Welcome to FERMA Scholar.org!  This site is the new home for FERMA.

FERMA is a national professional association for teaching, research, and outreach for faculty, field staff, and students. The purposes of FERMA:

  • to unite professionals in the field of Family Economics and Resource Management
  • to stimulate personal and professional growth of members, and
  • to expand the effectiveness of Family Economics and Resource Management as a field.

FERMA does not charge dues or have paid staff. The association’s primary business is a biennial conference, held in even-numbered years. Registrants for the conference are considered members of the association. You may also request to be added to the FERMA list serve by contacting Dr. Claudia Heath.