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Membership Categories

Diamond Member

Organizations that elect to become Diamond members of the Association make a clear commitment and investment in the growth of the biotechnology industry in NJ by supporting legislative and regulatory efforts, life science business activities, business networking and education. Dues are $25,000.

Platinum Member

Organizations that chose to become Platinum members demonstrate their interest in fostering the growth of biotechnology in NJ along the entire spectrum of activities supported by the Association. Dues are $12,000.

Core Member

Any corporation, partnership, association or other entity, with research and development activities that principally involve biotechnology or pharmaceutical research and development, manufacturing, diagnostics, drug discovery and technology transfer is eligible for Core Membership. These members have voting rights. Dues are based upon the total number of people employed by the company.

  • $250 for fewer than 5 employees
  • $500 for 5-20 employees
  • $1,500 for 21-50 employees
  • $3,500 for 51-99 employees
  • $5,000 for 100-200 employees
  • $6,000 for greater than 200 employees

Associate Member

Any corporation, partnership, association or other entity with a substantial portion of business activities involving the provision of services or products of benefit to companies whose principal business is biotechnology, is eligible for Associate Membership. Dues are based upon the total number of people employed by the company.

  • $750 for fewer than 10 employees
  • $1,500 for 10-50
  • $3,000 for 51-99 employees
  • $4,000 for 100-199 employees
  • $5,000 for 200-299 employees
  • $6,000 for greater than 300 employees

Institutional Member

Any non-profit institution not generally eligible for Core Membership, working in support of biotechnology, is eligible as an Institutional Member. Dues are $1,000.

International Member

Any company/organization without a New Jersey location that is interested in supporting and interacting with the New Jersey biosciences community may be eligible for International Membership. Dues are $1,000.

Individual Member

This category is reserved for individuals only with no company affiliation. Dues are $100.

Student Member

Any student currently enrolled in college or graduate school with an interest in biotechnology is eligible for Student Membership. Dues are $50.