Choose What Works For You

ATA offers 1, 2, or 3-year membership terms and a variety of convenient payment plan options to save you time and money. Most ATA members are companies who take advantage of General Membership, which provides the largest range of benefits and voting rights on association business.

General Member

For end-product manufacturers, suppliers, fabricators, rental, or similar companies are segmented by class based on company gross revenue and type. Includes unlimited access for all employees to member-only content and member discounts. Includes membership in an unlimited number of divisions or committees.

Annual Dues:

For Class 1-7 Supplier, Distributor, and Converter Companies: $575-$3,500

For Class 1-7 End Product and All other Companies: $550-$3,300

Affiliate Member

For universities, training schools, design firms and consultants whose primary area of work is not in the specialty fabrics and technical textiles industry. Includes membership in an unlimited number of divisions or committees.

Annual Dues: $375

Individual Member

For individuals not employed by a manufacturer, supplier, fabricator or rental company in the specialty fabrics and technical textiles industry.

Annual Dues: $175

Council Member

Geosynthetics Materials Association (GMA) and U.S. Industrial and Narrow Fabrics Institute (USINFI) have additional dues specifically related to their lobbying activities.​

Annual Dues:

GMA-Distributor Level: $640

GMA-Manufacturer Level: $2,670

GMA-Executive Level: $16,000

USINFI for Affiliate/Class 1-2 Members: $250

USINFI for Class 3-4 Members: $550

USINFI for Class 5-7 Members: $1,100

Chapter Member

This applies to qualified company membership in ATA Japan.

Annual Dues: $250

Student Member

Free to students enrolled in industry-related education, for the duration of their degree program and connects students with a varied marketplace of education and resources to supplement their degree. The student membership is designed to offer students exclusive access to webinars, mentoring, and more. Learn More

Annual Dues: FREE

Education Institution Member

ATA is committed to helping your students find opportunities in the specialty and advanced textiles industry. Join ATA for FREE as a supporting education institution, and we will work together to supplement your institution’s curriculum and student placement resources. Learn More

Annual Dues: FREE

Digital Content Member

For individuals not employed by an ATA member company, we offer a Digital Content Membership that provides individuals access to all our magazine content, searchable database for a low monthly fee.​ Learn More

Annual Dues: $100


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Please contact a membership representative at or +1 800 486 3947.