Membership Information

Membership in ARCUS enables you to participate in the world’s leading community promoting discovery and understanding of the Arctic and informing sound decisions related to the Arctic. Your support and contributions enable interdisciplinary thinking, acting, and education that lead to the development of highly collaborative partnerships. ARCUS members form the core of our extensive network, which enables increased understanding of this critical and dynamic region. Our members include organizations and individuals who are making valuable contributions to Arctic research.

ARCUS membership indicates a desire to promote discovery and understanding of the Arctic and inform sound decisions related to the Arctic. Additionally, we offer the following benefits in a range of membership categories:

Academic/Research Institutions, Indigenous Organizations, Government Agencies

Annual Dues: Research Universities and Government Agencies, $1,000
Annual Dues: Undergraduate Colleges, Academic Departments, Not-for-Profits, and Indigenous Organizations, $500

  • A direct connection to our large network of contacts and resources at institutional, Federal, non-profit, NGO, and corporate organizations.
  • Outreach and collaboration services via ARCUS’ extensive network, including digital promotion of your Arctic-related activities.
  • Priority booking in the ARCUS Arctic Community Meeting Room at the AGU Fall Meeting in San Francisco, CA.
  • Voting privileges within the ARCUS Council.
  • Member name and logo displayed on ARCUS web site and newsletter, and at ARCUS-sponsored meetings.
  • Access to reports from the staff and Board on ARCUS activities to support Arctic research
  • Reservation privileges for meeting space in Washington, DC at a substantially reduced rate compared to hotels and conference centers.
  • Complimentary access to quiet, convenient workspaces at the two ARCUS office locations in Fairbanks, AK and Washington, DC.

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Corporate Members

Annual Dues: Large Corporations - $2,000
Annual Dues: Small Businesses - $500

  • A direct connection to our large network of contacts and resources at institutional, Federal, non-profit, NGO, and corporate organizations.
  • Outreach and collaboration services via ARCUS’ extensive network, including digital promotion of your Arctic-related activities.
  • Voting privileges within the ARCUS Council.
  • Corporate sponsorship opportunities for specific ARCUS projects and programs.
  • Member name and logo displayed on ARCUS web site and newsletter, and at ARCUS-sponsored meetings.
  • Access to reports from the staff and Board on ARCUS activities to support Arctic research
  • Access to quiet, convenient workspaces at the two ARCUS office locations in Fairbanks, AK and Washington, DC.

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Individual Members

Annual Dues: $50 (We are offering 1/2 off in December 2016 - membership for only $25! Discount applied on application page)

  • Opportunity to be a recognized supporter of the Arctic research enterprise
  • Access to exclusive information about Arctic research via the member newsletter and email updates.
  • A downloadable membership certificate recognizing your contribution to Arctic research.
  • Access to quiet, convenient workspaces at the two ARCUS office locations in Fairbanks, AK and Washington, DC.

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For questions about membership, please contact Robert Rich via email (bob [at] arcus.org) or phone (907-474-1600).