Student Membership

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AANP Student Membership gives you an advantage in reaching your academic and professional goals. Whether just starting out or furthering your education, AANP offers a variety of membership categories to meet your needs. Become a member today!

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Student Member Benefits

Education & Career Essentials

  • Exclusive member rates on professional liability and health insurance for students.
  • Discounted registration fee for the AANP National Conference, featuring educational sessions and workshops conducted by expert faculty.
  • $75 discount on AANP Certification program applications for FNP, ANP and GNP exams. Electronic verification of certification is available.
  • Access to AANP JobCenter, a web-based career placement service for NP job seeks and employers.
  • Career Starter single year discounted professional membership, available for recent graduates of NP programs, designed to ease financial transition from student to practicing NP.


  • Continuous, proactive advocacy and expert health policy leadership by AANP Government Affairs Staff.

Subscriptions & Tools

  • Free access to Canopy Medical Translator, enabling you to communicate with patients in Spanish, Chinese, Arabic and more.
  • Free subscription to AANP SmartBrief, a daily email summary of professional and industry news for NPs.
  • Discounted rate on Prescriber’s Letter VIP Member Service.
  • Free subscription to the online version of the monthly, scholarly, peer-reviewed Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (JAANP).
  • Free online subscription to the peer-reviewed, clinical journal, The Journal for Nurse Practitioners (JNP).

More Opportunities!

  • Scholarship and grant opportunities.
  • AANP | Member Advantages Program
    Travel and leisure goods and services
    Automobile and homeowners insurance
  • Denise Austin Program
    50% discount to Denise Austin's 10-week 360 Plan
    20% discount for member's patients

Student Membership Categories

Annual Dues: $ 55

Student Members are members currently enrolled in an entry-level program that prepares nurse practitioners. Student Members shall have the right to vote in state elections.  Student members desiring to seek state office must be an AANP member in good standing for the 12 months previous to the date on which the call for nominations begins.

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Annual Dues: $ 95

Post Master's Student Members are nurse practitioners who have returned to school for further education. Post Master's members shall have the right to vote and hold elected office at the national and state levels.  Post Master's members desiring to seek state or national office must be an AANP member in good standing for the 12 months previous to the date on which the call for nominations begins.

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Tax Information

AANP dues are not deductible as a charitable contribution for U.S. federal income tax purposes, but may be deductible as a professional expense. AANP estimates that 5% of your dues are not deductible because of AANP's lobbying activities on behalf of its members.