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Become a Member

When you become an APS member, you are helping advance the science of plant pathology.

Membership connects you with a community of your peers and other leaders in our field, offering:

  • greater access to top science
  • networking and volunteer opportunities
  • professional development and mentoring
  • discounts on educational resources
  • funding opportunities and award recognition​

Join today to ensure a bright future for yourself and plant pathology.

Join Today!

Member Benefits

Membership Options



Early Career




Undergraduate Student




Developing Economy

Option 1: $15 /Option 2: $100 + (1) Free APS Online Journal

Sustaining Associates

1-100 Employees

101+ Employees

$754 (U.S.A)
$784 (Canada)
$839 (Elsewhere)


Divisions Membership

Regular Early Career Student
North Central$10$10$5


U.S. Canada Elsewhere

Print Versions

Plant Disease$190$232$247

Online Versions

Plant Disease$128$128$128
MPMIOpen AccessOpen AccessOpen Access
PhytobiomesOpen AccessOpen AccessOpen Access
PhytoFrontiersTMOpen AccessOpen AccessOpen Access

Dual (Print + Online)

Plant Disease$254$296$311

Online Collections

Collection APS Members Non-members
PDMR & Plant Health Progress Online Subscription (formerly Plant Management Network - PMN)$60
Laboratory Protocols for Phytophthora Species (Access to 70+ protocols)$52$62
Compendium of Plant Diseases and Pests Online Book Series (Access to 10-12 recent titles)$219$319
APS Image Database (12-month subscription)$57

Questions or Interested in Joining by Phone? Contact APS Member Services at +1.651.454.7250 or

Join the APS CommunityEnroll in the Auto-Renew ProgramAPS Cooperative Membership Program

Member Testimonials

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"My APS membership has supported and enriched my work in plant pathology by affording me the opportunity to connect and network with the leading scientists in plant pathology; some of them are now my friends and mentors." - Sylvester Aie

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"Being a member of APS has enabled me to build a great network. Having that network is extremely important at any career level. As both a student and an early career professional have received support from those in my network and have become a better professional because of it." - Rebecca Melanson