Are you a social equity applicant or license holder?

At the core of NCIA’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program is our Equity Scholarship Program (ESP), which provides our Equity Members one year of complimentary membership to NCIA.

As an NCIA member, you are eligible for various benefits including serving on our member-led committees, speaking on our webinars, submitting content to our Industry Insights blog, as well as serving on our Board of Directors.

As an Equity Member, you ALSO receive several unique benefits designed specifically for your unique needs.

  • Complimentary Annual Membership – for your business, which includes your partners and team members
  • Social Equity Member Zoom Call – Every week, we host a call exclusively for our Social Equity members to plug into NCIA resources; network with one another; and more
  • Appear on the Cannabis Minority Report podcast with Khadijah Adams
  • Facebook Group – collaborate and share news, events, and thoughts as we build a Social Equity community within NCIA
  • Get featured in our blog’s Equity Member Spotlights
  • 25% discount on all NCIA digital sponsorship products

Simply fill out the application below that applies to you, and we’ll get you rolling with our ESP community! We look forward to building together!

Not a Social Equity applicant or operator, but interested in supporting the program or learning more about DEI as a whole at NCIA? Click here


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NCIA is leading the cannabis industry's unified and coordinated campaign to ensure our business sector is treated fairly and has the opportunity to reach its full potential. Now - more than ever - is the time to invest in your business and the future of the industry by becoming a member.

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