Join Us

Please visit: or mail payment to
P.O.Box 77174
Washington, DC 20013
Local Dues:
$60.00 – Professional/ Registered Architect
$40.00 – Associate/ Intern Architect
$50.00 – Allied Professional
$15.00 – Student
$200.00 – Company Representative For National Dues


NOMA is continuously striving to strengthen the organization, local chapters across the country and the members that we serve. Below is a list of the individual benefits NOMA offers you as a member:

  • National voice for minority architects
  • Nationwide networking and job opportunities
  • Nationwide internship and graduate education opportunities
  • Up close and personal relationships with minority Fellows of the AIA
  • Annual national conference, with the opportunity to fellowship w/ professionals and students from across the country (and the world)
  • National competition that highlights minority student and professional accomplishments
  • Free subscription to the National NOMA Architectural magazine
  • Free subscription to Black Enterprise magazine
  • Discounted Architectural Registration Exam (ARE) study materials
  • Access to Working Advantage member rewards program
  • National NOMA Job Center (
  • National web site with various resources for all areas and levels of the profession

And that is just the beginning! NOMA membership is the most effective and beneficial when you are active in your local chapter. Local NOMA chapters offer mentorship and local networking opportunities as well as programs tailored to interests particular to your city, state, college or university. If you have not done so already, please contact the chapter in your area and get active.

If you prefer to join using regular mail please download and print theĀ Mail-in Application Form.

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If you have any questions about joining NOMA
or developing a chapter, please feel free to
contact the Membership Chair at