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    Membership Benefits
    With an active membership to the HRMA of Central MA Chapter, you will have access to free monthly meetings, networking with local HR colleagues, and a dual membership with NEHRA.

    Interested in joining HRMA of Central Massachusetts?
    Individual members can sign up today by completing the online Membership Application. 

    If you are interested in a Corporate Membership, have a representative from your HR department complete the Corporate Member Application and each person in your department complete the Membership Application.

    Questions about membership can be sent to [email protected] 

    2018-2019 MEMBERSHIP DUES

    Professional or Associate Member and current SHRM Member: $165

    Professional or Associate Member and not current SHRM Member: $195

    Consultant Member: $220

    Student Member: $50

    Small Business: $100

    Corporate Membership: $525 (maximum of six (6), additional members are $75 each)

    • The membership year ends June 30
    • If you are joining the current program year after January 1 - all memberships except Student are discounted at 50% off
    • Rates for the upcoming membership year begin July 1

    Join HRMA of Central Massachusetts

    Professional: Meets one or more of the following criteria:

    • currently employed in the field of Human Resources Management
    • responsible for human resources function within an organization
    • faculty member at an accredited university or college with 3+ years teaching experience in human resources management
    • certified by the HR Certification Institute and/or the Society for Human Resources Management

    $170 with current, active SHRM membership
    $200 without SHRM membership

    Associate: Individuals who do not meet the qualifications of the other categories of membership, and who meet one or more of the following criteria:

    • demonstrate a bona fide interest in the human resource field and the mission of the Chapter
    • offer a human resource-related service or product

    $170 with current, active SHRM membership
    $200 without SHRM membership

    Consultant: Meets one of the following criteria:

    • 3+ years' experience in consulting to clients on human resources matters
    • 3+ years' experience counseling clients on employment and/or labor laws


    Corporate: Professional or Associate HR members from the same organization  *HRMA reserves the right to limit membership 


    Student: Meets one or more of the following criteria:

    • member of a student chapter affiliated with SHRM
    • an active student enrolled full- or part-time in the equivalent of at least six (6) credit hours per semester at an accredited university or college (must submit proof of enrollment)