You can join SCI or renew your membership by postal mail or online using PayPal®.
Use Paypal® to pay your SCI membership fee by choosing the appropriate “Buy Now” button below. When using Paypal® you do not need to download the application form. Please note that a $2 service charge will apply when using this option.
You don’t need to have an existing Paypal® account; you can pay immediately via credit card. If you experience any difficulties, please contact us.
Important Notes about Joining Online
- Please know it may take 1-2 days after payment to process your membership. If you are joining for the first time, you will receive your mySCI logon information when this process is completed. If you have any questions about your membership status, contact us.
- If you wish to use a different email address for SCI than you are using for Paypal®, please indicate this in the comments field.
- Microsoft email addresses have proven unreliable. If you want to be certain you receive all SCI notices including SCION reminders and performance opportunities please use an email address other than hotmail, msn, live, or other Microsoft clients.
- If you wish to use a different postal address for SCI than you are using for Paypal®, please indicate this in the comments field.
- Student Chapter Members: Please indicate the student chapter name and university with which you are affiliated in the comments field.
- All members may receive a complimentary CD from the SCI Composer Series (CDs 1-24 only) or the SCI Performers Series (CDs 1-4). To request your CD, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating which CD you want and the mailing address to which your CD should be sent.
To join or renew by postal mail, download the SCI membership form, complete the form, and enclose a check or money order for the correct amount. Use the membership form if you are joining SCI for yourself or for an institution. You may also use this form if you are renewing a current membership, although a form is unnecessary if your contact information remains the same.
Send your application form and membership fee to:Society of Composers.
PO Box 3026
Bloomington, IL 61702
Checks and money orders must be drawn in U.S. funds on a prime U.S. bank and made payable to The Society of Composers, Inc.
Attention BIPOC composers (both new and existing members): Please contact email@example.com for information about complimentary membership, or renewal.
Please Note: Microsoft email addresses have proven unreliable. If you want to be certain you receive all SCI notices including SCION reminders and performance opportunities please use an email address other than hotmail, msn, live, or other Microsoft clients. Consider using an edu address, or if you currently have no other options, consider email services that offer free addresses (which can always be forwarded) such as gmail (Google).
|Full Membership, one year, $30|
|Joint Membership, one year, $45|
|Senior Membership, one year, $15
(open to those 65 years of age or older)
|Student Membership, one year, $15|
|Student Chapter Membership, one year, $10
(same as student membership, but only available on campuses that have an established SCI student chapter)Important: Be sure to choose your student chapter from the menu before proceeding to PayPal.
|Proxy Membership, one year $30
(Open to the widow(er), longtime companion, friend, or estate of a deceased composer)
|Associate Membership, one year, $15
(Open to performers and other interested professionals)
|Other Payments (CD Production Costs, Discounted Membership Dues, etc…)
Please add $2 to the amount in Paypal® and please explain details in comments field prior to checking out.