To be a member of the Northwest Arkansas Chapter you must first be a member of the National Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. This applies to CFEs, non-CFEs and students.


Other individuals may attend chapter meetings as guests but they are not permitted to join the chapter until they are members of the ACFE. To learn more about ACFE and NWACFE membership categories - click here


How to renew your membership

Pay your annual dues (by 12/31 of the preceding year).

Membership dues for 2017 are currently due but can be remitted as part of the fee for the November scheduled event. 


ACFE Membership Categories


Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) - Open to current members of the ACFE interested in positioning themselves as leaders in the prevention, detection, deterrence and investigation of fraud.


Associate- Open to individuals interested in the prevention, detection, deterrence and investigation of fraud and fraud-related activities.


Educator Associate - Open to individuals who are employed by an institution of higher learning, as an educator, as your primary means of employment.


Student Associate - Open to undergraduate students enrolled at least 12 semester hours (or equivalent) or graduate students enrolled at least 9 semester hours (or equivalent), in a college or university or equivalent.

Quick Links




NWA Area Chapter
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
C/O Global Investigations
1300 SE 8th Street
Bentonville, AR 72716-0001