Student Membership

The International Society for Performance Improvement is proud to support student research and professional development through ongoing initiatives and programs. We want students to feel they can be part of our community, and are able to take full advantage of the many opportunities, products, and services that ISPI offers. ISPI has taken the following steps to support student engagement and educational opportunities.

Student Discount Rate

ISPI is pleased to offer 50% off all ISPI products and services (Membership, Conference, CPT, etc…).


ISPI now allows Volunteers who are members at the Gold, Silver, or Bronze levels to volunteer with the Society. Volunteering is a wonderful way to make meaningful connections with the Society as well as members.


ISPI encourages all students to publish in one of our three publications: PerformanceXpressPerformance Improvement JournalPerformance Improvement Quarterly.


ISPI is proud to recognize student research in the field of Performance Improvement through the opportunity to apply for the Outstanding Research/Student Research Award and the Distinguished Dissertation Award as part of the annual Award of Excellence.


To qualify for the student discount, you must be continually enrolled in a degree awarding program and will need to include the following information in an email to

  • Proof of continuous enrollment in a degree-seeking program.
  • A completed ISPI Credit Card Authorization Form.
  • If applying for membership at the student rate, please indicate which level of membership you are interested in. You can view the benefits of each membership tier here.

Below are the current student discount rates for ISPI products and services. If you have any questions about pricing or other ISPI products and services, please email:

*Refund Policy: Any requests for refunds will be processed as a credit to membership accounts. Credits may be put toward any ISPI event or product, and will never expire.

*Membership fees are non-transferable
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