Membership

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Membership in AAAS is open to all individuals who support the goals and objectives of the Association and are willing to contribute to the achievement of those goals and objectives.

Membership in AAAS provides individual rights and benefits and are, therefore, not transferable. All memberships listed below include a subscription to Science magazine. Science is published weekly, except the last week in December.

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Membership Categories

Regular Membership
Scientists, engineers, or professionals who are working in or outside of STEM academia/industry. $125.00 (digital) $165.00 (print)
Student Membership
Undergraduates, graduate students, Ph.D. students and postdocs. $65.00 (digital) $95.00 (print)
Teacher Membership
All educators also receive access to Science Books & Films. $65.00 (digital) $95.00 (print)
Retired Membership
Scientists, engineers, or research professionals who are dedicated to continuing support of AAAS’s mission. $105.00 (digital) $135.00 (print)

Patron Membership

Members who desire the highest level of involvement with the activities of the association can opt for Patron Membership. In addition to receiving all the individual member benefits and services, Patron members also receive the AAAS Annual Report and regular executive briefings on the activities of the association.

For more information, or to purchase a Patron Membership, please contact a AAAS Member Services representative via e-mail at membership@aaas.org or via phone weekdays 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. ET at 202-326-6417. Call toll free in the United States at 866-434-2227.

See a list of AAAS Patrons.

Lifetime Membership

Members celebrating their 50th anniversary with AAAS are eligible for complimentary Lifetime Member status. AAAS Lifetime Members enjoy all of the benefits of membership and continue to receive Science in print or digital format. Member benefits include access to research dating back to 1880, membership in AAAS disciplinary sections and special interest groups, and discounts on meetings, products and services.

See a list of AAAS Lifetime Members.

*A AAAS Life Membership can be purchased. If you are interested in purchasing this membership level, please contact a AAAS Member Services representative via e-mail at membership@aaas.org or via phone weekdays 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. ET at 202-326-6417. Call toll free in the United States at 866-434-2227.