Student and Early Careers Membership

Types of membership

Member from £71.00
For anyone with an interest in meteorology who wishes to support the objectives and goals of the Society.

Student and Early Careers £36.00
For full-time students of meteorology and related subjects, of any age, up until three years after you cease to be a registered student.

Fellow from £81.00
For those who make substantial contributions to meteorology and related sciences, whether as an observer, amateur enthusiast, academic, teacher, professional, business person, innovator or Society volunteer. 

Corporate from £500
Be part of a progressive Society and join other organisations committed to supporting meteorology as a science, profession and interest, and inspiring the next generation of meteorologists.

Please note: Memberships run from 1st January to 31st December.

The Royal Meteorological Society is a registered charity and relies on member subscriptions and donations to help support our charitable work

Stay up to date with the latest news about weather and climate 

  • Online copy of our monthly in-house Journal Weather 
  • Free online access to our full journal portfolio of eight titles, including Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, International Journal of Climatology and WIRES Climate Change
  • Exclusive Monthly Members Enewsletter with the latest news and events from the Society


Raise your profile, share your views and connect with like-minded professionals, enthusiasts, staff and volunteers

  • Join us at National Meetings and Conferences, online and in person, throughout the year
  • Join one of our Local Centres for regular informal meetings on a range of topics.
  • Join one of our Special Interest Groups to exchange information and views on specific areas of weather and climate.
  • Join our Council or a Committee to help run the Society
  • Volunteer with the Society, for example, as an editor for one of our Journals, and increase your skills.


Develop your career with our support

  • The Society is the only recognised authority able to award Chartered or Registered Meteorologist with our accreditation schemes
  • Use ACCSYS the Society’s online tool to create, manage and submit CPD reports and accreditation applications. 
  • Study for a vocational qualification
  • Take part in our mentoring scheme as a mentor or mentee (coming soon)
  • Access to grants and bursaries to finance expeditions, carry out research or attend meteorological conferences.
  • Recognition through our Awards, Medals and Prizes
  • Career opportunities through resources and advice plus our Jobs Board. 



  • Discounts for Society meetings and conferences.
  • Member discounts for our Book Endorsement Programme and in our online shop.
  • Discounts for authors submitting to our Journals


Am I eligible?

This membership option is open to full-time students of meteorology and related subjects, of any age, up until three years after you cease to be a registered student.

We have a number of Student Ambassadors at universities and research institutions around the country but are still seeking ambassadors at a number of locations, so please get in touch to find out more

Meet our Student and Early Careers members