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Association Classifications, Dues and Application Information

For Publishers:
Voting Member 
Small Press Associate
International Associate

For Industry Service Companies:
Industry Affiliate 

For Industry Alumni:
Individual Affiliate 

All association applications require approval of the ECPA Board of Directors.


For Publishers

Voting Member
REQUEST APPLICATION

For publishers of evangelical Christian literature* located in the U.S. with net sales of such literature greater than $1M. A letter of recommendation from an officer of a current ECPA Voting Member is required.

* any book, Bible, curriculum, magazine, periodical, electronic literature, or other content which promotes, encourages, confirms, defends or establishes an individual in his/her Christian belief or evangelical Christianity in general, and is not in conflict with the Association's Statement of Faith.


If applying for a Voting Membership, please review the following:

Article II of the Bylaws
ECPA Statement of Faith
ECPA's General Principles & Practices
ECPA Bible Publishers Statement (for Bible publishers)

 

Small Press Associate
REQUEST APPLICATION

For publishers of evangelical Christian literature (* see description above) with annual sales less than $1M. A letter of recommendation from an officer of a current ECPA Voting Member is required. Annual Dues: $600

If applying for a Small Press Membership, please review the following:

Article II of the Bylaws
ECPA Statement of Faith
ECPA's General Principles & Practices
ECPA Bible Publishers Statement (for Bible publishers)


International Associate
REQUEST APPLICATION

For companies or business entities engaged in the publication of evangelical Christian literature in countries outside of the United States or in languages other than English. A letter of recommendation from an officer of a current ECPA Voting Member is required. Annual Dues: $300 

 

If applying for an International Associate, please review the following:

Article II of the Bylaws
ECPA Statement of Faith
ECPA's General Principles & Practices
ECPA Bible Publishers Statement (for Bible publishers)

 

For Industry Service Companies

Industry Affiliate
REQUEST APPLICATION

Related businesses that serve our industry. Two business references required. Prefer at least one reference be an ECPA member publisher or a member of the general book publishing industry.

  • For companies serving our industry with more than five employees. Annual Dues $1300
  • For companies serving our industry with up to five employees. Annual Dues $600
  • For self-employed individuals with companies that serve our industry with only themselves as an employee. Annual Dues $300

If applying for an Affiliate Membership, please review the following:

Article II of the Bylaws
ECPA's General Principles & Practices

 

For Industry Alumni

Individual Affiliate
REQUEST APPLICATION

  • Individual affiliate are offered to persons who have been active in the Association in past years and who are no longer involved in Christian publishing or are retired and who personally subscribe to the Association's Statement of Faith. A letter of recommendation from an officer of a current ECPA Voting Member is required. 

If applying for an Alumni membership, please review the following:

Article II of the Bylaws
ECPA Statement of Faith
ECPA's General Principles & Practices

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