Organizations are eligible if they are federal, state/provincial, county, city, public schools, institutions of higher learning, commissions, boards, governmental hospitals, public authorities or institutions.
Each member agency shall be represented by a professional representative who is currently and directly involved with the public procurement profession. This individual shall be designated as the "Agency Representative". The Agency Representative shall determine, through the membership dues structure, which employees of the agency are entitled to receive member benefits. All persons designated as Agency Members are entitled to all the privileges of membership, which include petitioning and voting rights, eligibility to serve as a member of a national committee, and eligibility to serve as a member or officer of the Board of Directors.
Each purchasing organization shall have its own membership and shall not be included under another (blanket) membership.
Please note that NIGP Chapter membership does not entitle an agency or individual to an NIGP National membership.