From now until April 30, a new membership or member upgrade enters your name in a drawing for a flat screen TV
The drawing will be held on May 1. 

People become members of the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum, and support its programs, for many reasons:

  • To continue Nebraska's rich tree-planting heritage
  • To help protect native plant communities
  • To associate with others who share the same passion for plants


We need your support!  Join today and receive the benefits listed below. 

How to Become a Member

There are two options for joining:

Member Quotes

"NSA is quite a novelty. The programs and partnerships you offer are fantastic and staff are extremely knowledgeable.

I have learned so much about prairie and plains botany through NSA."

- Pat Meehan

 

"I really appreciate that the NSA is working so hard on sustainable landscapes in Nebraska.

We need high-quality, native, local seed sources for the species we're planting, and no one is doing it better than the NSA."

- Ryan Armbrust

Membership Categories

Member CategoriesPrice/yearBenefits
Supporting $20
  • Free Subscription to our monthly e-newsletter. Our e-newsletter includes NSA news and the most up to date information you will need to keep your landscapes healthy.
  • Opportunity to take part in Arboretum efforts and events.
  • Personalized Membership Card.
  • Invitations to member only events.
  • Important NSA initiatives are sustained by our members. You will be joining a team of people impacting the health of Nebraska‚Äôs landscapes.
Basic $45

All the above, plus:

  • Free Admission to more than 200 botanical gardens and arboreta across North America.
  • Receive free NSA horticultural publications, written by our experts solely for our members
  • Opportunity to buy plants exclusively sold through NSA, at a discount
  • Discounts on NSA events, programs and workshops
Patron member $100

All the above, plus:

  • Recognition in newsletter and annual report
Contributor $250

All the above, PLUS

  • Invitation to our signature event, the Joseph & Dorothy Young Memorial Lecture and Reception where you will learn from leading experts in the field while networking with your peers and the NSA staff & Board members.
    Sustainor $500

    All the above, PLUS

    • Two tickets to the Joseph & Dorothy Young Memorial Lecture and Reception where you will learn from leading experts in the field while networking with your peers and the NSA staff & Board members.
      Guarantor $1,000

      All the above, PLUS

      • Two complimentary tickets to our NSA Annual Award & Member Event where you will receive inside information about the latest happenings within NSA and learn about sustainable landscaping while networking with your peers.
        Organizational member $100

        All basic membership benefits, PLUS

        • 10 percent discount on NSA horticulture/landscape consultation services.

           

          Student Members

          Member CategoriesPrice/yearBenefits
          Student member $20

          Full-time students are eligible for:

          • personalized membership card
          • monthly e-newsletter
          • 3 e-issues of NSA horticultural publications
          • invitations to member-only events
          • discounts on plants and offerings of plants new to horticulture in Nebraska
          • opportunity to volunteer at the Arboretum
          • discount on events, programs and workshops

           

          Corporate Members

          Member CategoriesPrice/yearBenefits
          Corporate Contributor $250

          Core benefits, PLUS

          • listing in GreatPlants Gardener
          • plaque for display in place of business
          Corporate Sustainor $500

          Core benefits, PLUS

          • listing in GreatPlants Gardener
          • plaque for display in place of business
          Corporate Guarantor $1,000

          Core benefits, PLUS

          • listing in GreatPlants Gardener
          • plaque for display in place of business
          Corporate Benefactor $2,500

          Core benefits, PLUS

          • listing in GreatPlants Gardener
          • plaque for display in place of business
          Corporate Guardian $5,000

          Core benefits, PLUS

          • listing in GreatPlants Gardener
          • plaque for display in place of business
          Corporate Cornerstone $10,000

          Core benefits, PLUS

          • listing in GreatPlants Gardener
          • plaque for display in place of business