2018 Events:

  May 15, 2018:
  Field Maintenance Clinic
  sponsored by the Chicago Cubs
  at Wrigley Field
  10:00 a.m.

  May 15, 2018
  MPAC Composting for
  Sports Fields Webinar
  11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

  July 19, 2018:
  Vendor & Education Field Day

Membership Dues 2018
To Join or Renew

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ILSTMA Membership
2018 ILSTMA Membership Dues:

Professional (Managers & Crew Members) - $45
Commercial (Vendors) - $75
Student - $10

Questions about membership?  Contact Claudia Michaels at illinoisstma@gmail.com. 

To renew or become an ILSTMA Member, payment can be made using PayPal by clicking on the appropriate membership category icon in the left column.  There will be a $2 processing fee when paying via PayPal.

Payment may also be made by downloading, completing an application form and mailing along with a check to ILSTMA, P. O. Box 244, Grayslake, IL  60030

To download an ILSTMA Membership Application:  Click Here

2017 ILSTMA Membership Directory

Membership benefits in the Illinois Sports Turf Managers Association include:

Receive the national magazine published monthly 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!