Apply today and start receiving these
Discounts on professional development opportunities,
including registration for the ASTC Annual Conference, ASTC RAPs
(Roundtables for Advancing the Professions), and other programs.
ASTC Passport Program participation, a promotional
tool that can provide your members with free general admission
all participating institutions worldwide for the price of a single
membership to your museum. Program enrollment required.
ASTC traveling exhibition priority booking and
discounted rental fees.
Through ASTC's Member Discount Program, you can take advantage of valuable discounts offered by vendors who provide services and products that can enhance your operations, increase your presence, even impact your bottom line.
Advocacy for science centers before the U.S. Congress
and with federal agencies, international organizations, and through media contacts.
Unlimited subscriptions for all paid staff to Dimensions, the
bimonthly magazine of the Association of Science-Technology Centers, and to INFORMER, our biweekly emailed news bulletin. Plus discounts on
other ASTC publications.
Listings in two directories—The ASTC MarketPlace, listing products and services your
offers to the field; and the ASTC Member Directory, available through myASTC.
Opportunity to participate in ASTC surveys—and
discounted access to data on attendance, finances, and research
Discounts on ASTC Job Bank listings, to help you
broaden your search for experienced staff.
Opportunity to lead Communities of Practice, and access to ASTC Connect's moderated workshops, discussion forums, tutorials, resources, and reports.
Governing Members receive all of the benefits
of Science Center and Museum Members—plus voting privileges,
eligibility to participate in ASTC governance by serving on the
Board of Directors, and the opportunity to participate in a monthly
attendance reporting service. Prospective Governing Members must
first join as regular Science Center and Museum Members. More
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