Membership Signup

Bridging Disciplines. Supporting Scholarship. Connecting the Public.
Join a vibrant and growing international community of scholars and enthusiasts by becoming a member of the ICS.

Individual and Student Members ($50 & $30) receive advance copy of the Annual Report and all other publications of the ICS, access to password-protected, members-only features on the ICS web site, eligibility (with Individual Membership) to apply for Shohet Scholars funding if all other criteria are met, and personal invitations to and networking opportunities at all ICS programs and events.

Institutional Members ($150) are granted all the privileges of individual members for their staff. Click here to learn more about partnering with the ICS to take full advantage of its academic resources and funding opportunities for students and scholars.

Friends and Patrons of the International Catacomb Society will be listed in our Annual Report in the gift categories, unless a donor prefers to remain anonymous. It is also possible to make a gift in honor of or in memory of another person. More information about the ICS and our fund-raising goals is here.

Please inquire about ICS membership rates and categories at

Annual membership dues (USD):

Student: $30.00
Individual: $50.00 (also Shohet Scholar applicants)
Institution: $150.00

Application instructions:

1. Register

2. Make a membership payment via credit card or PayPal transfer on our secure PayPal account:

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Or to pay by check, please print out this form and mail it with your membership contribution to:

International Catacomb Society
71 Prince Street, Suite 21
Boston, MA 02113

Membership application will not be considered complete and processed until annual dues are paid (step 2). Please allow several business days for processing a payment by check. Membership dues are annual and non-refundable.

3. Email to introduce yourself to the ICS (this step is optional, but appreciated!)

Membership dues and charitable contributions to the ICS Annual Fund in any amount support the programs of the ICS and are tax-deductible under IRS Code Section 170 (c) (2) and subsequent similar provision. Our fiscal year commences on July 1st of every year.
If your company will match your gift, please enclose your company’s form. The International Catacomb Society is a 501(c)(3) organization, listed in the IRS Cumulative List of Organizations as “International Catacomb Society, Inc.” (#04-2693671).

The growth of activities of the ICS is supported through its members and their continuing commitment. Through the generosity of individuals, trusts, foundations, institutions, and corporations, the ICS is able to accomplish its goals which provide valuable scientific and educational resources for the public.

We are very grateful for your support!