The membership of the Plant Growth Regulation Society (PGRSA) includes a mixture of basic and applied scientists, natural product and new product chemists, molecular geneticists and field researchers, marketing specialists, research and development and regulatory personnel, enzymologists, and whole plant physiologists from around the world. The PGRSA strives to build relationships between university, industry, and government with a common goal of regulating plant growth and development to improve crop yield and quality in a safe, environmentally sound, and efficient manner. Membership is open to all who are interested in the concept and practice of plant growth regulation and other related scientific disciplines.

When registering, be certain to complete both pages of the application.

 

PGRSA Individual Membership

Individual membership dues support the basic membership services provided by the Plant Growth Regulation Society of America (PGRSA).

Benefits
  • Access to various books and handbooks published by the PGRSA, back issues of the PGRSA Quarterly, and Proceedings of the PGRSA Annual Conferences
  • PGRSA updates and announcements
  • Voting rights for the election of officers and to enact changes to the PGRSA by-laws
  • Students attending the PGRSA Annual Conference are eligible to compete for Travel Awards and Outstanding Student Paper & Poster Awards
  • Receive and be listed in the PGRSA membership directory
  • Discounted annual conference registration fee
 

PGRSA Sustaining Membership

Corporations, organizations and individuals are invited to become Sustaining Members of the Plant Growth Regulation Society of America (PGRSA). Sustaining membership dues support the basic PGRSA membership services and contribute to the overall operation of the society.

Benefits
  • All the services and privileges provided to individual PGRSA members
  • Provided with pre-conference publicity, including a listing in the PGRSA Annual Conference program and a table-top display area at the conference
  • Issued an invitation to the Sustaining Members Breakfast with the PGRSA Steering Committee at the PGRSA Annual Conference; you will be invited to provide input concerning the goals and direction of the PGRSA at this time
  • Obtain priority to speak during the Industry Update Session of the PGRSA Annual Conference
  • Listed in the proceedings of the PGRSA Annual Conference
  • Provided with an online listing, complete with logo and a link to your website, on the PGRSA website
  • Two (2) discounted annual conference registrations for employees

Sustaining Membership Levels

Sustaining membership levels provides additional recognition at the annual meeting, and premium positioning of sustaining member updates. Each level may have multiple sponsors.

Bronze $750
  • Breakfast Sponsor
  • Logo on Sponsor Signage
  • Quarter page ad in the Conference Program
  • Entitles member to 2-member rate conference registrations
Silver $1250
  • Lunch Sponsor
  • Logo on Sponsor Signage
  • Quarter page ad in the Conference Program
  • Entitles member to 2-member rate conference registrations
Gold $2500
  • Sponsor of the Business Lunch (consider rebranding)
  • Opportunity to give a short presentation or provide a few slides for a PowerPoint during the Business Lunch
  • Poster Reception Sponsor
  • Logo on Sponsor Signage
  • Half page ad in the Conference Program
  • Entitles member to 2-member rate conference registrations
Platinum $5000
  • Sponsor of Welcome Reception
  • Opportunity to give a short presentation or provide a few slides for a PowerPoint during the Welcome Reception
  • Poster Reception Sponsor
  • Logo on Sponsor Signage
  • Full page ad in the Conference Program
  • Entitles member to 2-member rate conference registrations

For further information about Sustaining Membership, please contact Sonja Maki, Executive Secretary, PGRSA Steering Committee.

Additional Sponsorship Opportunities

Young Scientist Award ($2500)

  • Provides registration, airfare, and monetary award, and hotel for outstanding young scientist award winner. Winner selected by program committee based on nominations.
  • Sponsor of session where Young Scientist Award Winner is the keynote.
  • Sponsor signage with logo in session.

Historical Perspectives Award ($2500)

  • Provides registration, airfare, and monetary award, and hotel for historical perspectives award winner. Winner selected by program committee based on nominations.
  • Sponsor of session where Historical Perspectives Winner is the keynote.
  • Sponsor signage with logo in session.

For further information about the Young Scientist or Historical Perspectives sponsorships, please contact Tim Spann, Business Manager, PGRSA Steering Committee.

Sustaining Members