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Join the World's Smartest Network
Join the World's Smartest Network
Since its founding in 1817, the Academy has welcomed science advocates, problem-solvers, and researchers from all disciplines and walks of life. Thomas Jefferson, Alexander Graham Bell, Charles Darwin, Margaret Mead…the history of the Academy is filled with thinkers and innovators. Join today and help us grow the world’s smartest network!

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Professional Memberships

Access cutting-edge scientific research and broaden your professional network by becoming a Member of the world’s foremost cross-disciplinary scientific organization.
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Core Benefits

Scientific Events, Symposia & Webinars

As a Member you’ll enjoy free or significantly discounted access to over 100 events and simulcast webinars annually.

Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

Professional Members gain unlimited online access to Annals, plus the opportunity to order one complimentary print volume per year.

eBriefings and Online Content

Enjoy free access to digital content featuring the latest multidisciplinary research presented at the Academy, including our archive of over 500 eBriefings, and our bi-annual Member Magazine.

Free Subscription to Nature or Scientific American

As a Professional Member you can elect to receive a complimentary subscription to Nature or Scientific American (your choice!).

Member-to-Member Mentoring
Hone your coaching skills and pay it forward by signing up to mentor an early career scientist or engineer from the Academy’s network of Student/Postdoc Members.

Professional Membership Certificate

New Members receive a mailed welcome kit containing information about the Academy, and a Professional Membership Certificate, suitable for framing.

Discounts

Wiley-Blackwell Discount

To take advantage of this offer, log in using your Membership userid and password, then visit the Wiley site. Use code SDP71 when purchasing.

Club Quarters Discount

Academy Members are entitled to special Member rates at Club Quarters, full-service hotels designed for sensible travelers in New York and around the world.

Avis

Members get up to 15% off at 4800 locations in over 140 countries. For the best rate, always provide AWD #: S035800, which identifies you as an Academy Member. Reservations can be made by calling 1.800.831.8000 (U.S.) or by going to the Avis website.

Hertz

Members receive year-round 15% discounts at participating locations around the world. Be sure to mention both CPD#: 51045 and the applicable promotional code (located on Hertz' website) for additional discounts. To make reservations, call the Members Only Reservations Line at 1.800.654.2210 or go to Hertz online.

ePoly Rebate

Members are eligible to receive a 10% tuition rebate for completed graduate courses at Polytechnic Institute of NYU. Work toward your master's in electrical engineering, computer science, cybersecurity, industrial engineering, wireless innovation and other hot career paths online with ePoly and receive a degree from one of the most widely recognized schools in the world. Visit www.poly.edu/nyas for more information and to get started.

Insurance
Academy Group Insurance Program

Our Members' Insurance Program provides high-quality insurance plans at affordable rates. This quality collection of plans (featuring strong, long-established national insurance carriers) offers comprehensive coverage with extensive options that can be tailored to your needs and budget. For additional information please click here or call customer service at 1.800.556.7614.

$135*
Annual Membership**

Questions about Membership? Contact our Customer Service team:
Phone (Toll Free in US only): 1.800.843.6927
Phone: 1.212.298.8640
Customerservice@nyas.org 

*Non US residents will be charged an international mail supplement of up to $35/year.
**Save an additional $10 annual by purchasing a 2-year Membership.

Additional Membership Types

Individuals who contribute $1,000 or more to the Academy annually become Members of the Charles Darwin Society.

Gift Membership

Academy Membership is a great way to support the career of your favorite scientist or engineer. To purchase a gift Membership, call our Customer Service Department at 212.298.8640.

 

Teens (ages 13-19) receive complimentary Academy Membership when they join one of our qualifying STEM education programs.
Since its founding in 1817, the Academy has welcomed science advocates, problem-solvers, and researchers from all disciplines and walks of life. Thomas Jefferson, Alexander Graham Bell, Charles Darwin, Margaret Mead…the history of the Academy is filled with thinkers and innovators. Join today and help us grow the world’s smartest network!

Interested in Membership?

Join Today

Already a Member?

