Join the NPSC

We are the leading voice in promoting the transformation of knowledge from prevention science into effective and sustainable practices, systems and policies. Your investment will ensure the sustainability of our thriving organization, significantly build our capabilities and represent our mutual interests. There is real policy momentum for prevention right now, and with your help, we can be a voice for change.

With more than 800 members, the NPSC is represented across 48 states within the U.S.  Additionally, we have members located in Australia, Canada, Colombia, Puerto Rico, Iran, and the United Kingdom.

Membership Benefits Include:

  • 1st opportunity to register to our congressional events focusing on timely policies/topics (see prior events)

  • Platform to engage & leverage government relationships through our newly formed Congressional Prevention Policy Caucus

  • Discounts to our upcoming conferences

  • Access to educational/white papers on a broad range of evidence-based policies that reflect prevention science ideas & ideals

  • Access to scholarly presentations from our board members on a variety of prevention science related topics

  • Access to webinars on violence prevention through our speakers' bureau hosted by the NPSC Violence Prevention Working Group

  • Network with individuals who value and actively work to promote prevention and research-based evidence for improving social conditions via Tribe

  • Forums & FAQ library (e.g. NPSC members only forum on how to disseminate your research to policy makers)

  • Quarterly newsletter (first edition to be released in Summer 2020)

  • Opportunities to disseminate policy briefs, research papers, and deliverables to policy, research and practice communities through various channels.

  • Opportunity to leverage the NPSC, a premiere national authority on prevention science, to broaden the reach of your research and advocacy



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Perfect for institutional members including two individual memberships and a variety of promotional opportunities for the organization they represent



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Perfect for those who have retired from a professional career but still want to stay active with a non-profit



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Perfect for Undergraduate, Graduate, & Doctoral Students

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