How to Join CERF

Any U.S. based organization can join the consortium as Basic Industrial Affiliate, Silver Industrial Affiliate, Gold Industrial Affiliate or Platinum Industrial Affiliate. The membership fee for the four categories is respectively, $10,000, $25,000, $50,000 and $100,000 per year. The benefits (see table) vary with the membership level. The links to sampleĀ agreements to join ESL-CERF are below.

Membership Level Annual Meeting Attendee Number of short courses seats Access to ESL experts Access to ESL students On-Site Short Courses Access to ESL facilities Consortium Board Member
Basic
1 4
Yes
Yes
0 No By Election
Silver
2 10
Yes
Yes
0 No By Election
Gold
4 20
Yes
Yes
2 No By Election
Platinum
8 40
Yes
Yes
4
Yes
One Person

More membership details and can be found in the following PDF documents.

Platinum Membership
Gold Membership
Silver Membership
Basic Membership

For more information, please contact Alissa Comella at (614) 292-0609 or comella.3@osu.edu