ICSSPE membership

At the heart of all ICSSPE activities are its members. ICSSPE members form the General Assembly, which includes approximately 300 national and international organisations and institutions of sport, sport science and physical education.

Benefits and services

Being a member of ICSSPE offers an effective and valuable opportunity to become internationally involved and supported in the broad fields of sports science and physical education, and to co-operate with colleagues in these fields. In addition ICSSPE member organisations also enjoy a range of benefits and services including:

  • Membership to a profound and dynamic organisation of international standing;
  • Collaboration with a unique multidisciplinary and global network of approximately 300 members;
  • Expert knowledge in all sport science disciplines brought together into a single network;
  • Contact, cooperation and transfer of knowledge between all members of the ICSSPE network;
  • Interdisciplinary exchange of information on relevant research results, innovations, publications, projects, initiatives as well as scientific congresses and other worldwide events;
  • Opportunities to release publications together with other members;
  • Reduced participation rate for ICSSPE events;
  • Discounts on ICSSPE publications and subscriptions;
  • Free access to the newest Bulletin.
  • Opportunities for ICSSPE patronage and financial support of scientific activities.

Membership categories

  • Category A: governmental organisations and non-governmental bodies which are recognised in their respective countries as being the major organisations responsible for physical education, sport or sport science;
  • Category B: international organisations working to unify, coordinate, and promote activities in the field of physical education, sport or sport science, such as international organisations concerned with sport science, physical education, sport, and recreation, international sport federations, international organisations (cultural, artistic, scientific) with an interest in sport and physical education;
  • Category C: governmental and non-governmental organisations at the national level, at the exclusion of those in Category A as above;
  • Category D: publicly recognised research institutes and schools of higher learning in sport science and physical education.

Membership fee:

  • Category A 422 €
  • Category B 254 €
  • Category C 195 €
  • Category D 103 €

The membership application form can be found in the pdf below. Please note that you can fill in the application form on the computer and send it directly to ICSSPE through the 'send' button.