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Lifetime membership has a one-time fee of $1000. Academic members are faculty, administrators, and independent scholars. Public members are individuals outside higher education who are concerned about its future. We also welcome graduate and undergraduate students, teachers, and retirees.

What does it take to join the National Association of Scholars?

NAS members receive a subscription to our journal Academic Questions and access to a network of people who share a commitment to academic freedom and excellence. We offer practical counsel and the opportunity to influence aspects of contemporary higher education.

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NAS has affiliates in 46 states. Attend a meeting where you can meet other NAS members, network, and share your voice.

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