Applying for Membership and Membership Renewal

Join the largest practical and professional ethics community. Connect with ethics educators from a variety of business, academic, and governmental settings. Build your ethics leadership skills and collaborate with other members in the field.

If you would like to join the association or renew your membership, please fill out the form below.  After filling out the form, you will have three options to pay: by credit card, check, or electronic transfer. Payment instructions are below.

Application Form


Personal Information

Membership Information


Institutional Information

If applying for individual membership, you can ignore this section


Current APPE Annual Dues Structure

Individual Memberships
based on individual income
<$25K $50
$25K-$40K $75
$41K-75K $100
$76K-100K $150
$101K-150K $200
>$150K $250
Student $25
Individual Donor Memberships
Includes a donation to APPE and receives special recognition in APPE publications.
Supporting Individual Members $275
Sustaining Individual Member $375
Lifetime Individual Member – retired $1,000
Distinguished Lifetime Individual Member – retired $5,000
Institutional Memberships
Institutional Member $250 (includes 1 additional membership)
Supporting Institutional Member $450 (includes 2 additional memberships)
Sustaining Institutional Member $650 (includes 4 additional memberships)
Organizational Sponsor Member – This is an Institutional Donor Level $2,000 (includes 10 additional memberships)

Payment Options
After filling out and submitting the application form to the left. Please pay via one of these three options. Your application is not complete until you submit payment.

1. Credit Card (online) – After submitting filling out the form, click here to access our online payment portal.

2. Mail: Please mail a check drawn from a U.S. financial institution to:  APPE, P.O. Box 37, Greencastle, IN 46135. Do not send checks drawn on foreign bank accounts. We can only accept checks drawn on U.S. Bank Accounts.

3. Electronic bank transfer: Please contact the APPE office for banking information and instructions. Foreign bank transfers will have an additional bank processing fee.

*The information you provide with your membership will be used in planning Association activities. Your address information and description will be included in the Member Directory.

Membership Surveys

Below are the results of our Association-wide membership survey, conducted in June-July, 2017.

Executive Summary & Executive Action Plan

2017 Survey Results
(Close-ended results only)