American Planning Association (APA)
Includes information on the American Institute of Certified Planners.
North Carolina Chapter of the American Planning Association (NC-APA)
American Society for Public Administration (ASPA)
Information on the Association including links to chapters and sections.
Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM)
Services of the Association and other related information.
Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA)
"ARNOVA is a neutral, open forum committed to strengthening the research community in the emerging field of nonprofit and philanthropic studies"
The Coastal Society
"The Coastal Society is an organization of private sector, academic, and government professionals and students dedicated to actively addressing emerging coastal issues by fostering dialogue, forging partnerships, and promoting communication and education."
International City/County Management Association (ICMA)
"Professional and educational organization representing appointed managers and administrators in local governments throughout the world"
International Public Management Association for Human Resources
For public personnel professionals.
National Association of State Budget Officers
Information on NASBO and related links.
Southeastern North Carolina - American Society for Public Administration (SENCASPA)
SENCASPA Monthly Networking Lunch Series. You are cordially invited to join us for a new monthly networking lunch series sponsored by the Southeastern North Carolina Chapter of the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) and the UNCW MPA program. The purpose of these lunches is to provide a regular opportunity for local government/nonprofit practitioners and students to gather in an informal, relaxed atmosphere to get to know each other and hear from a local leader about the challenges they are facing. They will be held every fourth Thursday of the month at McAlisters Deli across from the university.