Membership

ESCoP is a large and growing organisation with a healthy membership base in most European countries and around the world. The Society produces a paper-based directory with a listing of current members and their research interests.

Membership fees are paid bi-annually, with a 120€ fee for full members, and 80€ for associate members. If you are already a member and you want to extend your membership, please log in at the top of the website and click the button with your name.

Membership benefits depend on membership status and include:

  • reduced fee for ESCoP meetings
  • priority in being accepted for events organized by ESCoP
  • free access to the Journal of Cognitive Psychology
  • free newsletter
  • access to award and funding programmes
  • occasional membership from associated societies.

Check the details in the membership type description.

Become a member

Associate membership

Associate membership is for you if you are in the initial stages of your research career, working on your Ph.D. or equivalent in an area of Cognitive Psychology. Associate membership would normally be limited to a maximum of five years. Any extension would be at the discretion of the Executive Committee. Associate members do not have voting privileges, but they can enjoy other benefits:

  • reduced fee for ESCoP meetings
  • priority in being accepted for events organized by ESCoP
  • free access to the Journal of Cognitive Psychology
  • free newsletter
  • access to award and funding programmes, such as: ESCoP Early Career Publication Award (€1000), ESCoP Conference Attendance Funding, funding for organising ESCoP Thematic Meetings and Summer Schools
  • occasional membership from associated societies, such as the Psychonomic Society and Association for Psychological Science
80.00 €

Full membership

Full membership is for you if you are an active and established researcher in some area of Cognitive Psychology, you have a Ph.D. or equivalent, and recent publications in refereed journals of Psychology or related fields. Exceptionally, at the discretion of the Executive Committee, you may be admitted to full membership without fulfilling these criteria. As a full member you are entitled to vote and candidate for becoming a member of the ESCoP Executive Committee.

Other benefits include:

  • reduced fee for ESCoP meetings
  • priority in being accepted for events organized by ESCoP
  • free access to the Journal of Cognitive Psychology
  • free newsletter
  • access to award and funding programmes, such as: Bertelson Award, The ESCoP Early Career Publication Award, funding for organising ESCoP Thematic Meetings and Summer Schools
  • occasional membership from associated societies, such as the Psychonomic Society and Association for Psychological Science
120.00 €