We are our members!

For questions about membership, payments, or access to the journal, contact the PSA Office at:

Why join?

  • to be a part of the community

  • to advance scholarship and teaching

  • to support early career scholars

  • to foster diversity and inclusiveness

  • to enhance outreach and engagement

  • to support philosophers of science around the world

  • to cultivate community and dialogue

  • to support the PSA and help guide the association and the future directions of philosophy of science around the globe

Benefits of Membership:

  • Subscription to Philosophy of Science

  • Access to Member's Area to:

    • Join or propose a PSA Member Community

    • Post your recent books on our Member Book Gallery

    • Submit to Member News

  • PSA Conference benefits:

    • Apply for PSA Dependent Care Subsidies

    • Eligible early career members can apply for PSA Travel Grants

    • Student members can apply for deeply discounted student rooms at our conference hotel

    • Deep discounts on PSA Conference registration

Sponsor-A-Scholar Program:

The Sponsor-a-Scholar Program extends the benefits of membership to scholars in countries where currency inequities effectively prevent them from joining the PSA. Sponsored Scholars can also apply for funding to cover their registration fee at the PSA Biennial meetings and for PSA Travel Grants. Sponsored scholars' memberships and registration fees are covered through the generosity of PSA members. To apply to become a sponsored scholar, please send your Curriculum Vitae (CV) and a paragraph explaining how membership in the PSA would benefit you to: To apply for free registration for PSA conferences, please send your CV and a paragraph explaining why attendance at the PSA conference will benefit you. If you have any questions, contact us at Donate to the Sponsor-a-Scholar program.

Hear from our members:

I'm a member because:

"The PSA has provided me with an incredibly supportive community. It is more relevant than ever as we see the public's trust in science being eroded. It has great potential as it works on being more inclusive."  --  Soazig Le Bihan

 "My professional life is richer and more socially connected thanks to the PSA."  --  Sean Valles

"The Association’s irreplaceable role in connecting philosophers of science all over the world."  --  Edouard Machery

"To connect with, maintain, and support the philosophy of science community."  --  Roberta Millstein

"It‘s a community that doesn‘t just pay lip service to interdisciplinarity, but actively supports it. I am supported in pursuing my scientific & philo curiosity wherever it goes. The biennial meetings are like homecoming reunions with old & new friends."  --  Alisa Bokulich