Membership

 

Membership Chair
 
 
 
 
Would you like to become an NJRID member or learn more about the benefits of NJRID membership?
 
 
Benefits of Membership
NJRID thanks you for your interest in our organization! In the meantime, check out the benefits of membership.
The New Jersey Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf can provide you with valuable networking opportunities with professional interpreters in a supportive environment.
 
Your membership benefits will include:
 
·       Your listing in our ONLINE NJRID Directory
·       The Real ASL Weekend
o   A weekend of immersion into the language and culture of the Deaf community. 
·       Biennial Conference
o   A statewide conference with opportunities to learn, network and have fun.     
o   Frequent workshops on various topics in the field.
o   The Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf offers tracking systems to record all continuing education units.
o    NJRID is an approved CMP sponsor.
·       Professional Development Opportunities
o   A quarterly newsletter packed with information about what's going on in the field of interpretation in the state of New Jersey. 
·       RID CMP (certification maintenance program) Sponsorship Services
·       Web Site
·       The Mediator
·       Open Board Meetings
·       General Meetings
·       Member discounts to workshops and conferences
·       Professional Networking
 
 
Options and Rates​
NJRID is offering the following types of membership in this fiscal year (July 1 2015 - June 30 2016):
 
 Category
Dues
 Description
 Certified
 $30
 For Interpreters and Transliterators who
  • currently hold a valid RID or NAD-III, -IV, or -V certificate
  • are current national RID members [Membership will verify]
 Certified members have full voting privileges.
 Associate
 $30
 For individuals who
  • are actively engaged in interpreting or transliteration
  • do not hold an RID or NAD-III, -IV, or -V certificate
  • are current national RID members [Membership will verify]
 Associate members have full voting privileges.
 Student
 $15
 For students currently enrolled in an interpreter training program
 [copy of   schedule required]
 Student members do not have voting privileges.
 Supporting
 $25
 For individuals with interest in supporting the goals, purposes
 and activities of NJRID, Inc. 
 Supporting members do not have voting privileges.
 Organizational
 $60
 For organizations with interest in supporting the goals, purposes
 and activities of NJRID, Inc. 
 Organizational members do not have voting privileges.
 
Signup Online
Members can sign up right here online! The first screen will collect some information about you. The second screen will give you instructions for submitting your payment (online by PayPal). RID status will be verified by the Membership chair. Membership will request any additional documentation needed.  
To pay by check download this form and follow instructions at the bottom of the form. 
 
If you're already a member and are looking to renew, do not fill out this form. Instead, log in using your email and password. Then update your status if needed and proceed to payment. 
Ready to sign up?
 
 
 For students currently enrolled in an interpreter training program [copy of schedule required]
 Student members do not have voting privileges.