons actively engaged in parks and/or recreation in the state of South Dakota on a full-time basis. They are entitled to all privileges of membership.

Individual associate membership shall consist of any persons interested in parks and/or recreation but do not qualify for individual professional membership. They are entitled to all privileges of membership except they may not hold office.

Contributing membership shall consist of any commercial or profit making organization interested in promoting parks and recreation in the state of South Dakota. Members are entitled to all privileges of membership except they may not vote or hold office.

Student membership shall consist of any student in any accredited institution of learning having an interest in South Dakota Parks and Recreation. Members are entitled to all privileges of membership except they may not hold office.

Honorary – Honorary life membership in The Association may be conferred upon a person who has made outstanding contributions in the park and recreation field. Candidates will be nominated by the executive board and elected at the annual meeting by two thirds of the membership present. An honorary member is entitled to all privileges of membership.

Annual dues are: Professional: $20, Individual Associate: $15, Contributing: $75, Student: $7.50