NAWB Membership

A smart investment to help your organization grow.

We take great pride at NAWB in cultivating personal relationships with all of our members and work closely with our strategic partners to provide the tools and resources you need to be successful. 

At no time has the need for vision, leadership, and impact been more critical to our continued operational and strategic success, and NAWB has aligned our services and tools to maximize membership benefits during this critical time.

  • Advocacy: NAWB’s advocacy efforts focus on educating Congressional members and White House officials about the impacts of the workforce system in their local communities and how areas are successfully planning and executing WIOA to maximize economic impact.
  • Communications and Outreach: NAWB’s award-winning communications tools continually inform America about the great innovations and customer successes of the workforce system.
  • WIOA Technical Assistance: Turn to NAWB as the expert in understanding the intricacies of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.  NAWB has engaged Public Consulting Group in a joint partnership to respond to requests for technical assistance that provides members with the knowledge to support local priorities into successful execution.
  • Capacity Building: WIOA requires that workforce stakeholders up their game in leading and convening stakeholders in education and economic development to build regional economies.  Through professional development, boot camps, and one-day events, NAWB’s partnerships with national experts ensure that members have the skills and capacity ready for the next level of leadership.
  • Preferred Member Discounts: NAWB establishes relationships with national workforce and services providers. Members can leverage these strategic partnerships to save money at the local level. View available discounts »

Whether you’re a Workforce Investment Development Board or an organization with a keen interest in workforce development, get connected with us today.


Select the membership type below that best fits your organization, and click the Join button to get started. If you have any questions, please contact us.

Local or State Workforce Board

NAWB's mission is to support its members through a comprehensive program of advocacy, training and technical assistance (TTA), communication, and strategic partnerships to promote the advancement of our nation's workforce. NAWB membership grants exclusive access to world-class leadership development opportunities, regular policy updates from Washington, professional development opportunities, peer-to-peer networking, technical assistance, advocacy, and more.

This dues category is based on your WIOA funding dollars.

Total Budget Dues Amount
$1 - $999,999 $900
$1M to <$2M $1,000
$2M to <$3M $1,250
$3M to <$5M $1,800
$5M to <$7M $2,100
$7M to <$10M $2,300
$10M to <$15M $2,500
$15M+ $3,000

Join as Local or State Workforce Board

State and Regional Affiliate

Affiliate memberships are open to organizations other than workforce development boards that which to connect with the workforce system. They can include businesses and employers, educational institutions, and community-based organizations.

Annual Dues are a set fee of $1,500.00.

Join as State and Regional Affiliate

National Affiliate

Affiliate memberships are open to organizations other than workforce development boards that which to connect with the workforce system. They can include businesses and employers, educational institutions, and community-based organizations.

Annual Dues are a set fee of $2,000.00.

Join as National Affiliate