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Benefits of Membership

Through membership in the Association of Inspectors General, you will join other professionals interested in promoting accountability and integrity in government.  Benefits of membership include:

  • A network of qualified and dedicated officials and researchers
  • Professional contacts which can help enhance your career
  • The Association’s online newsletter which contains information about the Inspector General community.
  • Members-only access to our website.
  • Discounts on registration for Association conferences and training institutes.
  • A private online record of your participation in continuing professional education and your professional certifications.
  • Improvement of your professional knowledge and skills, and
  • Opportunity to contribute to the development of best practices.

Anyone of good character, honor and integrity who subscribes to the purposes and objectives of the Association may become a member.  There are four categories of membership:

  • Individual membership entitles the member to receive all membership benefits including voting rights.
  • Agency membership is open to governmental agencies and entitles six employees of the agency for the price of five memberships to receive all membership benefits including voting rights.
  • Chapter membership is available in our local chapters.
  • Student membership is open to students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate curriculum at a college or university. Student members receive all membership benefits excluding voting rights.

What is the cost of membership?

The following types of memberships are offered:

    • Individual – $75/year
    • Agency – $375/year for 6 memberships; $75 for each additional membership.
    • Chapter – prices vary/year – Listings available on Membership Dues Payment Page (see below)
    • Student – $15

*Administrate fee required for certified members who only join one of the Chapters of the Association – $20/year

Membership Term

  • July 1 2014 to June 30 2015

How can I join?

  • Click Here for the Membership Dues Payment Page to join the association and or one of its ten chapters.

Requirements for Certified Members

  • The Association requires that in order to keep certifications in “active” status, all Certified Inspectors General ® (CIG), Certified Inspectors General Auditors ® (CIGA), Certified Inspectors General Investigators ® (CIGI) must maintain membership in the Association and complete Continuing Professional Education credits.
  • Click here for more details about these requirements