Membership

You will need your membership number to access all membership benefits, including:

  • Viewing/accessing webinars

  • Discounts on conference registration

  • Downloading the COABE Journal

  • Accessing and uploading to the Adult Educator Resources

  • Receiving grants, scholarships, and awards

If you have any questions about your membership, please contact membership@coabe.org or call 888-442-6223.


Become a member of COABE and you will be eligible to receive:

Become a member of COABE and you will be eligible to receive:

  • COABE Journal: Members save $35 off the COABE Journal which has been a major voice in adult education for the last 40 years!

  • Employment Bulletin Board: Nationwide bulletin board created to assist our members in finding or posting employment opportunities.

  • Adult Education and Degree Credential Portal: The Portal connects you with higher education degree programs in adult education that best meet your professional needs.

  • National Institute for Literacy Scholarships: NIFL endowed $20,000 in gift funds to COABE for members that wish to attend our conferences. One $1,000 award is granted annually.

  • VIP Vendor Partners: COABE partners with leading adult education vendors to provide our members with special opportunities and substantial discounts.

  • Conference Mini Grants: With generous funding provided by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation, COABE will award fifty mini grants to defray conference registration costs to attend the national conference.

  • Adult Educator Resources: The repository of best practices created by and for members contain many national conference presentations.

  • Awards, Incentive Grants, and Scholarships: Prestigious, competitive awards are given at the COABE Conference. Incentive grants and scholarships are also available.

  • Webinars: Members receive access to our new educational webinars from some of the top presenters at our national conference.

You will need your membership number to access all membership benefits, including:

  • viewing/accessing webinars

  • discounts on conference registration

  • downloading the COABE Journal

  • accessing and uploading to the Adult Educator's Repository

  • voting in the COABE elections

  • receiving grants, scholarships, and awards

If you have any questions about your membership, please contact membership@coabe.org or call 888-442-6223.


Additional Membership Payment Options

Prefer to pay by check? No problem! Just download and complete a hard-copy membership application.  

Checks: Fill out the hard-copy membership form and mail to COABE, PO Box 1820, Cicero, NY 13039. Please make check payable to "COABE".

Purchase Orders: Fill out the hard-copy membership form. Please fax your purchase order and completed membership form to the COABE office at 866-541-5129 or email to membership@coabe.org.