Member Benefits

CWP-KT Membership as Part of Your WEF Membership

Clean Water Professionals of Kentucky & Tennessee (CWP-KT) is a Member Association of the Water Environment Federation (WEF), the non-profit technical and educational organization for water environment professionals active in 39 countries. When you join WEF you automatically become a member of CWP-KT when you designate CWP-KT as your Member Association.

Join as a WEF/CWP-KT member to receive the full benefits of Water Environment Federation membership including discounts on WEF products and services, technical manuals and books, specialty conferences, the WEFTEC annual technical exhibition and conference and a multitude of other benefits.

In addition to the great WEF benefits, WEF/CWP-KT members also receive:

  • Member pricing at CWP-KT conferences and on-demand learning courses

  • Subscription to Streamlines, a quarterly CWP-KT magazine

  • Access to continuing education and development webinars

  • Access to the CWP-KT online Member Directory

  • Networking ability with other Water Quality Professionals in the Kentucky/Tennessee region

  • Ability to join a CWP-KT Committee (i.e. Clean Water Technology, Collections, Government Affairs etc.) to work with other professionals with similar interests to work towards common goals within the profession and the organization


When you sign up through the WEF website, you will have the option to select CWP-KT as your Member Association. After completing the entire process on WEF's website, we will download your membership information and you should receive a welcome email from us in a few days. Please reach out to us if you have any questions about your membership!

For Individuals

Professional Membership - $185/year

The Professional Member category is designed for individuals participating in the clean water sector and its activities. 

Professional Wastewater Operators (PWO) - $115/year

The PWO category is designed for individuals involved on a daily basis in wastewater treatment, collection, or laboratory operations.

Young Professionals Program - $70/year

Clean water professionals with five years or less work experience in the sector and under 35 years old are eligible to join WEF as an Active Member while participating in the WEF Young Professionals Program. This program allows for 50% off of WEF Active member dues, valid for the first three years of WEF membership. This program is available only to new member applicants and WEF Student members, and will also apply to the local WEF Member Association (MA) dues.

Student - Contact your student chapter liaison for more information

For Utilities

The WEF Utility Partnership Program (UPP) consolidates all WEF members within your organization onto one account, streamlining the renewal process and maximizing your resources.

Cost varies with number of member employees (minimum of 5 members).