TPEA’s 3 for 20 New Member Recruitment Program

Recruit 3 new members, and you’ll earn a $20 Gift Card*!

TPEA invites you to participate in 3 for 20, our 2017-2018 new member recruitment program. It’s easy to participate: For every three new members you recruit, you’ll receive a $20 Gift Card.* Gift Cards never expire and can be redeemed toward millions of items at

PLUS: For every new member you recruit, you’ll receive one entry in quarterly drawings for a $250 Gift Card.

There’s no limit on the number of Gift Cards/prize entries you can earn. We’ll send out the $20 Gift Cards once a month, and we’ll conduct the quarterly drawings on Sept. 1, Dec. 1, March 1 and June 1.

To receive credit for the members you recruit, ask each new member to write your name on their paper membership application or to include your name in the “Sponsor” field on the online membership application.

Download printable applications below, or direct potential members to the TPEA website.

Questions? Call 888-FOR-TPEA (888-367-8732) or email

New this year

Each new member you recruit will have the chance to win a $20 Gift Card in our monthly New Member Drawings!

Membership applications

Active Employee – Pay by EFT (PDF)

Active Employee – Pay by check (PDF)

Associate – Pay by check (PDF)

Retiree – Pay by annuity deduction (PDF)

Retiree – Pay by check (PDF)

Recruitment fliers

TPEA Factsheet (PDF)

TPEA Services and Discounts (PDF)

The fine print:

  • The 2017-2018 TPEA 3 for 20 Program recruiting period runs from June 1, 2017, to May 31, 2018.
  • Only current TPEA members are eligible to participate in the 3 for 20 program; however, members participating in the TDCJ Recruiter program are not eligible to receive Gift Cards or drawing entries.
  • TPEA is not responsible for failure to receive proper notice of a recruiter’s efforts to recruit new membership.
  • All submissions must be legibly typed or written and submitted as provided in these program rules.
  • Interpretation of these rules and applications is at the sole discretion of TPEA.
  • A “new” member is defined as an individual who has never been a TPEA member or someone whose TPEA  membership is not current.
  • TPEA will mail recruiters $20 Gift Cards on a monthly basis.
  • TPEA will new member drawing winners $20 Gift Cards on a monthly basis (one winner per month).
  • Quarterly prize drawings will take place Sept. 1, 2017; Dec. 1, 2017; March 1, 2018; and June 1, 2018.
  • Quarterly prize drawing winners are ineligible for subsequent quarterly prize drawings; however, they may continue to earn $20 Gift Cards.

* is not a sponsor of this promotion. Except as required by law, Gift Cards (“GCs”) cannot be transferred for value or redeemed for cash. GCs may be used only for purchases of eligible goods at or certain of its affiliated websites. For complete terms and conditions, see GCs are issued by ACI Gift Cards, Inc., a Washington corporation. All Amazon ®, ™ & © are IP of, Inc. or its affiliates. No expiration date or service fees.