IPPA is a Chapter of the National Institute of Governmental Procurement (NIGP). It is a non-profit corporation dedicated to the advancement of the procurement profession through education and cooperative relationships among its members. Our membership includes procurement professionals from federal, state, city, county, school districts, and other political subdivisions.

The Idaho Public Purchasing Association has adopted the NIGP Values and Guiding Principles of Public Procurement.

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Become a Member

Membership is open to all public procurement professionals in the State of Idaho, including federal, state, city, county, and any other political subdivision of the State (such as school districts, highway districts, port authorities, fire districts, etc.)  Also included are any full-time employees of any NIGP member agencies that are involved in contracting, purchasing, or the materials management function.

2019 Membership:

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Awards from the 2018 NIGP Annual Forum in Nashville:

Certificate of Recognition for 2018 Small Chapter of the Year

High Percentage Increase in Membership Award
19% increase in Chapter Membership in 2017

2018 HIgh Percentage of NIGP Members Award
82% of Chapter Members also hold NIGP membership