Student Membership

Student Membership Options

Low and Lower-Middle Income Country

$0 / year
  • All member benefits
  • Free registration to Global Conference
  • Support open access, scholarships, and grassroots initiatives

Upper Middle-Income Country

$9 / year
  • All member benefits
  • Free registration to Global Conference
  • Support open access, scholarships, and grassroots initiatives

High-Income Country

$19 / year
  • All member benefits
  • Free registration to Global Conference
  • Support open access, scholarships, and grassroots initiatives

All members receive the same benefits. We suggest three options based on World Bank country classification of low and lower-middle income, upper-middle, and upper income countries. Graduate students and postdocs may select the suggested amount for the country (or countries) with which they most identify, whether it be by birth, cultural heritage, or current residence.

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Our work is supported by the generosity of members who have seen first-hand the life-changing impact of our work on scholars and students worldwide. 

We believe money should never be the reason why someone cannot participate in the Society of Transnational Academic Researchers (STAR). If you would like to join but truly cannot afford it, then you qualify for free membership. We grant all requests. No questions asked.

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