What kinds of memberships are available?
NCoGS offers three different types of memberships. Active and Associate
Memberships may be selected by the individual petitioning for
membership, while Honorary memberships are bestowed by the Board of
- Active Members: Those currently in good standing with NCoGS
and actively engaged in the operation and development of existing
Governors' Schools, as defined in Article II of these Bylaws and those
currently involved in setting policy for such schools may be active
members. These shall include directors, administrators, faculty and
staff of the Governors' Schools, Board and Advisory Board members where
such Board members are directly involved in policy decisions for the
schools and the overall chief administrator of the state's Governor's
School or Schools.
- Associate Members:
All those interested in advancing the purposes of the Governors'
Schools who do not qualify for active membership may be associate
members if currently in good standing withNCoGS .
- Honorary Members:
Members of the National Conference may award honorary membership to
individuals by a majority vote of approval by the Board. Such an award
must be based on exceptional service to Governors' Schools.