Individual MemberS will receive FATE e-newsletters and e-blasts, and the FATE-in-Review publication. Members may also request to submit institutional foundations search opportunities on FATE's website.


Institutional Memberships offer two faculty members regular membership, FATE e-newsletters and e-blasts, five copies of the FATE-in-Review publication to be distributed to interested colleagues and graduate students and institution names listed on FATE's website and biennial conference program. Institutional Members may also request to submit institutional foundations search opportunities on FATE's website.  Current Institutional Members are found HERE

FATE membership dues, either Individual & Institutional, cover a two year-period from January 1st of the year of purchase through December 31st of the following year.

Membership is required to attend FATE conferences.

Membership Options:



  • FATE e-blasts

  • the FATE-in-Review publication

  • can attend conferences


$150 covers

2 Faculty Members



  • FATE  e-blasts

  • FATE-in-Review publications

  • may submit institutional foundations search opportunities for FATE's website

  • can attend conferences

Payment: FATE's goal is to process all or most of our membership online therefore FATE does not usually accept personal checks. In the occasion checks are accepted, checks returned for any reason are subject to a $25.00 service charge plus any banking penalties

​**Graduate students, please submit a copy of their current and validated university ID with their completed membership application in order to receive the special graduate student rate. Please pay online and then email copy to 

Renew or Join: You may join or renew membership at any time during the calendar year but membership will only cover the current two year membership period.

Renewal notices: Renewal notices will be emailed in November of the year membership expires. Members that remain unpaid by February 15th of their renewal year will be dropped from membership.

Questions about Membership? Please contact FATE's Vice President of Membership, Colleen Merrill at Please allow 48 hours for a response. 
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