Membership Classifications and Fees
1 Professional Members
Initiation (Entrance) Fee – One-Time 100.00
Annual Subscription Fee 200.00
2 Ordinary Members
Initiation (Entrance) Fee – One-Time 100.00
Annual Subscription Fee 200.00
3 Associate Members
Initiation (Entrance) Fee – One-Time 100.00
Annual Subscription Fee 60.00
4 Honorary Members
Initiation (Entrance) Fee – One-Time 5,000.00
Annual Subscription Fee
5 Advisors
Initiation (Entrance) Fee – One-Time
Annual Subscription Fee
Membership Qualification and Rights
a) Membership in this Association shall be open to men and women of at least 18 years of age residing or working in Singapore.
b) Applicants who have been elected to membership shall be classified by the Executive Committee. The membership of this Association may be divided into five classifications:  Professional, Ordinary, Associate, Advisors and Honorary members. All members will avoid speaking on subjects related to politics, religion, sex and racial issues that provoke social disharmony.
c) Professional members
Professional memberships shall be awarded to persons who have given a minimum of 10 talks to audience of 15 or more as part of a salaried position within the 12 months prior to applying for membership. Please enclose a letter from your employer indicating professional speaking presentations that you have given within the 12 months prior to application. Professional members shall be entitled to all rights and privileges of the A.S.P.S., including the right to vote and to hold office in the A.S.P.S., and shall share in its responsibilities.
d) Ordinary memberships
Ordinary memberships are awarded to persons who have given at least one talk in the last 12 months prior to applying for membership. Each application of Ordinary membership must come with evidence for the talk or presentation submitted in the application, which will be reviewed by the Executive Committee. Ordinary members shall be entitled to all rights and privileges of the A.S.P.S., including the right to vote and to hold office in the A.S.P.S., and shall share in its responsibilities.
e) Associate memberships
Associate memberships are accorded to persons who do not have any prior experience in speaking and who wish to develop their skills and competency in public speaking. Associate members shall be entitled to all rights and privileges of the A.S.P.S., except the right to vote and to hold office in the A.S.P.S., and shall share in its responsibilities.
f) Persons who are qualified or professional speakers may be appointed by the Excecutive Committee at its discretion to be Honorary Mmebers or Advisors of the A.S.P.S. Honorary Members and Advisors shall not have the right to vote or to hold office in A.S.P.S.
g) Applicants must be of sound character with no criminal record nor engaged in any unlawful activities.
h) The Executive Committee will decide on the application for membership

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