Promoting Partnerships To Improve Veterans’ Health

Becoming a Member

Membership in NAVREF is open to VA affiliated nonprofit research and education foundations (NPCs) established, governed and managed in accordance with 38 USC ยงยง7361-7366. Members will be authorized an unlimited number of NAVREF website accounts for their staff and personnel as long as their membership status is in good standing. For access to an individual account, please register using the registration link at the upper right hand corner. 


Annual dues are predicated on the most recent IRS Form 990 reported revenue. Dues on a graduated scale are collected at the beginning of the membership year. 

Membership year:

The NAVREF membership year is July 1 to June 30. Accommodations are made for NPCs joining at various times throughout the year with dues being prorated. 

Membership Benefits

  • Discounted Core Services: Access exclusive rates for essential services like legal counsel and development advisory.
  • Members-Only Education Programs: Attend in-person workshops, virtual webinars, and special events tailored to NAVREF members' needs.
  • Annual Conference: Network with peers, industry experts, and policymakers to gain insights into cutting-edge research and development strategies
  • NAVREF Communications: Stay informed with quarterly newsletters, monthly reports, and more.
  • Best Practice Consultations: Receive free consultations to improve operational practices within your organization
  • ACRP e-Learning Program: Access complimentary training modules to enhance research administration skills.
  • Congressional Advocacy: Benefit from NAVREF's lobbying efforts to support VA research funding and connect with policymakers
  • Funding Opportunities: Explore clinical trials and grant opportunities
  • Peer Mentorship: Engage in peer-to-peer support and professional growth through NAVREF's mentorship program
  • Reciprocal Membership with SCRS: Access resources and expertise within the clinical research community
  • ROGUE Project Management Application: Utilize a dedicated management tool tailored to the needs of NPC organizations.

Click the button below to get started on your membership application.

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