Why join ASP?

The ASP has diverse and growing membership. Members are entitled to a variety of benefits, many of which can be accessed through this website. Membership is open to persons engaged in the scientific study of primates and to those supporting the goals of the Society, as described in the Constitution

Membership benefits include:

  • Online access to the American Journal of Primatology is included in the full, student, and complimentary memberships
  • Access to the quarterly newsletter, the ASP Bulletin – read all about what the Society’s committees are working on, and the exciting research that ASP members are conducting!
  • Access to the ASP membership directory, which includes members’ contact details
  • Reduced registration fee to the Society’s annual meeting
  • Eligibility to apply for ASP grants – the ASP offers a number of small grants to support basic and conservation research that only ASP members can apply for!

Membership dues

Memberships are based on the calendar year.

Membership category 2020 Dues
Full membership, including e-subscription to AJP $100
Student membership, including e-subscription to AJP $70
Retired membership, no AJP subscription $25

* Membership in ASP for individuals from habitat or developing countries is FREE for those unable to pay dues. Please contact the ASP Treasurer for more details on complimentary membership.


Join & renew online

  • New members: go to the login page, and click on "new registration." Create a username. The user name may be any combination of up to 25 alpha-numeric characters in length. Once you have created your username, a password will be automatically generated and emailed to you.
  • Renewing members: please login using your username and password

    • Note: If you were previously a member and have lapsed membership, you should use your existing username/password to access the online system. If you cannot remember this information, do not create a new account, as this creates record duplication errors. Instead, please contact the ASP Treasurer or try recovering your password using your email address.