CANSCAIP Members are traditionally* published authors or illustrators, or professional* performers for children or teens.
*What is traditionally published? Publication in print or e-book through a recognized Canadian publisher or international publisher is considered as eligibility to be a CANSCAIP Member.
*What is a professional performer? Performers, including storytellers , who perform for children or teens in classrooms, libraries and other venues, and who are paid at a professional standard for their performances, are considered eligible to be CANSCAIP Members.
A CANSCAIP Member receives:
Member fee: $85 CDN yearly
Friend membership is open to unpublished or aspiring children's authors or illustrators, or amateur performers. Self-published authors or illustrators, in print, print on demand or e-book, including through sole-proprietorship companies are welcome to be a CANSCAIP Friend. Librarians, teachers, designers, parents, editors and publishers, can also join CANSCAIP as a Friend.
A CANSCAIP Friend receives:
Friend fee: $45 CDN yearly
By mail: Please send your name, email, phone and mailing address, with a cheque for $45 to: