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Why become a member of SES
  • Join a community of like-minded people who are interested in learning about and conserving the world that we live in AND support the longest-running scientific exploration organisation in the world in its quest to enable the next generation of scientific explorers.
  • Enjoy FREE admission to a full and varied programme of Explorer Talks.
  • Take-up opportunities to join exciting SES Endorsed scientific expeditions.
    • Attend charity events and the annual ‘Oscars of Exploration’ Explorer Awards presentation ceremony, 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 and e-Newsletters.
      • Enjoy discounts from outdoor adventure stores, SES books, expedition DVDs, and videos.
      • If you would rather not join SES via the online facility, you can still become a member by printing and completing the Application Form (PDF) and returning it, together with your cheque to:
      • Gail Lloyd
      • Scientific Exploration Society
      • Expedition Base
      • Shaftesbury
      • Dorset SP7 9PB 
      • The income generated by the modest membership dues 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 ceremony, the scientific expeditions supported and made available for participation and a full and varied schedule of Explorer Talks and Charity Events organised for the SES community to enjoy. SES is very grateful for this support.