Alberta Palaeontological Society

The Meeting Place for Amateur and Professional Palaeontologists



Becoming a member of the Alberta Palaeontological Society offers a myriad of rewarding experiences that extend far beyond personal enrichment. By joining our community, you not only gain access to a wealth of knowledge and resources, but you also actively contribute to the advancement of palaeontology in Alberta.

One of the most significant benefits of membership is the opportunity to be an integral part of a passionate and collaborative community. As a member, you play a vital role in supporting the society's mission to promote the study, preservation, and appreciation of fossils. Your contribution helps sustain our efforts to organize events, workshops, and educational programs that foster a deeper understanding of our planet's ancient history.

Moreover, membership opens the door to exciting field trips that take you to fossil-rich locations across Alberta. Embark on journeys of exploration alongside fellow enthusiasts and expert palaeontologists who share your passion. These field trips offer a hands-on experience, allowing you to gain insights into the fascinating processes of discovery and research.

Becoming a member of the Alberta Palaeontological Society isn't just about joining an organization – it's about becoming part of a dynamic network of individuals who share a common love for palaeontology. Your membership contributes to the preservation of our prehistoric heritage and provides you with unparalleled opportunities to delve into the world of fossils, learn from experts, and create lasting memories on field trips. Join us today and immerse yourself in a journey of discovery!

Becoming a Member

By Mail

If you choose to mail in the form, print our membership form, fill it out and mail it to the Alberta Palaeontological Society at the address provided at the bottom of the form along with your cheque.

APS Membership Form


If paying by Interac e-Transfer, you may either print off, fill out, and sign the

APS Membership Form

then scan your completed form and email it to Mona Trick at


use our fillable PDF form and email it to Mona Trick at the above email address and pay by Interac e-Transfer.

APS Membership (Fillable Form)

The signature field can be left blank, and the applicant’s payment will serve as a proxy for a signature.

For any questions about application for membership, explanation about benefits of joining, or about your membership status, ask the membership director by sending an e-mail to