Membership is the best way to get involved in the Council and for us to get to know you better! Our members range from students to industry leaders to families to world travelers. We invite you to join us as a member and let us bring the world to you.

Member Benefits:

  • Events that explore today’s most topical global issues
  • An active network of people who share your interest in global affairs
  • Exclusive invitations to member-only events, roundtables and receptions
  • Reduced member prices for Council programs and events
  • Access to exciting business, educational, and independent travel opportunities
  • Discounts on publications such as Foreign Affairs, The New Yorker, The Economist, Foreign Policy, and more
  • Invitations to the Annual World Affairs Councils of America National Conference

MEMBERSHIP LEVELS

Individual

Individual

Perfect for an individual looking to join a diverse network of global citizens, you will receive member pricing at Council events, invitations to members-only & networking events, publication discounts and access to travel opportunities.

Price: $75.00

Household

Household

Our household membership is a great match for those with a family member who also wants to go beyond the headlines. Household members get member pricing at Council events for 2 individuals, invitations to members-only & networking events, publication discounts and access to travel opportunities.

Price: $100.00

Young Professional

Young Professional

This special membership was created to connect young professionals through a series of fun and exclusive events. Young Professional (YP) events have a focus on networking, professional development and international careers. Our YP members receive member pricing at all Council events, in addition to YP events, invitations to members-only & networking events, publication discounts and access to travel opportunities.

Young Professionals should be between 21 and 40 to enjoy the benefits of a World Affairs Council membership at this discounted price.

Price: $60.00

Student/Educator/Military

Student/Educator/Military

We are honored to offer a membership dedicated to students, educators and active military personnel at a discounted price. Members at this level receive member pricing at Council events, invitations to members-only & networking events, publication discounts and access to travel opportunities.

Price: $40.00

Non-Profit Organization

Non-Profit Organization

We value our relationships with other Connecticut non-profit organizations and are pleased to offer this membership level to benefit those in the not-for-profit sector. This organizational membership offers member pricing for non-profit staffers, invitations to members-only & networking events, publication discounts and access to travel opportunities.

Price: $200.00

Patron

Patron

For the individual looking to support the Council and take a stand on behalf of global education, this membership offers member pricing at Council events, publication discounts and access to travel opportunities, in addition to the following benefits:

  • Member pricing at Council events for 1 guest per event
  • 2 free passes to any event throughout the year, excluding fundraisers
  • Reserved seating at Council events
  • Access to exclusive networking with Patrons, the Corporate Global Circle and special guests

Price: $250.00

Corporate Global Circle

Corporate Global Circle

This organizational membership provides company representatives with high-level networking opportunities, as well as premier benefits, including:

  • Member pricing at Council events for 2 representatives
  • Member pricing at Council events for 2 guests per event
  • 3 free passes to any event throughout the year, excluding fundraisers
  • Reserved seating at Council events
  • Access to exclusive networking with Patrons, the Corporate Global Circle and special guests

Price: $1,000.00

TESTIMONIALS

I value CTWAC because…

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It enables the greater Hartford area to connect to international relations issues.
Art House
CTWAC BOARD MEMBER
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Its dedication to providing over one thousand high school students with the chance to learn more about international politics through Model UN.
Keshav Ramesh
CTWAC EVENT ATTENDEE
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It affords me the opportunity to engage with and learn from other people who are concerned about our world and the role we as citizens of the US and the nations of this earth can play in it.
David Gertler
CTWAC EVENT ATTENDEE
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The topics are relevant, vital, engaging and necessary in our current world climate.
Sonja Pasquantonio
CTWAC PARTNER
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It helps me understand the political, economic, and cultural underpinnings and ramifications of global affairs.
Elizabeth Mahan
CTWAC MEMBER
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As disinformation campaigns continue and the partisan divide keeps growing, it is becoming essential to have an organization like CTWAC that encourages community engagement and understanding of global affairs.
Caroline Schaefer
CTWAC MEMBER
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It is a source of information about what is really happening in the world presented by people of integrity and service who can be believed and trusted.
George Coppolo
CTWAC EVENT ATTENDEE
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They promote global engagement and help young people, like myself, to become productive members of a global society.
Sara Brown
CTWAC EVENT ATTENDEE
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