The Ohio Association for Adult and Continuing Education (OAACE), formed in 1932, is the
largest and oldest professional adult education organization in Ohio. OAACE is recognized
nationally for innovation, leadership, and service to the field.

Benefits of Membership with OAACE

  • Dual membership in COABE, your membership will include COABE webinars at no
    additional costs
  • Networking with leaders and colleagues in the field of adult education
  • Discounted registration rate at the national COABE conference
  • Eligibility for COABE’s annual awards
  • Eligibility for OAACE Awards and Scholarships in addition to COABE’s awards
  • Eligibility for Public Awareness Grants available twice a year
  • Disaster Emergency Grants to member programs that have experienced a disaster
  • Advocacy Information and Action

Membership Application Directions

Please follow these simple directions to join or renew your membership.