Individual Membership

Become an Individual Member of IPSA

 

Please note that all IPSA individual memberships start on 1 January and end on 31 December. Membership subscriptions completed between 1 October and 31 December are by default applied to the following year.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to reach out to our Membership Team at membership@ipsa.org.

 

Online Membership Form

 


 

Individual Membership Essentials

 

Join the IPSA Community

Time for networking!

IPSA brings together an international community of more than 3,000 members from all areas of political science. IPSA members can connect with peers from all around the world and benefit from this major source of academic networking opportunities.
 

Promote your Work

Spread the word!

IPSA members can post articles about their news, events, call for papers, job openings, books, awards and more on the IPSA website, social media and e-newsletter. Our social media accounts have a combined following of close to 155,000 users and our monthly newsletter is distributed to about 10,000 members of the global political science scene.

Take part in IPSA Research Committees

IPSA Research Committees (RC) are sub-structures of IPSA that are developing research in specific fields of political science. The RCs' main mission is to conduct research based on international cooperation. There are currently 50 IPSA Research Committees.

 


Past Conferences Proceedings Library

Looking for a paper covering your research field?

IPSA Conferences Proceedings Library counts 12,032 paper abstracts and 7,678 full papers from previous IPSA World Congresses and events.

 

 

Online Publications

 

International Political Science Review (IPSR)
5 issues per year
ISSN: 0192-5121

PRINTED VERSION
1 year -
10 USD
2 years - 20 USD

IPSR is committed to publishing peer-reviewed articles that make a significant contribution to international political science. It fosters the creation and dissemination of rigorous political inquiry while respecting different approaches and methods.

International Political Science Abstracts
6 issues per year
ISSN: 0020-8345

50% DISCOUNT ON PRINTED VERSION
1 year -
108 USD
2 years - 215 USD

Abstracts is a global resource, providing non-evaluative abstracts of articles published in scholarly journals from every region of the world.

This research tool is a staple to help researchers and students identify the professional articles needed for their work.

 

 

 

For more information
membership@ipsa.org

Participation
ISSN: 0709-6941

PRINTED VERSION
Complementary

This IPSA bulletin offers detailed information and in-depth articles about the 2021 IPSA World Congress of Political Science in Lisbon, Portugal.

It also provides political science news from our National Associations, Research Committees, and IPSA Summer Schools.

Publications


Subscription to the electronic version (archives included) of the International Political Science Review (IPSR) (five per year) via the Sage Publications’ website, plus an optional print version at a reduced price.

Subscription to the electronic version (archives included) of the International Political Science Abstracts (six per year) via the Sage Publications’ website, plus an optional print version at a 50% reduced price.

Subscription to Participation, the IPSA bulletin.

Free monthly newsletter.

Academic services


Join a community numbering thousands of political scientists worldwide by collaborating and/or working with one (or more) of 50 IPSA Research Committees.

Obtain a special IPSA certificate of course attendance upon completion of an IPSAMOOC (Massive Open Online Course).

Access to the IPSA Portal of Political Science.

Events


Participate in the IPSA World Congress of Political Science and exclusive IPSA events around the world.

Opportunities to compete for IPSA awards and travel grants for the IPSA World Congress of Political Science.

Reduced fee at joint events.

Web and other services


Post your CV or resumé on a personalized profile page available to members in the Members Directory and to media in the Specialist Registry.

Access the online Members Directory, ideal for contacting colleagues around the world and a major source of invitations to professional opportunities.

Promote your books and events, and post a call for papers, job openings, awards and much more on the IPSA website and in IPSA media.

Access the IPSA Conference Proceedings Library (CPL). 12,032 paper abstracts, and 7,678 full papers from previous events.

Online resources offered exclusively to members.

Discount to IPSA members on subscriptions to Journal of Political Power.

25% discount on all SAGE Publications titles.

20% discount on all Oxford University Press titles in the areas of politics and international relations.

30% discount on all MIT Press titles in the areas of international relations and security studies.




Regular Membership

Individual Membership

  • 2 years: $190 US
  • Life: $1500 US

Student (under 35 years old)*

  • 1 year: $55 US
  • 2 years: $90 US

Senior (65 and over)*

  • 2 years: $130 US

Global South Membership**

Individual Membership

  • 2 years: $90 US
  • Life: $1500 US

Student (under 35 years old)*

  • 1 year: $7 US
  • 2 years: $12 US

Senior (65 and over)*

  • 2 years: $40 US
 

Optional Add-on Subscriptions

International Political Science Abstracts (printed version)

  • 1 year: $108 US
  • 2 years: $215 US

International Political Science Review (printed version)

  • 1 year: $10 US
  • 2 years: $20 US

World Political Science Review
(printed version)

  • 1 year: $27 US
  • 2 years: $54 US

*Student and Senior Membership
Includes all the benefits of an individual membership at a reduced price. Students need to provide proof of age (35 years old and under) and a copy of their student card with their application. Seniors need to provide proof of age (65 and over).

**Available to residents of selected countries

Please note: Membership fees are non-refundable. 

Become an Individual Member of IPSA

 

Accepted Methods of Payments
 

1. Credit Card
Please proceed to complete your online membership form. Once you have reached the Order information page, make sure you select "Credit Card" and enter your payment information on the following page. We accept Visa and MasterCard payments.

 

2. Bank Transfer
Please proceed to complete your online membership form. Once you have reached the Order information page, make sure you select “Check or money order”. Upon submitting your membership form, your IPSA order will be registered in the system as a pending order. As soon as we receive your payment, your order will be completed and you will receive a confirmation email receipt.

If you wish to proceed with a bank transfer, please note you will need to add an extra USD 30 administrative fee, i.e. the total amount of your transaction should be your contribution amount + USD 30. Please make sure you mention your invoice number upon sending your transfer.

 

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3. USD Check

*** Please note that due do COVID-19, we are currently not accepting check payments***

 

Please proceed to complete your online membership form. Once you have reached the Order information page, make sure you select “Check or money order”. Upon submitting your membership form, your IPSA order will be registered in the system as a pending order. As soon as we receive your payment, your order will be completed and you will receive a confirmation email receipt. Please make sure you mention your invoice number upon sending your check.

 

Address your check to:
International Political Science Association
1590, av. Docteur-Penfield, SB-331
Montréal, QC H3G 1C5
Canada

 

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to reach out to our Membership Team at membership@ipsa.org.

 

Online Membership Form