STUDENT Membership: $25 US – $30 International

Please note: Students must provide an e-mail or document from an official at their school verifying full-time student status. The verification document may be emailed to, faxed, or mailed to the NCECA office.

STUDENT Membership allows students to enjoy the many benefits provided by NCECA at a discounted rate. Network with other students and established artists, keep pace with the latest developments in the field, and apply for scholarships, fellowships and exhibition opportunities. In addition, receive the valuable Standard Member benefits.

Fees and documentation will be required to be submitted for each year of membership. Documentation must be provided within 30 days after purchase date. Email to , fax to 303-828-0911, or mail to the NCECA office. If documentation is not provided within 30 days, an invoice will be generated for a balance due to equal Standard Membership fees.


UNDERGRADUATES and GRADUATES must be enrolled, degree-seeking students in a college or university.
POST-BACCALAUREATES are those who are taking courses in a certificate granting program within a college or university following the completion of an undergraduate degree. The purpose of the post baccalaureate program is to prepare for professional practice or acceptance into a graduate program.

Student status may be requested only during terms when actively enrolled in two or more courses. One of the following forms of documentation from the host institution is required:

Letter from the Registrar
Current transcript
Certificate of Enrollment
Additional documentation may be requested
The terms of student membership shall be limited at no more than;
Six total years for undergraduates
Four total years for graduate students
One year for Post Baccalaureates
  • Online Searchable Directory
    As a Student Member, the Online Searchable Member Directory will allow you to stay in touch with your friends and colleagues all year. You can now update your own contact information as soon as you change your address, phone number email or web site.
  • Members-only website access
    Members only content is being developed and will be available in the near future.
  • Member Event Posting
    Post information about your upcoming workshops, sales, openings or other newsworthy events on the NCECA website for public view.

      Please email the event details to
      Venue name and link to your website
      City, State of Event
      Title of Event
      Important Dates
      Description of 40 words or less
  • Members-only Pricing
    Conference Registrations, Calls for Exhibitions Entries, Publications, other Events and Merchandise.
  • Members-Only Discounts
    Ceramic Materials, Supplies, Shipping, Travel/Lodging and Business Services.
  • Annual Journal
    The NCECA Journal is published annually, and features excerpts from all presentations at the annual conference.


  • Conference Registration Discount
    discounted student registration rates for NCECA’s Annual Conference.
  • Student Scholarships
    student members are eligible to apply for undergraduate and graduate level fellowships and NCECA-sponsored scholarships to symposia and regional conferences.
  • NSJE Application Discount
    student members receive a discount on the application fee for the National Student Juried Exhibition, held annually at the national conference.

JOIN ONLINE for NCECA Student Membership

If you have any further questions regarding membership or want to consider a gift of NCECA Membership as a companion in the clay journey of someone special in your life, contact us at: or call 303 828-2811 or 866 266-2322 (Toll Free)


Mail-In Membership Forms:

Individual Membership Form PDF download PDFicon
Organization Membership Form PDF download PDFicon

If you have any further questions regarding membership you can contact us or call 303 828-2811 or 866 266-2322 (Toll Free)

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