Become a member of CCPH & join California's leading

network of Professionals in Public History!

As a CCPH member, you help offer programs and services that promote and sustain public history across California. 


You will also receive our Bi-Weekly Update, a newsletter which includes the latest announcements on upcoming history events, such as those listed on our California History Action web page. In addition to this, a CCPH membership offers reduced registration fees at Annual Workshop & Conferences as well as a free listing in our Directory of Professionals in Public History


To join or renew, complete the Membership Application. You can submit the application via email to, or print it out and mail it to our office on the Sacramento State campus. Three forms of payment are accepted when applying for or renewing a membership: checks, credit cards and PayPal. If you pay with a check, simply follow the instructions listed on the Membership Application to have your payment processed.

If a credit card or PayPal is your chosen method of payment, you must use our PayPal application below. Please note: You do not need a PayPal account in order to pay via this method. PayPal accepts both PayPal payments as well as all major credit cards.


Thank You!


CCPH Memberships
Lifetime $300
Corporate $105
Patron $105
Institutional $50
Colleague $80
Senior $25
Individual $40
Student $25