New RGD Membership Category for recent graduates

Designers with 4 or less years of work are invited to join to receive many tangible benefits without yet setting themselves on the path to RGD Certification, offered through Provisional RGD Membership.


This new Category is a Junior version of our existing Affiliate Member Category


Join as a Junior Affiliate Member (at $50) and receive:

- free entry into DesignThinkers Scholarship Programs

- FREE weekly webinars on a range of business and design topics

- Access to RGD's Future by Design panels via live webcast

- Discount to DesignThinkers Conferences

- Discounts to other RGD events, including Designers + Drinks & portfolio review events

- Discounts to enter RGD Awards, including So(Good) and In-House

- Opportunity to participate in RGD's Book Club (virtual or in-person)

- Access to RGD's Video Archive, including presentations from DesignThinkers 2009 to 2017 and past webinars

- Supplier discounts & special offers that include a free .design domain for a year; 45% off at Goodlife Fitness; 20% off at and more

- discount to purchase The Business of Graphic Design: The RGD Professional Handbook

- other RGD print publications such as Awards Annuals; Creative Earners Results and Accessibility Guidelines ($10 for shipping)

- opportunity to purchase subscription to Applied Arts at $10 


If you have any questions, email RGD's Membership Coordinator, Zaria Pucknell at .


RGD has created a matrix of Membership Categories and a comparison of benefits here.