Membership (No Deadline: memberships are valid one year from the date you signed up or renewed.)
Student Member Benefits
Education: (Beyond the Classroom): Good Neighbor Pharmacy NCPA Pruitt-Schutte Student Business Plan Competition (Earn up to $6000 for your student chapter and school and complimentary travel and registration to the NCPA Annual Convention), Health and Wellness Challenge, Legislative Advocacy Challenge, student specific webinars
Leadership: APPE Rotations, Chapter Officers, Executive Residency ( 1 year), Summer Internship(stipend), Student Leadership Council (2 year appointment)
Networking: at annual meetings; Mentor Network; Independent Pharmacy Matching Service; complementary membership with the American College of Apothecaries and American College of Veterinary Pharmacists.
News: America's Pharmacist: NCPA's monthly magazine (electronic), NCPA E-News Weekly and Advocacy Center updates via e-mail, Monthly student e-newsletter, Facebook, twitter
Recognition: Chapter of the Year award, Outstanding NCPA Student Member of the Year
Savings: Discounted registration to Annual Convention, National Legislation and Government Affairs Conference in May, Ownership Workshop, Professional Liability Insurance (Pharmacists Mutual), Bookstore items(Effective Pharmacy Management CD-ROM—only $20 for student members, Jr. Partnership, Opening a Pharmacy)
Scholarships: Over $60,000 given away in 2014. Only available to national NCPA student members.