The Cognitive Science Society, Inc. brings together researchers from many fields who hold a common goal: Understanding the nature of the human mind. The Society promotes scientific interchange among researchers in disciplines, comprising the field of Cognitive Science, including Artificial Intelligence, Linguistics, Anthropology, Psychology, Neuroscience, Philosophy, and Education.
The annual membership fee is for the current calendar year, January through December.
Membership in the Society includes:
Web-based electronic access to Cognitive Science Journal and Topics in Cognitive Science (TopiCS)
Reduced registration fees at the Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society
Reduced subscription rates to the journals Trends in Cognitive Sciences, Trends in Neurosciences, and Connection Science
Reduced subscription rate to the Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Artificial Intelligence
Discounted book prices from select publishers
Online access to Policy Insights from the Behavioral and Brain Sciences
Different rates apply to individuals living in different zones. The residence zone should be your “current” address which will determine your membership zone and your conference fees. Conference rates are determined by your membership type, please make sure to select the correct option.
Zone A includes: US, Australia, Canada, Japan, South Korea, New Zealand, Western Europe [Western Europe is comprised of the 28 member states of the European Union as of 2016 (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom) together with Iceland, Israel, Norway, Switzerland.]
Zone B includes: all other countries not mentioned in Zone A, and rate applies to students and non-students
Retired Membership: Those who actively worked in the field of Cognitive Science but have now retired and who have reached retirement age (60 or older) may apply for retired member status.
Student Membership: Open to full-time students only (Proof of Student ID required)
Qualifications for Zone A Membership:
- Advanced degree in a relevant discipline (e.g., PhD)
- Published research in field of cognitive science
- Other professional activities related to field of cognitive science
ZONE A MEMBERSHIP: $75.00 USD
ZONE A 3-YEAR ZONE A MEMBERSHIP (save $15 USD): $210.00 USD
Zone A - Student
Proof of current enrollment required:
- Student card ID number
- Faculty Advisor
- Advisor’s email
ZONE A STUDENT MEMBERSHIP: $50.00 USD
Please note: The rate for Zone B applies to students and non-students
ZONE A MEMBERSHIP: $30.00 USD
Please note: Those who actively worked in the field of Cognitive Science but have now retired and who have reached retirement age (60 or older) may apply for retired member status
ZONE A STUDENT MEMBERSHIP: $30.00 USD