Membership information

There are three types of members in the CRC Association, full members, Associate members and Affiliate members. Read on to find out which type of membership suits your organisation.

Member

Established or managed by the Cooperative Research Centres Programme;  or primarily involved in collaborative research and meeting the Alternate Criteria.

Benefits

  • Listing on CRC Association website
  • 10 x Advertisements in the CRC Association Newsletter
  • Get Media broadcast package — unlimited promotion through all Get Media brands
  • 10 x Listing of Member organisation’s events
  • Networking via relevant CRC Association forums, meetings and email lists
  • Access to the CRCA Members’ Only website
  • Access to the Travel Deal through Campus Travel.  Discounts apply to airfares, accommodation, vehicle hire. Qantas Club corporate membership rate.
  • Specials and deals with more Australian companies
  • Access to Vitae RDF Planner — enables researchers to strengthen strategic approaches to researcher development and identify resources quickly
  • Meeting facility at CRC Association office in Canberra
  • The right to nominate and elect Board Members

Fee

$21,000 incl. GST  (2016–2017 year)

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Associate Member

Any party:

  1. that is bidding to establish a Cooperative Research Centre
  2. bidding to establish a Centre that is primarily involved in collaborative research and will meet the Alternate Criteria
  3. that has ceased to be a Member of the Association due to cessation of a major funding source.

Associate Members will not have the right to nominate or elect Board Members.

Benefits

  • Listing on CRC Association website
  • 10 x Advertisements in the CRC Association Newsletter
  • Get Media broadcast package — unlimited promotion through all Get Media brands
  • 10 x Listing of Member organisation’s events
  • Networking via relevant CRC Association forums, meetings and email lists
  • Access to the CRCA Members’ Only website
  • Access to the Travel Deal through Campus Travel.  Discounts apply to airfares, accommodation, vehicle hire. Qantas Club corporate membership rate.
  • Specials and deals with more Australian companies
  • Access to Vitae RDF Planner — enables researchers to strengthen strategic approaches to researcher development and identify resources quickly
  • Meeting facility at CRC Association office in Canberra

Fee

$5,500 incl. GST  (2016–2017 year)

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Affiliate Member

Any party that is involved in collaborative research through the supply of research services or research support services.

Affiliate members will not have the right to nominate or elect Board Members.

Benefits

  • Listing on CRC Association website
  • 10 x Advertisements in the CRC Association Newsletter
  • Get Media broadcast package — unlimited promotion through all Get Media brands
  • 10 x Listing of Member organisation’s events
  • Networking via relevant CRC Association forums, meetings and email lists
  • Access to the CRCA Members’ Only website
  • Access to the Travel Deal through Campus Travel.  Discounts apply to airfares, accommodation, vehicle hire, Qantas Club corporate membership rate.
  • Specials and deals with more Australian companies
  • Access to Vitae RDF Planner — enables researchers to strengthen strategic approaches to researcher development and identify resources quickly
  • Meeting facility at CRC Association office in Canberra

Fee

$10,50 incl. GST (2016–2017 year)

Apply for membership