Renew

Student & Postdoc Memberships

For early-career scientists and engineers, Academy Membership unlocks access to professional development training, networking, and mentoring opportunities that can help you figure out the next step…or change the trajectory of your career.
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Core Benefits

Career Readiness and Soft Skills Training

Through our webinars, workshops, and online courses, Members get free or discounted access to critical skills training. Topics range from effective grant-writing, to securing funding, communicating your research, and planning a successful career in STEM.

Cutting Edge STEM Content

Members enjoy free access to digital content featuring the latest multidisciplinary research presented at the Academy, including our archive of over 500 eBriefings, and Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. You’ll also receive free or significantly discounted registration to over 100 symposia, webinars and conferences annually.

Networking and Resume-Building Opportunities

The Academy also offers multiple opportunities for student/postdoc Members to present their research, expand their resumes through internships and mentoring activities, and interact with senior leaders across academia, industry and government. Graduate student Members are also eligible to apply for Science Alliance Leadership Training, a free 5-day intensive workshop that is a true career game-changer.

Professional Mentoring

Need advice from an experienced professional? Student/Postdoc Members can request a personal mentor from the Academy’s global network of over 20,000 scientists and engineers.

Discounts

Wiley-Blackwell Discount

To take advantage of this offer, log in using your Membership userid and password, then visit the Wiley site. Use code SDP71 when purchasing.

Club Quarters Discount

Academy Members are entitled to special Member rates at Club Quarters, full-service hotels designed for sensible travelers in New York and around the world.

Avis

Members get up to 15% off at 4800 locations in over 140 countries. For the best rate, always provide AWD #: S035800, which identifies you as an Academy Member. Reservations can be made by calling 1.800.831.8000 (U.S.) or by going to the Avis website.

Hertz

Members receive year-round 15% discounts at participating locations around the world. Be sure to mention both CPD#: 51045 and the applicable promotional code (located on Hertz' website) for additional discounts. To make reservations, call the Members Only Reservations Line at 1.800.654.2210 or go to Hertz online.

ePoly Rebate

Members are eligible to receive a 10% tuition rebate for completed graduate courses at Polytechnic Institute of NYU. Work toward your master's in electrical engineering, computer science, cybersecurity, industrial engineering, wireless innovation and other hot career paths online with ePoly and receive a degree from one of the most widely recognized schools in the world. Visit www.poly.edu/nyas for more information and to get started.

Insurance

Academy Group Insurance Program

Our Members' Insurance Program provides high-quality insurance plans at affordable rates. This quality collection of plans (featuring strong, long-established national insurance carriers) offers comprehensive coverage with extensive options that can be tailored to your needs and budget. For additional information please click here or call customer service at 1.800.556.7614.

$36*
Annual Membership**

Questions about Membership? Contact our Customer Service team:
Phone (Toll Free in US only): 1.800.843.6927
Phone: 1.212.298.8640
Customerservice@nyas.org

*Non US residents will be charged an international mail supplement of up to $25.
**Save an additional 20% annual by purchasing a 2-year Membership.

Is Your School Part of Science Alliance?
Many universities and teaching institutions sponsor their students and postdocs for Membership via our Science Alliance program. To find out if your school is one of them, click the drop-down menu to the right.

Find Your School

Don’t see your school on our list? Contact your Career Development office and/or Dean and encourage them to join!

Additional Membership Types

Individuals who contribute $1,000 or more to the Academy annually become Members of the Charles Darwin Society.

Gift Membership

Academy Membership is a great way to support the career of your favorite scientist or engineer. To purchase a gift Membership, call our Customer Service Department at 212.298.8640.

Teens (ages 13-19) receive complimentary Academy Membership when they join one of our qualifying STEM education programs.

Organizational Membership

Your organization can become an Academy Member by supporting our programs, sponsoring an event, or simply purchasing employee Memberships in bulk.

Science Alliance Membership – for Universities & Teaching Institutions

Universities, research institutions and teaching hospitals can sponsor students, postdocs and faculty for Membership via our Science Alliance program. Learn more.

Additional Membership Types

Individuals who contribute $1,000 or more to the Academy annually become Members of the Charles Darwin Society.

Gift Membership

Academy Membership is a great way to support the career of your favorite scientist or engineer. To purchase a gift Membership, call our Customer Service Department at 212.298.8640.

Teens (ages 13-19) receive complimentary Academy Membership when they join one of our qualifying STEM education programs.