BAFTSS Membership

Benefits of Membership


As a member of BAFTSS you will receive the following benefits:

  • Representation to government, funding and research councils.

  • Presenting your research at the annual conference.

  • Attendance at the AGM; voting rights; the possibility of election to the Executive Committee next year.

  • Eligibility to apply for one of the BAFTSS Awards – Best Monograph, Best Practice Research Portfolio, Best Journal
    Article, Best Postgraduate Student Essay.


  • Access to our regional Postgraduate Training Events.

In addition to the above, postgraduate members also receive:

  • Access to our regional Postgraduate Training events.

  • Eligibility to apply for funding for postgraduate events and attending the conference.

  • Entry into our postgraduate poster competition.


General Information

  • Membership runs for 12 months from the moment you join.

  • The fee is £30 (salaried) and £15 (students and unwaged).

  • Please note that we have revamped our membership system. If you were previously a member of BAFTSS, you will need to re-join as a new member.

To join, please click the button below:

Discussion List

We also operate a Jiscmail Discussion List, which is free to join. Further details are available here.


Please note that you will not be automatically subscribed to this list when you take out membership; you will need to sign up separately here.


If you encounter any other problems in taking out membership, please contact the membership secretary at