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Chapter Enrollment is open three times a year: 

  • March 15-30
  • May 15-30 
  • October 15-31

Individuals may join an ICC Chapter any time of the year. Individual membership is not prorated. 


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Chapter Eligibility

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New Chapter Fees Summary

New Member Fees

  • Each Chapter shall be sponsored by an adult (at least 25 years old), referred to as the Chapter Sponsor, that commits to serve one year.

  • Chapters equal to twenty (20) or more eligible students will appoint at least one eligible adult as an Assistant Sponsor. In the event the Sponsor is no longer able to serve as sponsor, the Assistant Sponsor will assume those responsibilities. Therefore, spouses can not serve as Assistant Sponsors. Please do NOT add your spouse as an Assistant Sponsor for your Chapter.

  • A chapter shall have a minimum of seven (7) eligible students from at least three (3) families.

  • An eligible student shall be ages 6 through 18.

  • All adult chapter members and students ages 14 years and older shall be in agreement with the ICC Statement of Faith.

  • Prospective Sponsors and Assistant Sponsors

    • shall have attended an ICC training event within the last twelve months with a student 11 years or older, or

    • attend an ICC training event with a student 11yrs or older within 30 days, or

    • Or have been a chapter member-adult in a chapter in the previous year, or

    • completed the ICC101 online Academy course.

  • Chapter participants will commit to present on a minimum of non-competitive community speaking platforms* in addition to the Chapter Presentation.

    • Members age 6 to 10 commit to present on at least two (2) community speaking platforms between May 16 -  May 15.

    • Members ages 11 to 18 commit to present on at least four (4) community speaking platforms between May 16 -  May 15.

  • Chapters will commit to present a Chapter Presentation by May 15 


*A platform will count as one where the major activity on the platform involves public speaking in the community, takes place in a non-competitive setting, and does not require personal remuneration for the activity. These guidelines apply to individual speaking goals as well as to the Chapter Presentation.

Note: Prospective Sponsors must complete their portion of the application process within 30 days of the initial filing. Incomplete applications after 30 days will expire without refund.

1. Read Chapter Eligibility and Requirements to make sure you have met the eligibility requirements.

2. Submit the online application by contacting your Area Coordinator. (If you have already submitted a background check, notify the Area Coordinator.) Sign in with an ICC account or create a new ICC account and complete the form.

3. Submit the nonrefundable $185 application fee which includes a $150 application fee and $35 background check.

4. You will receive an automated email receipt containing instructions and a link to download the background check form. Download the form and instructions to send your background check securely to Horizon Background Screening.

5. Your Area Coordinator will contact you to schedule an interview

6. You will receive a link to share with your prospective members upon verification eligibility has been met so they can submit their individual enrollment fees.

For NEW Chapter Members:

  • Register as a Chapter Member Adult and add the number of YCC and YSG students.  This will prompt payment for these students.

  • Once approved, the number of sub-accounts paid will be added to the main parent account.  Please allow 24-48 hours for this to happen.

  • Parent must now add these students through the “My Students” link in the “Manage My Profile” page.

  • Students will automatically be added to the parent’s account as a sub-account.


Non-refundable Application Fee


Background Check


Individual Member Fee (6-10)


Individual Member Fee (11-18)


Non-refundable Application Fees:
(These are administrative fees and do not include curriculum or other teaching resources.)

  • $150 application fee to be received before application is processed.

  • $35 fee for a background check. Be sure to complete the Background Check form and submit as instructed.

Fees may be collected from participating families as part of a local Chapter fee. These annual fees can be used for paying Chapter enrollment fees, admin expenses, Sponsor training and scholars for members to attend ICC events or other Chapter activities.


Member Fees - Summary

Member fees: Non-refundable member fees are submitted online by individual members. Fees are not prorated. 

New Member Subscription

effective 1 FEB 2016

Member, ages 6-10


Member, ages 11-18


For information and help with new chapters, contact:

Global Registrar

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