Transcultural Nursing Society(TCNS)
Online Membership Form

"That the culture care needs of people in the world will be met by nurses prepared in transcultural nursing." Madeleine Leininger

Instructions for completing the online membership/renewal process:

  1. Fill out membership form below.
  2. Once you have filled in all information on the membership form click the continue button at the bottom of the page.
  3. You will then review the information you have submitted.
  4. Click your back button if you would like to make changes to the membership form.
  5. When your membership information is complete, click the submit button at the bottom of the page to continue to the payment section.
  6. Follow instructions for submitting your payment through First Data, our credit card processor. The payment processing system is secure and encrypted.
  7. You will receive your membership materials at the email address provided within two business days of your submission. Journal subscription are activated within two business days of submitting your membership application excluding weekend/holidays. If you have questions regarding your membership you may email the Transcultural Nursing Society at:

Transcultural Nursing Society Contact Information:

Secure Mailing Address:

Transcultural Nursing Society, #319
37637 Five Mile Rd.
Livonia, MI 48154-1543

Toll Free:(888) 432-5470

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If Renewing: Membership Number (If available)

Personal Information

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*Email is our primary form of contact, please be sure to provide a working/regularly monitored email address.
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Journal of Transcultural Nursing Subscription Options:

  • Six hard copies sent to the mailing address listed above and online access back to 1989
  • Online only subscription

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Please indicate below all Networking Chapters which you intend to participate. Chapter Membership is open to all TCNS Members. Members are welcome to participate in any Chapter or Chapters they desire.
Alabama/Mississippi Chapter: Fort Wayne, IN: Houston,TX: Kansas City Area:
Louisiana: Mid Atlantic: Northeast: Southeast Florida:
SE Florida Student: Wisconsin Area: Other:
Please contact me as opportunities to participate in various committees become available:

Categories of Memberships Available

Regular Membership ($125): Regular membership into the Transcultural Nursing Society is open to anyone wishing to learn more about transcultural nursing. You will receive the full benefits of membership and the ability to vote in all elections and meetings.

Retired Membership ($75): Retired membership is for anyone who has retired from working and qualifies as a retired person but would like to maintain a membership to the society.  You will receive the full benefits of membership and the ability to vote in all elections and meetings.

**Student Membership ($75): Student membership is for full time students. In order to qualify for this category you must submit a copy of your student schedule and/or student identification showing that you are a full time student. Documentation must be submitted to the Transcultural Nursing Society by email to . You will receive the full benefits of membership and the ability to vote in all elections and meetings

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Scholars Dues ($50): Annual Scholars dues are paid only by those individuals who have been inducted into the Transcultural Nursing Society Scholars group. For more information about this group, please check our website at

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If paying by check or emailing your membership form, after clicking the continue button below, you will be able to print your membership form. After printing your form you may click submit to send your information to the Society. When you reach the confirmation page you can exit the application rather than completing the online payment process. Memberships are non-refundable.

Privacy Policy

The Transcultural Nursing Society (“TCNS”) respects you and understands how important the privacy of your personal information is to you. We are committed to honoring your privacy. TCNS is committed to developing or utilizing technology that gives you the most powerful and secure online experience. Personal information collected by TCNS will only be used to conduct business with its customers, will not be sold, and will not be shared with others except as identified in our privacy policy.  Use of our website, membership application forms and registrations for event indicates understanding and agreement with this policy.  Read full policy here. 

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