How to Join

Types of Membership

Individual Membership: Any person can become an individual member by applying for membership and paying the annual dues.

y-BIS Membership: Reduced fees are available to young statisticians who are graduated less than five years ago. Applicants must provide evidence of the date of last degree.

Student Membership: To be eligible for the student rate, one must be enrolled at an educational institution and must be certified as a current student by a member of the academic staff of the institution at which the student is enrolled. Student members have all the privileges of individual members except for voting rights.

Institutional membership: Organizations whose objectives are compatible with those of the Society can join as institutional members subject to approval by the Executive Committee. These include educational and scientific institutions, business and industrial enterprises, government organizations, and non-profit institutions. Each institutional member can designate a representative who will have the same rights and privileges as an individual member. There are special rates for institutions from developing countries. For more information, please see our Call for Institutional Membership.

Honorary membership: This is for distinguished members of the society and is available by nomination only.


ISBIS Annual Membership Fees

Membership rates can be found here.


Membership Renewal for Current ISBIS Members:

Payments can be made on-line at this link.


Application for New Members (see below for benefits and types of membership):

On-line application for Regular, y-BIS or Student Member

Or you can download, complete, and return the application form as indicated on the form:

Application Form for regular, y-BIS or student membership (doc)

Application Form for Institutional Membership (doc)