November Events:

November 13, 2017
MPAC Midwest Grows Green Forum
Oakton Comm College, Rm. 1610
1600 E. Golf Road
Des Plaines, IL  

November 15, 2017
Applications for 2017 Field
of the year are due.

2018 Events:

STMA National Conference:
January 16-19, 2018 in 
Fort Worth, Texas.  Go to 
the STMA Website for complete
information & registration.

Winter Workshop & Annual
Meeting 2018: TBD

Membership Dues
To Join or Renew

Go to Membership Page

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ILSTMA Membership

2017 ILSTMA Membership Directory

To renew or become an ILSTMA Member, Click on the "Official Member"  icon in left column  

To download an ILSTMA Membership Application:  Click Here

2018 ILSTMA Membership Dues:

Professional - $45
Commercial - $75
Student - $10

Invoices for renewal will be mailed out in November 2017.
Renewal or new membership registration will be available online November 2017.

Membership benefits in the Illinois Sports Turf Managers Association include:

Receive the national magazine published quarlerly by the STMA


  • Discounted admission to ILSTMA workshops where you can expand your network 
  • Invitations to other local and regional sportsturf industry workshops
  • The ILSTMA membership directory provides you with contact information for all members 
  • Looking for the answer to a question?  Email ILSTMA and we can put you in touch with your peers



  • Discounted admission to ILSTMA hands-on educational workshops
  • Invitations to local sports turf vendor fairs to learn about the latest equipment and technologies



  • Opportunity to enter your field in ILSTMA's annual Field of the Year contest
  • The President's Award honors individuals for their contributions to the organization 
  • Scholarships are available to help ILSTMA members attend the National STMA Conference or pay for membership dues to further a member's education 



  • ILSTMA recognizes the importance of fostering professionalism throughout the sports turf industry
  • Members are able to earn the opportunity to take the Certified Sports Turf Manager(CSFM) exam through the National Sports Turf Managers Association
  • Becoming a CSFM shows your dedication to excellence and leadership in the sports turf industry
To become a member in 2018, simply sign up online in November!