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Become A Member

Take The Lead

FPRA membership puts you in contact with more than 1,400 public relations practitioners in Florida who are available through e-mail or telephone.

Develop Professionally

Highly educational monthly luncheon programs feature speakers on a variety of topics relevant to public relations and related professions. We also host PRUniversity, a full-day professional development seminar.


Most members never really explore all the enriching benefits and values of FPRA. For complete information about the Florida Public Relations Association, please visit



A limited number of membership scholarships are also available through the Southwest Florida Chapter.  Scholarship recipients are selected based on need and chapter involvement.  For an overview of membership benefits, or to apply for a scholarship, please contact Jessica Potts, President-Elect/Membership Chair



There’s always something going on in FPRA! If you are interested in serving on a committee, please contact Heidi Taulman, APR, past president.


To apply for membership in FPRA, please print the 2015-2016 Member Application, fill it out in its entirety, and return it to:

Return completed application to the FPRA State Office located at: 40 Sarasota Center Blvd., Suite 107, Sarasota, FL 34240 or email to or fax to (941) 906-1556.

If you have any questions about membership chair please contact Jessica  Potts, President-Elect/Membership chair

Please remember to include:
A copy of your resume
A check or credit card number for the appropriate dues, and the processing fee.



Any person professionally qualified by education, who has graduated within the past 12 months from an accredited college or university with a degree in a related field of public relations/communications, devotes at least 50% or more of his/her working time to public relations activities, and pays his/her own dues shall be eligible for the student-to-professional membership. This membership is available for a maximum of one year from date of joining. 2015 Student To Professional Member Application