Individual Membership Application
This application is for new first-time members only. If you are a current or past member, please renew your membership instead.
The online membership application takes place on a secure server. We accept a variety of payment methods (more info). If you are paying by Credit/Debit Card, you will be forwarded to our Card Processor's servers at the end of the application process. Once your application is complete, your membership will become effective upon processing and verification of your payment information by our office. To start your application online, please follow the link below:
We strongly recommend that you use our online application process to apply for a new AIB membership. It is the quickest and the most reliable method. However, if you would prefer to submit a paper application instead, please see Becoming a Member for a downloadable membership form and accompanying instructions.
Accepted Methods of Payment
The Academy of International Business accepts the following forms of payment for all transactions conducted, including membership applications, conference registrations, and donations:
- Credit/Debit Card (Online): We accept Visa, Mastercard/Eurocard, American Express, or Discover. Your information will be accepted on a secure server and your Credit/Debit Card information will never be stored on our computers. If you choose this option, once you have entered your profile information you will be forwarded to our Credit/Debit Card processor's servers to enter your Credit/Debit Card information. The transaction will appear under the name "Michigan State University" on your Credit/Debit Card statement.
- Credit Card (via Postal Mail): If you do not wish to enter your Credit/Debit Card online, you can choose to download a PDF version of most of our forms to send by fax or postal mail. Please visit the appropriate section of our website to locate the forms. The transaction will appear under the name "Michigan State University" on your Credit/Debit Card statement.
- Check or Money Order (via Postal Mail): Finally, you can also send a paper check or money order to us via postal mail as a form of payment. All checks and money orders should be made payable to the Academy of International Business (Federal Employer ID: #30-0876454). All checks must have micro-encoded banking information, including the ABA routing number at the bottom of the check, a US bank address, and have the US dollar amount imprinted on them. All checks and money orders must be denominated in US Dollars.
If you have any questions or concerns about the acceptable forms of payment, please contact the AIB Executive Secretariat.