Become a member of the most dynamic national group of students, professionals, advisors, and friends who are working toward eliminating disparities in education and achievement in engineering.  Join the national NSBE organization today!

Membership Types​

Professional (Technical professional and graduate students)

  • Dues: $50.00/annual to NSBE national, plus $50/annual to NSBE Pro-PDX


  • Dues: $1,200 (12-month installment plan OR one-time fee )

International (NSBE Jr., Collegiate, and Professionals that reside outside of the U.S. and Canada; This membership type does not apply to international students attending college within the U.S. or Canada)

  • Dues: Complimentary

Note: The NSBE membership year spans August 1 – July 31.  The membership fee is nonrefundable. By submitting your membership application, you acknowledge that the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) World Headquarters office is not liable for the collection or refund of any chapter-related fees. These additional fees may include chapter dues and/or tuition.

Note: While NSBE Pro-PDX is currently only able to accept professional-level memberships, junior- and collegiate-level memberships are available through the national organization.


Member Benefits


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For more information about the benefits, visit the national page here.

Join NSBE Today


To become a member with NSBE Pro-PDX, you will first need to sign up with the national organization. To do so, you can get in touch with the Pro-PDX board through our contact form on the website, and we will help you through the process. Alternatively, you can simply do the following:
1.     Log in to NSBEConnect
2.     Select New Membership
3.     Fill out membership application
4.     Complete payment
5.     Confirmation email will be sent 

Secondly, you will need to sign up for membership with the NSBE Pro-PDX chapter. Please get in touch with us directly, and we will get you set up.

Renew/Reinstate your Membership


If you are/were a NSBE member, you will need to:
1.     Log in to NSBEConnect
2.     Select Renew Membership
3.     Update your profile
4.     Complete payment
5.     Confirmation email will be sent


To renew/reinstate your membership with the NSBE Pro-PDX chapter, please contact us directly.
For questions to NSBE’s frequently asked questions, visit the national page here. If you have additional questions, please contact the national organization directly at

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