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SPN Membership

Membership Benefits

  • Specialized continuing education activities through the annual convention
  • Member discounts on education activities and other SPN products and services
  • Six issues of the Journal of Pediatric Nursing, SPN's official journal, which publishes the latest information on the nursing care of children
  • Six issues of SPN News, an informative newsletter designed to keep members aware of current issues and Society business
  • Networking opportunities through the SPN website
  • Ongoing communication with other pediatric healthcare professional through the pediatric listserv
  • Annual awards programs recognizing excellence in education, practice, and research
  • Member scholarship and research grant programs
  • Networking and continuing education opportunities through local chapters
  • A group discount for five or more new members joining at the Regular-One Year rate

Corporate Membership Benefits

  • Quarter-page ads in three issues of the SPN Enews per year
  • Website links on the SPN website
  • Discounted rate on exhibit space at the SPN annual convention
  • Full page, B&W ad in the SPN Convention Program Guide
  • Annual recognition as a Corporate Member in the Journal of Pediatric Nursing
  • First choice of convention sponsorship opportunities
  • Five subscriptions to the Journal of Pediatric Nursing (six issues per year)

Group Discounts
Discounts for new members only. A minimum of five individuals is required to qualify for the discount of $20 off the Regular - One Year Membership; this applies to each application.

If you wish to pay online one credit card must pay for the entire group or you may pay individually by mail. Print the PDF version of the application form and mail it in with your payment.

Chapter Pricing
If you join a local chapter, annual dues are $20 per year (added to the National dues). There is no obligation to join a chapter. If there is no local chapter in your area, you may join national only.

Membership Types for SPN


Services Offered


Regular - One Year Membership

Regular - One year membership

For those with a current license to practice as a registered nurse and currently employed or interested in pediatric nursing. Regular members are eligible to vote and may hold office.


Regular - Two Year Membership

Regular - Two Year Membership


Regular - Three Year Membership

Regular - Three Year Membership


Associate Membership

Associate Membership

For licensed practical or vocational nurses currently employed or interested in pediatric nursing. Associate members may not vote or hold office.


Student Membership

Student Membership

For full-time graduate or undergraduate student enrolled in a professional nursing program and interested in pediatric nursing. Student members may not vote or hold office.


Corporate Membership

Regular membership benefits
(excluding the right to vote and hold office).


Retired Membership

Retired membership
For those who are 65 years of age or older.