Associate Membership

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Associate Membership
Associate Membership is open to all non-founder member UK Higher Education Institutions and non-Higher Education Institutions (Founding Members can be viewed on the About UKCRIC pages). It is awarded following submission and assessment of the UKCRIC Associate Member Application Form. 


Associate Member Benefits:


  • Access to industry and government influencers through the International Advisory Board, Stakeholder Advisory Group and Executive Board
  • Accession to UKCRIC-stakeholder framework agreements
  • Participation in collaborative UKCRIC research bids and calls for evidence
  • Attendance at UKCRIC and UKCRIC-affiliated events (discounted rates where applicable)
  • Attendance at the UKCRIC annual conference (only open to members)
  • Use of the institute’s name, branding, communications and marketing channels, and service support team
  • Access to the wider UKCRIC community for complementary activities (e.g., events, bids, peer review of ideas, presentations, interviews)
  • Access to UKCRIC’s training and skills activities, including the UKCRIC
    Doctoral Skills Network, for training support for doctoral researchers, networking, informal advice and showcasing emerging research
  • Inclusion in the UKCRIC Annual Review
  • Opportunity to contribute articles to UKCRIC newsletters (separate sign up required)
  • Receipt of UKCRIC’s members-only newsletter, highlighting opportunities and items of interest to the UKCRIC community (separate sign up required)

Associate Member Responsibilities:

  • To acknowledge UKCRIC in funding applications, outputs and impacts where
  • To support UKCRIC in funding applications and in the furtherance of
    UKCRIC’s institutional and scientific missions and objectives

Associate Member Annual Fee:

  • Option 1 – £10,000
  • Option 2 – In-kind support valued at £10,000 (to be specified in the application form)
  • Option 3 – Split contribution of a fee and in-kind support together valued at £10,000 (specified by the applicant)


Please visit the Associate Member Application page to download and progress your application form.



Scanning Electron Microscope at Leeds University