Corporate Member Benefits

A Corporate level member is a distinct membership category for companies, state/provincial agencies, school systems, non-profit agencies, and other entities that serve those who are blind and visually impaired, provide products or services; and support the mission of AER.

Whether your goal is to foster business relationships, grow professionally or connect with a community of excellence, an AER Corporate Membership is right for you. Membership not only helps your staff stay ahead of the learning curve, but also provides marketing benefits and so much more.

Smart businesses and organizations make decisions and drive business performance with a data-driven philosophy. Belonging to AER demonstrates that to your entire business and consumers. With the multitude of member resources available, AER membership consistently provides value well above your dues investment. An investment in Corporate Membership in AER is a wise strategic decision. Join today and be a part of it all…a community of excellence!

Corporate Member benefits include, but not limited to:

  • Subscriptions to:
    • JVIB – Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness
    • AER The Voice, AER’s monthly e-newletter
    • AER Viewpoint, AER’s weekly online news brief
  • Job Exchange
    • Opportunities to post announcements about job openings at a significant discount in our newsletter and online job lboard
  • Advertising
    • Discounts on advertising in AER’s International Conference material
    • Access to special sponsorship packages at AER conferences and meetings
  • Discounts on:
    • Exhibit booth space at AER’s Biennial International Conference and other AER conferences
    • Conference registration fees for up to three employees to attend the AER International Conference at member rates – a $390 value
  • Plus:
    • Up to three FREE Division memberships – a $30 value and so much more

Corporate Membership Dues:
Dues range from $605 – $755 per year. This is a non-voting member category.

State Schools for the Blind — $630/year
State/Provincial/Federal Agencies for the Blind — $630/year
Companies or Organization – less than $700,000 annual budget — $605/year
Companies or Organization – $700,000-$1,500,000 annual budget — $630/year
Companies or Organization – $1,500,001-$3,000,000 annual budget — $655/year
Companies or Organization – $3,000,001-$5,000,000 annual budget — $705/year
Companies or Organization – more than $5,000,000 annual budget — $755/year

 

Corporate Member Application – Word
Corporate Member Application – PDF