Thank you for being a member of IANDS!!

Your membership helps provide the crucial financial support for IANDS to pursue its mission of research, education and support. Our goal is a future in which people of all walks of life, religions and cultures will look at near-death experiences as a potential source of meaning and inspiration for a better world.

We truly look forward to having you as part of our organization for another year!

  • New to IANDS? Click here to Join.
  • To renew online, select one of the links below. You will be prompted to login if you haven't already.
  • You can select a different membership level!
  • Supporting level members and above receive ISGO discounts.
  • NEW! Optional automatic yearly renewal (recurring charge) can be selected or dropped on your membership profile page.
  • To renew by mail, phone or fax, instructions are provided at the bottom of this page.
  • Is my membership tax deductible? Click here.

NOTICE: The prices of annual membership levels were increased by 10% on January 1, 2024. This was the first membership increase since 2006.


Basic Membership for $44 annually

Vital Signs, a quarterly publication, NDE of the month email, exclusive notifications, member discounts on IANDS conferences & symposia, and discounts on the IANDS shopping cart.

*Most Popular* Supporting Membership for $72 annually ($61 for full-time students & seniors- 65+)

Basic level benefits and discounts on nearly all IG&E events and on-demand videos.

Professional Membership for $138 annually ($116 for full-time students & seniors- 65+)

All previous benefits and the The Journal of Near-Death Studies (three times a year).


Sponsor Membership for $275 annually ($242 for full-time students & seniors - 65+)
This membership level, and those below, significantly contribute to IANDS' ability to accomplish its mission and have an impact on the world.

All previous benefits and invitation to the Champion's Reception at IANDS's in-person conferences.

Patron Membership for $500 annually

All previous benefits, up to $200 off IANDS’s in-person conferences and a complimentary lunch with a speaker at IANDS’s in-person conferences.

Benefactor Membership for $1,000 annually

All previous benefits and up to $400 off IANDS’s in-person conferences.

Subscription to the Journal of Near-Death Studies only, for $62 annually

A subscription to the Journal of Near-Death Studies, a peer-reviewed quarterly publication serving as the central repository for the most current research and thought on NDEs. Includes articles by scholars from around the world, book reviews, and letters addressing issues raised in previous editions.

For Professional, Sponsor, and Journal Subscription levels outside the US, add $10 for mailing the Journal three times per year outside the US.

Other Ways to Join or Renew IANDS membership

  • pdf Download a membership form
  • Click here for the IANDS address and phone number to contact us during business hours (USA East Coast time) if you have more questions, or with your credit card information.

IANDS is recognized as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization by the United States Internal Revenue Service.