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Thank you for applying to RSA Fellowship.  By joining the Fellowship, you are becoming part of a global community that shares an ambition to solve the challenges of our time through collective action and is committed to social change.

We welcome anyone over the age of 18 who is aligned with our values and who shares our vision for a better future.

Join today and commit to impact

This application form should take no longer than 15 minutes to complete and has three parts:
  1. Your personal details and contact information.
  2. A few short questions about your interests and alignment with our values.
  3. Payment options for an annual subscription of £198 (or £16.60 a month) and a one-off registration fee of £75. 
Once submitted, you can expect to hear from us within 10 days.  If you would like any support completing this form please call +44 2074516939 or email and a member of the team would be delighted to help.
Thank you for submitting your application. Please proceed to payment. 

No payment will be taken until you are approved for Fellowship. 

If you would like any support completing your application form please call +44 2074516939 or email and a member of the team would be delighted to help.

Please click '
Next Page' to pay or update your payment details.
Thank you for rejoining the RSA Fellowship. Please now proceed to payment.

We look forward to welcoming you back very soon.

For any queries, please contact the team on +44 2074516939 or email and a member of the team would be delighted to help.

Stage 1: Your Details

Please include the Country Code. (i.e. +44)
Mailing Address
Additional Area
Would you like to be kept up to date with the activity of another region? (e.g. you live in Scotland but are often in London for work so would like both regional updates)

If you have retired, please enter your last job title, e.g. Retired Teacher.
e.g Higher Education, Design, Performing Arts. Please note that this should be the industry of your organisation rather than your job role. For instance, if you are an accountant in an educational institution, please put education not accountancy.

Stage 2 : About You

The RSA is committed to ensuring that its Fellowship and services are accessible to everyone regardless of race, gender, ability, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or age. We are collecting this information to enable us to understand how representative our membership is. It will enable us to identify gaps in the diversity of Fellows, to explore the reasons, make recommendations for improvements and benchmark our progress over time. 

We recognise that some people may regard some of this information as personal and we have, therefore, included an option for ‘prefer not to say'.

All information collected in on this form will be treated confidentially in accordance with the Data Protection Act and will be stored on the RSA database. Access to this information will be restricted to staff involved in the processing and monitoring of this data. It will be used to provide anonymised statistical information only.

You can view the full privacy policy here.

How do you describe your current gender identification? Options for man and woman are inclusive of those who have transgender history. 

How would you describe your ethnic group?

The RSA adopts the definition of disability as defined by The Equality Act 2010 defines a person with a disability as someone who has a physical or mental impairment that has a substantial and long term adverse effect on their ability to carry out normal day-to-day activities.

Select all that apply.
Sexual Orientation
Which of the following best describes your sexual orientation?
Religion or Belief
What is your religion or belief?

Stage 3: Your Application

We welcome anyone over the age of 18, who is aligned with our vision and who is passionate about driving social change. 
Please complete the questions below and sign up to our Fellowship Charter to show your alignment with our work.
Fellowship Charter
Our Fellows:
  1. Support the ethos, values and causes of the RSA.
  2. Demonstrate the RSA’s values within their profession and their community.
  3. Support and contribute to the development of the Society either through their actions and ideas, or through their charitable subscription.
As a Fellow, I agree to:
  1. Champion the RSA and its charitable purposes.
  2. Use the name and assets of the RSA exclusively for its charitable purposes, and to not misrepresent the RSA, its activities, endorsements, or the ‘FRSA’ appellation.
  3. Observe the provisions of the RSA’s Royal Charter and Bylaws and any regulations made under them
  4. Maintain the RSA’s integrity by treating others with honesty, dignity and respect, and refuse to engage in or support any form of harassment, bullying or unfair discrimination.
  5. Promote a culture where equality, diversity and inclusion are at the heart of everything we do.
Please read the Fellowship Charter.
Once submitted, the Fellowship team will review your application. We withhold the right to come back to you to ask for a reference if we need further verification when reviewing your application. If this the case, we will email you with all the appropriate details. 
When you become a Fellow, we will keep you up to date with our research, events and various opportunities to engage with the RSA as part of your Fellowship.

Please contact the services team if you would like to update your communication preferences.

Please press 'Next Page' to go to the payment portal. If you are paying by invoice,  you can close the payment page. Once you have provided payment, your application will be reviewed. No payment will be taken until you are approved for Fellowship. 

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