Why you should join SES
  • - Join a community of like-minded people who are interested in conserving the world we live in.
  • - Take-up opportunities to go on exciting scientific expeditions.
    • - Enjoy regular social evenings (London).
    • - Attend the annual SES ‘Oscars of Exploration’ Explorer Awards presentation evening (London) where SIX grants are awarded to young explorers.
    • - Keep up to date with the latest exploration and scientific news and views through e-Newsletters and social media channels.
    • - Support a charity doing extraordinary work around the world.
  • SES Memberships
    • FULL membership (Individual)
    • FULL membership (Joint)
    • Overseas membership
    • Under 25s membership
    • Annual Subscription £65
    • Annual Subscription £110
    • Annual Subscription £35
    • Annual Subscription £35
    All membership fees, except the Under 25's membership, are subject to a £15 Joining fee.
Membership Benefits
  • - Admission to a full programme of topical and varied Explorer Talks (£10 non-members).
  • - Ability to manage your contact details and mailing preferences via a members' secure area on this website.
  • - Scientific Explorer Annual Review (members’ annual publication).
  • - Discounts from various outdoor adventure stores (incl Nathan Beard, Cotswold Outdoor, Power Traveller).
  • - SES books, DVDs, videos and merchandise at discount prices. 
SES Membership Annual Subscriptions
  • SES Membership annual subscriptions help to pay for the part-time staff who manage every aspect of SES activity, such as producing the Scientific Explorer Annual Review and regular 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 members and friends to enjoy.