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.

Full Member

Established and managed under 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
  • 10 x Listings of Member organisation’s events
  • Networking via relevant CRC Association forums, meetings and email lists
  • Access to the CRCA Members’ Only website
  • Access to Travel Deal through Campus Travel.  Discounts apply to airfares, accommodation, vehicle hire and Qantas Club corporate membership rate.
  • Specials and deals with other Australian companies
  • Access to Vitae RDF Planner — enabling researchers to strengthen strategic approaches to researcher development and identify resources quickly
  • Use of meeting facility at CRC Association office in Canberra
  • The right to nominate and elect Board Members.

Fee

$21,000 incl. GST per annum (2017 – 2018 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
  • 10 x Listings of Member organisation’s events
  • Networking via relevant CRC Association forums, meetings and email lists
  • Access to the CRCA Members’ Only website
  • Access to Travel Deal through Campus Travel.  Discounts apply to airfares, accommodation, vehicle hire and Qantas Club corporate membership rate.
  • Specials and deals with other Australian companies
  • Access to Vitae RDF Planner — enabling researchers to strengthen strategic approaches to researcher development and identify resources quickly
  • Use of meeting facility at CRC Association office in Canberra.

Fee

$5,000 incl. GST per annum (2017 – 2018 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
  • 10 x Listings of Member organisation’s events
  • Networking via relevant CRC Association forums, meetings and email lists
  • Access to the CRCA Members’ Only website
  • Access to Travel Deal through Campus Travel.  Discounts apply to airfares, accommodation, vehicle hire and 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
  • Use of meeting facility at CRC Association office in Canberra.

Fee

$11,000 incl. GST per annum (2017 – 2018 year)

Apply for membership