NCPMI was chartered in 1985, and is among the 20 largest PMI chapters world-wide, with over 3,000 members and growing!

Join us! 

If you would like to become a member of the North Carolina Chapter of the Project Management Institute (NCPMI), you must first be enrolled as a member of PMI, the global professional association of project managers. PMI Membership is a pre-requisite to NCPMI membership.

You can apply to join PMI and NCPMI directly on line at, download an application with mailing instructions, or have an application mailed to you. When you register with PMI, be sure to join the North Carolina Chapter - NCPMI.

Did you know about the discounts on PMI Membership for students and retirees? Please click here for more information.


Membership Benefits

NCPMI Benefits Handout

  • Monthly Chapter Meetings (Discount!)
    Enjoy dinner, networking, keynote presentation on a current topic and more for just $10!
  • North Carolina Project Leaders Toastmasters Club (NCPL)
    Open up a world of possibilities: improve your public speaking, presentation, active listening and leadership skills in a structured, empowering and supportive environment.
  • Career and Professional Development Workshops
  • NCPMI Annual Conference
    Over 1000 attendees and lots of professional development opportunities
  • PMP Prep Classes (Discount!)
    Attend one of three PMP Exam Preparation sessions per year (Each session has classes on 5 consecutive Saturdays)
  • Communities of Practice
    Engage in a process of collective learning, share interests and best practices of
    • Agile
    • Communications and Public Speaking
    • Higher Education
  • Networking
    Find a mentor, friend, or new contact. Build a network of peers you can rely on for guidance, support and idea sharing via NCPMI's
    • Social Networking events, which take place in a relaxed and fun environment.
    • Career Networking events, which are hosted in a professional and career development focused environment. 
  • Or perhaps you may be interested in our Engaged Resource Groups: Designed to create a welcoming environment for many groups such as women's, veterans and young professionals.


Member Orientation
Member Orientation sessions are held online the 2nd Monday evening of each month from 5:30 - 6:15. We provide an overview of the benefits of NCPMI membership and how to find more information about the chapter. Attendance is limited, so please sign up through the NCPMI Events Calendar

Click here to access the member orientation video


Volunteer Opportunities
Give something back to the Chapter & the field of project management - VOLUNTEER! This is a great way to learn more about the Chapter and what makes the Chapter 'tick'. You can earn valuable PDU's, under category 'E' for volunteering and receive valuable discounts. Find out more about what's available on our Volunteer Page and let us know what you're interested in by completing this interest form and we'll do our best to find a match for you.


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