Why be a Member?

Membership has its privileges

By becoming an ISNI member, you will join an outstanding group of scientists and researches worldwide with whom you share a common interest. You will also have the opportunity to make contacts with other scientists.

Are you still unsure?

Being a member is also a good deal! As a member you will:

  • Get € 100 ($ 135) discount to our biennial ISNI Congresses(1)
  • Get € 100 ($ 135) discount to our biennial GSNI (Global Schools of Neuroimmunology) Courses(1)
  • Get a queue-less check-in at our ISNI and GSNI events
  • Trainee members are eligible for travel awards to the biennial ISNI(2) congresses and biennial GSNI Courses(2)
  • Have free access to the exclusive contents in the Member Only area  (i.e. select plenary speakers lectures held at ISNI congresses and electronic access to our congress papers & abstracts)

(1) For Ordinary Members (must have been a member for 3 years in a row)
(2) provided they have submitted an accepted abstract and born after 1991. When available

Membership Categories


Ordinary Members are individuals with a professional interest in the neuroimmunology field or related areas. Ordinary members have a doctoral-level degree or equivalent scientific accomplishments. Once inducted into the Society, Ordinary members may hold office, elect the International Advisory Board and Board Officers, nominate members, and vote to change the By-Laws. Also, by accessing your profile you will be able to: update your details, manage your membership, access the Member Only area.

€ 75.00 (€ 50 + € 25 initiation fee)


€ 50.00


Trainee Members are students in training in fields relevant to the neuroimmunology field or related areas. This includes postdocs, graduate students, and undergraduates. Trainee members are also eligible for travel grants and presentation awards. The less tangible, but more important, benefits of joining ISNI includes the opportunity to interact with your peers and the most accomplished scientists in the neuroimmunology field and related areas. Many career opportunities, scientific ideas, and collaborations can result from an ISNI membership.

Membership requests as a Trainee must be accompanied by a letter signed by the head or supervisor of department confirming your status. (send this to

€ 20.00


€ 20.00

For more information about membership categories and applying for membership, please contact the ISNI secretariat:

Payment information

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Please note that your membership fee cannot be paid by check.