Join GLOS

You have a stake in GLOS

GLOS is leading the way for coordinating data technologies and services across the region with the help of valuable contributions from our members.  GLOS members represent a variety of data providers, data managers, and data users.  They include government, academic, and non-governmental organizations, as well as private industry and individuals with expertise and interest in Great Lakes water resources. While each member has distinct interests, all are dedicated to and benefit from achieving the GLOS mission: to connect data users with data providers in ways that are supportive of policy and decision making.

To continue in our efforts we need your participation and encourage you to become a member of GLOS today.

REVISED MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM

GLOS has adopted a revised Membership Program to help improve the ways interested individuals, organizations, and businesses can partner directly with GLOS.

 

Membership Tier

Annual Dues

Member Benefits

Examples

 

Associate Members

$300 (for-profit entities)

$200 (non-profit organizations)

$100 (individuals)

$50 (students)

 

*Includes 1 complimentary registration to the Annual Meeting

  • Voting privileges
  • Acknowledgement in Annual Report
  • Notification to preview and beta-test data products
  • Participation on Stakeholder Advisory Committee
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Government Agencies
  • Sole proprietors
  • Individuals
  • Principal investigators

Click here to become a member of GLOS

Supporting Members

Based on organizational revenue:

Under 500k: $1,000

500k-2m: $2,000

Over 2m: $3,000

 

*Includes 2 complimentary registrations to the Annual Meeting

  • Benefits afforded to Associate Members
  • Ability to include news announcements in the GLOS Newsletter
  • Opportunity to offer products/services to GLOS listserve
  • For-profit companies
  • Academic institutions
  • Trade associations

Sustaining Members

Based on organizational revenue:

Under 500k: $2,000

500k-2m: $5,000

Over 2m: $10,000

 

*Includes 3 complimentary registrations to the Annual Meeting

  • Benefits afforded to Associate and Supporting Members
  • Participation on Sustaining Members Council (a group of business leaders who advise GLOS about issues related to the private sector)
  • Acknowledgement at annual meeting and opportunities to sponsor other meetings
  • Donor events and experiences
  • For-profit companies
  • Research institutions
  • Trade associations

Affiliates

Available for government agencies that are prohibited from paying membership dues.

Contact GLOS at membership@glos.us to learn more.