Nearly 20% of NSBE members currently reside outside of the US and Canada. That number grows each year because NSBE’s mission is truly global. Global engineering talent is vital to our society, and NSBE is leading the way to build a pipeline of global engineers. Join us to become a part of NSBE’s movement.


Anyone with an interest in furthering NSBE’s mission is eligible for membership. Even if you do not have a background in engineering or the sciences, you can still become an affiliate member.

Annual Dues

International members currently do not pay dues for the three demographic membership types. Membership is free for those residing outside of the US and Canada.
Individuals living outside of the US and Canada are eligible for all of the existing membership types:

Starting a Chapter

If your city or local doesn't have a chapter, start one!

Scholarships and Programs

All scholarships and programs are available to all members of NSBE. There may be specific criteria for different programs and scholarships depending on membership types, location, grade point average, etc.

Please visit the Programs section for more details on funding, international programs, and events!

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