Membership Levels

New Members – Thank you for your Membership with AAZK! Please create your Membership Profile and execute payment.  Please review your payment information carefully prior to final submission.
Renewing Members – Please log in to your Member Account and begin your renewal by clicking on “Renew Membership”.  You may utilize the Username and Password Recovery features, or email Ed.Hansen@aazk.org to reset your account for renewal.
New/Renew “Old Style” – For those individuals who prefer to join or renew by personal check or who do not wish to provide their Credit Card information electronically:  Click on the printable AAZK-Membership-Application and submit by snail mail.

Professional (US)

Benefits: Full-time Animal Keepers (including retired Professionals)
  • AKF Subscription
  • Vote in Board Elections
  • Vote for Conference Host
  • Committee Opportunities
  • Hold Office at the Board of Directors level
  • Hold Office at Chapter level
  • Member Rates/Conferences
  • Member Rates/Publications/Products
  • Gratis Memberhip to AAZK Online
$45.00 per year Select

Professional (Canada)

Benefits: Full-time Animal Keepers and Aquarists (Including Retired Animal Keepers)
  • AKF Subscription
  • Vote in Board Elections
  • Vote for Conference Host
  • Members Only Access - Web
  • Committee Opportunities
  • Hold Office at the Board of Directors level
  • Hold Office at Chapter level
  • Member Rates/Conferences
  • Member Rates/Publications/Products
  • Gratis Membership in AAZK Online
$55.00 per year Select

Affiliate (US)

Staff, Docents, & Volunteers Supporters of the Animal Keeper Profession Benefits:
  • AKF Subscription
  • Vote for Conference Host
  • Committee Opportunities
  • Hold Office at Chapter level (if approved by Chapter Bylaws/Constitution)
  • Member Rates/Conferences
  • Member Rates/Publications/Products
  • Discounted Member Rate for AAZK Online
$40.00 per year Select

Affiliate (Canada)

Staff, Docents and Volunteers Including individuals who support the Animal Keeping Profession Benefits:
  • AKF Subscription
  • Vote for Conference Host
  • Committee Opportunities
  • Hold Office at Chapter level (if approved by Chapter Bylaws/Constitution)
  • Member Rates/Conferences
  • Member Rates/Publications/Products
  • Discounted Membership Rate to AAZK Online
$50.00 per year Select

Student (US)

Student (May be requested to provide Student ID) Benefits:
  • AKF Subscription
  • Vote for Conference Host
  • Committee Opportunities
  • Ability to Form Student Chapter and Hold Office on Student Chapter level
  • Member Rates/Conferences
  • Member Rates/Publications/Products
  • Discounted Member Rate to AAZK Online
$30.00 per year Select

Student (Canada)

Student may be requested to provide Student ID Benefits
  • AKF Subscription
  • Vote for Conference Host
  • Committee Opportunities
  • Ability to Form Student Chapter and Hold Office on Student Chapter level
  • Member Rates/Conferences
  • Member Rates/Publications/Products
  • Discounted Member Rate to AAZK Online
$40.00 per year Select

Contributing

Members in this category receive all the benefits of a Professional or Affiliate Membership and are able to take a tax deduction for the difference in the amount of your Membership Category and the $70.00 fee paid which is essentially a donation to help support the programs of AAZK.  
$70.00 per year Select

Institutional

Institutional Membership Category Non-AZA and ZAA facilities are required to complete and mail an application for Board approval. Successful applicants will be invoiced for their membership. Member Rate Bulk Discount to AAZK Online
$175.00 per year Select

International Institutional w/ AKF Print

International Institutional Membership with AKF print bundle

$210.00 per year Select

International

International Membership Electronic Delivery of AKF ONLY All members outside U.S. & Canada regardless of category
$55.00 per year Select

International w/ AKF Print

International with AKF Print Bundle Membership

$115.00 per year Select

Library

Library Membership Category is available to any US Library or US University Library International Libraries are subject to the Electronic or Print price structure
$45.00 per year Select