Membership of the Royal Society of Victoria is open to anyone interested in science, science education or science promotion. Our members form a network of people with an interest in scientific developments and the social impact of the sciences at global and local levels. The Society:
- fosters, recognises and rewards excellent Victorian scientists across their career trajectory through awards and prizes
- promotes understanding of science in the community
- promotes science education so that up-coming generations know about and understand science
- lobbies governments on issues relating to science and evidence-based decision making
Membership of the Society provides you with an opportunity to:
- learn about developments in a wide range of science disciplines through our lecture program and symposia
- meet and share knowledge with like-minded people
- collaborate with colleagues to deliver the Society’s various programs and projects using your professional skills and experience.
Membership Fees for 2017 are:
|Ordinary Member||$200 pa|
|Country, Interstate or Retired Member||$160 pa|
|Family Duo Member||$330 pa covers both members of the Duo|
|Student Member||$42 pa|
Enquire at 03 9663 5259 about the cost of purchasing a Life Membership, Corporate Membership or about becoming a Corporate Supporter.
If nominating for membership on the Application Form (see below) there is a one-off, $50 joining fee (not payable by Student Applicants).
If you do not know a member to nominate you, come along to one of the our free lectures and let the office staff know that you are seeking a nominator.
Click here to download application form.
Click here to read the Rules and Bylaws.