Chapter Challenge

Chapter Member Recruitment Contest


Contest Details

To celebrate the one-year anniversary of the launch of CompTIA AITP drive our continued growth, we will be facilitating a member recruitment challenge. This program will award chapters for recruiting new members before the one-year anniversary date and provide support for new member recruitment from CompTIA AITP on our way to reaching 10,000 members.



Grow CompTIA AITP membership

Build excitement for CompTIA AITP chapters

Increase total number of CompTIA AITP chapter members

Develop and provide recruitment materials for CompTIA AITP chapters


Contest Timeframe

The contest will kick off on March 1, 2018, and end at 11:59 p.m. CT, on July 31, 2018.


Contest Rules

Prizes will be awarded for net new chapter members from March 1, 2018 – July 31, 2018. Official member counts will be provided on March 1, 2018.


Sample: XYZ Chapter has 40 members as of March 1, 2018. They gain 8 new chapter members, and also have 2 members expire on April 30 that do not renew by July 31, 2018.    


8 – 2 = 6 Net New Chapter Members    6/40 = 15% Net Chapter Percentage Member Increase


Starting Member Count = 40

Ending Member Count = 46

Total Net New Member Count = 6

Percentage Net New Members = 15%


To be eligible for prizes, chapters must confirm their participation by March 30, 2018, and agree with the March 1, 2018, official member count. Participation can be confirmed by filling out the form on and including the March 1, 2018, official member count.


Total chapter member numbers will be updated on a lander page weekly with a leader board.



Primary Prizes

Largest total net new member increase

Second largest total net new member increase

Largest percentage net new member increase

Second percentage net new member increase


Progressive Prizes

10 net new members or 10% increase, whichever is smaller

20 net new members or 20% increase, whichever is smaller

30 net new members or 30% increase, whichever is smaller


One prize per chapter. If a chapter receives a primary prize it will not receive any progressive prize. Chapter awarded highest prize earned. Prize order is Largest Total Member Increase, Largest Percentage Increase, Second Largest Total Member Increase, Second Largest Percentage Increase, Progressive Prizes.

Maximum of $4,000 paid by CompTIA AITP for chapter event. To cover event costs only. Any amount over $4,000 will be the responsibility of the chapter. If event costs are under $4,000, no additional funds will be provided.


Participation Awards (all participating chapters)

Marketing stipend payout for net new members recruited during contest dates.

Recognition to all participants in blog post.


CompTIA AITP Responsibilities

CompTIA AITP will provide marketing support for one chapter event for each chapter during the time of the contest. Support includes sending an email to local CompTIA AITP members and prospects, as well as a targeted paid social media advertising campaign. Requests for event support must be received 10 business days prior to the event. To qualify for event support, chapters must be in compliance with CompTIA AITP brand standards, have online registration available and provide an event agenda.


Additional support

CompTIA AITP will provide additional support materials to all chapter leaders. CompTIA AITP will provide marketing support to solicit membership on a national level.