Renew your AOCS membership

Stay connected with our global community working in all areas of fats, oils, proteins, surfactants, and related materials.

Global connections and scientific advancements are more important than ever. As an AOCS member, you have the power to expand your knowledge, facilitate research collaborations, and enrich your work.

Renew now

Renew your AOCS membership for 2024 to maintain the member-only benefits you need to succeed in an ever-changing world. It only takes a few minutes to renew.

The renewal period runs September – December 2023. You will receive an invoice by email and can mail it back or renew online. Renew before December 31, 2023, to ensure your AOCS membership continues in 2024.

What does it mean to be an AOCS member?

Hear how Silvana Martini, an AOCS member since 1999, finds inspiration and collaboration in our community, helping her achieve her goals.

"In my more than 20 years of membership, I have found our community to be a consistent source of inspiration for pushing myself in my work and ultimately cultivating global solutions through shared knowledge." —Silvana Martini, Utah State University

AOCS member benefits

Active (individual) membership

  • Four peer-reviewed journals covering the latest breakthroughs in basic and applied research.
  • INFORM magazine, delivering breaking industry news.
  • 110+ hours of expert content in the AOCS Webinar Library.
  • AOCS Member Directory to connect with a global network of specialists.
  • Discounted registration to the AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo, Continuing Education Courses, and other upcoming meetings.
  • Discounts on AOCS technical products and books from AOCS Press.

Student membership

  • All benefits listed under active individual membership.
  • Free access to the Student Common Interest Group – a dedicated community of students to connect with throughout the year.
  • Access to student specific AOCS Awards – get recognized for your work and research.
  • Free membership in AOCS interest-area groups (Divisions).
  • One free year of AOCS active membership post-graduation.
  • 50% off your second year of AOCS active membership post-graduation.

Do you need assistance with your renewal?

Contact our team at or +1 217-590-5069 for support. Or access our step-by-step renewal guide.

Is your current membership still right for you? Explore membership types designed for your focus, experience and role in the industry. Contact Travis Skodack at for assistance in customizing your AOCS membership experience.