The American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Association for Clinical Oncology offers a variety of membership categories and member dues structures designed to fit your career stage and specific needs. Our online application will determine which categories you qualify for and allow you to choose the one that best fits your needs.

Membership will connect you to a global network of elite oncology professionals, amplify your oncology voice by providing policy and advocacy support, and provide savings and access to member benefits. The unique knowledge and experience each of our members bring the highest quality resources in education, policy, the pioneering of clinical research and above all, advancing the care for patients with cancer.

Please note that membership is not available to physicians or others who are employed or primarily consult in the fields of sales, marketing, financial planning and analysis, business development, or the media. Please see below for a list of all member categories, the annual member dues, and any associated initiation fees.

2021 - 2022 Membership Categories and Member Dues Rates:

Membership Categories 2021 Member Dues Rates
Full Member $640 + a one-time $35 initiation fee
Full Member Early Career $300
Full Member in Developing Countries $210, $175, or $50 based on World Bank List of Economies classification
Allied Physician/Doctoral Scientist $230 + a one-time $35 initiation fee
Affiliated Health Professional $150 + a one-time $35 initiation fee
Advanced Practice Provider $150 + a one-time $35 initiation fee
Practice Administrator $150 + a one-time $35 initiation fee
Patient Advocates $150 + a one-time $35 initiation fee
Member in Training Free
Student/Non-Oncology Resident Free
Emeritus Free

Dues paid to the Association will not be tax-deductible as charitable contributions, although they may be tax deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses. A certain portion of dues paid to the Association will not be deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses, as they will be allocated to lobbying activities. The Association estimates that this portion will be no more than ten percent of each member’s dues for 2021. Please contact your tax advisor for additional information.