There are five categories of membership, namely, Full, Life, Associate, Corporate and Honorary. Full membership is open to all scientists, Engineers, Mathematics, Technologists, Medical practitioners and anybody interested in the promotion of science. Life membership is open to Full members who have paid their subscription for 20 years or pay 10 years subscription upfront or at any time pay to make up a total of 20 years subscription. Associate membership is open to students. Corporate membership is open to firms and other corporate bodies. Honorary membership is conferred on Ghanaian or non-Ghanaian who have been a source of inspiration or distinguished benefactors to the Association.

Benefits
(a) Members in all categories have the right to:
  1. attend meetings of the Association for regular knowledge-sharing interactions with scientists and industrialists.
  2. receive attestation and recommendation from the Secretariat for contracts etc.
  3. receive information from the Secretariat on consultancy and other opportunities.
  4. publish their research papers in the journal of the Association at a rebate.
  5. attend conferences, workshops etc. at a rebate.
  6. receive privileges as the NEC may from time to time determine.
(b) Full and Life members:
  1. have the right to vote in election of officers of the Association and are also eligible to serve as officers or as members of the National and Branch Executive
  2. are entitled to free copies of the Association’s organ of publication, the Journal of the Ghana Science Association.
To Become A Member
  1. Fill a form at the Secretariat or online.
  2. Pay your dues and you have become a member.

(NB: payment can be made in cash, cheque or money transfer payable to the Ghana Science Association)

Dues

The annual dues are as follows:

Membership Dues
Full Member GH¢ 120.00
Associate (Postgraduate Student) Member GH¢ 24.00
Associate (Undergraduate Student) Member GH¢ 12.00
Student Association Member GH¢ 40.00
Corporate Member GH¢ 144.00