Why become a SES Member
  • Join a community of like-minded people who are interested in conserving the world we live in.
  • Enjoy FREE admission to a full and varied programme of Explorer Talks (London).
  • Take-up opportunities to go on exciting scientific expeditions.
    • Attend the annual SES ‘Oscars of Exploration’ Explorer Awards presentation evening (London) where grants are awarded to inspirational individuals leading scientific expeditions.
    • Keep up to date with the latest scientific exploration news and views via the Scientific Explorer Annual Review (members annual publication), e-Newsletters, website and social media.
      • Enjoy discounts from various outdoor adventure stores (incl Nathan Beard, Cotswold Outdoor, Power Traveller) and on various SES books, expedition DVDs and videos.
      • Support a small charity doing extraordinary work around the world.
    • SES Membership Types
      • INDIVIDUAL membership - Annual subscription £65
      • JOINT/COUPLE membership - Annual Subscription £110
      • OVERSEAS membership - Annual Subscription £35
      • UNDER 25s membership - Annual Subscription £35
      All membership fees, except the Under 25s membership, are subject to a £15 Joining fee.

    • If you prefer, you can print and complete the Application Form and return it, together with your cheque to:
    • Gail Lloyd
    • Scientific Exploration Society
    • Expedition Base
    • Shaftesbury
    • Dorset SP7 9PB 
    • The income generated by the annual subscriptions help to pay for the small number of part-time staff who manage every aspect of SES activity, such as producing the Scientific Explorer Annual Review and regular e-newsletters, maintaining the website and social media pages, the Explorer Awards programme and 'Oscars of Exploration' presentation evening, the scientific expeditions supported and made available for participation and a full and varied schedule of Explorer Talks and Charity Events organised for SES community to enjoy. SES is very grateful for this support.