NFHS Coaches Association membership is not limited to high school coaches. It can also apply to youth or recreational leagues and college coaching, but the sport must be recognized for high school participation by the state high school association.
The individual membership year period is one calendar year from the date the application and payment are entered online or is received in the NFHS office. One annual payment covers all eligible sports.
Mission Statement: The mission of the NFHS Coaches Association is to enhance the professional development of all high school sports coaches in order to improve interscholastic athletics in America.
Spirit Coaches Please Note: The insurance coverage will be extended to NFHS spirit coaches only while participating in activities sponsored and approved by the school which employs or contacts with the NFHS spirit Coaches. No coverage will be afforded to the NFHS Spirit Coaches for outside competitions, all-star events or activities that are not recognized by the participating school.
Schools/Groups can join by printing and submitting the Coaches Group Application. This will allow one contact person to submit one payment for all coaches and receive a roster renewal notice listing all coaches about to expire.Group Application Form
The NFHS Officials Association is a professional association providing numerous benefits to interscholastic contest officials.
To receive these benefits, including access to the NFHS Center for Officiating Services and Insurance Coverage, you can become a member of the NFHS Officials Association as an individual or through a participating organization.
NFHS cannot accept applications from individuals officiating in any of the 100% participating state associations. For state contact information please follow this link to our State Association Listing. 100% participating states:
AK, AL, AR, AZ, CT, DC, DE, IA, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MO, MS, MT, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, OR, SC, SD, TX, VA, WY (NC, OK and WV are education only states).
The individual membership year period is one calendar year from the date the application and payment are entered online or is received in the NFHS office. One annual payment covers ll eligible sports.
Groups of 50 or less can join by printing and submitting the Officials Group Application. This will allow one contact person to submit one payment for all officials and receive a roster renewal notice listing all officials about to expire.Group Application Form
Discount pricing available to organizations with 50 or more officials. If your group meets the requirements of 100% participation you can contact the NFHS office for submission information.Requirements and Guidelines
Membership in the NFHS Music Association is $20 per year. One annual payment provides member benefits for one year from the date payment is received by the NFHS. For membership outside the United States, please write to the NFHS for current membership fees.
The NFHS Music Association is a national network of music directors, adjudicators and state coordinators of music activities. Its basic purpose is to improve the level and quality of participation and adjudication at high school festivals/contests within each state and among several states.
The mission of the NFHS Music Association is to identify and meet the common needs of music educators who participate in or sponsor high school interscholastic activities, an educational extension of the school music curriculum.The NFHS Music Association Seeks to:
Membership in the NFHS Speech, Debate and Theatre Association is $20 per year. One annual payment provides member benefits for one year from the date payment is received by the NFHS. For membership outside the United states, please write to the NFHS for current membership fees.
To have access to the NFHS Member Only Web Content only, Publications Library and NFHS Central Hub, you can join the NFHS as a Web Only Member.
Web only membership doesn't include insurance benefits