There are so many reasons to become a member of the International Association of Wildland Fire!

Become a Member

All members can improve their knowledge on emerging issues by surfing our webpage, attending IAWF conferences, reading Wildfire Magazine and IJWF, and attending our webinars and ignite talks. You can also find a network of associates to share ideas and tools or work on common problems through our international membership.

Membership Benefits

  • Subscription to the quarterly Wildfire Magazine
  • Free online access to the monthly International Journal of Wildland Fire
  • 25% discount on the print subscription to the International Journal of Wildland Fire
  • 20% discount on all books published by CSIRO (visit www.publish.csiro.au/books to browse our full range of titles)
  • Specila discounts on IAWF conference registration fees
  • Access to the contact information for all IAWF members
  • Eligibility to hold a Board of Directors seat
  • Access to student scholarships (only available for IAWF members)
  • Opportunity to participate in our Mentoring Program
  • Opportunity to partcipate on one of our committees
  • And most importantly, the opportunity to be a member of a professional association that is committed to facilitating communication and providing leadership for the wildland fire community.
IAWF Membership Type Annual Membership Fee IJWF Online Access Wildfire Magazine Sub. International Journal of WIldland Fire Reduced Rate Conference Registration
Individual $80 (USD) Included Includes 1 Copy $250 (USD) Yes
Student $35 (USD) Included Includes 1 Copy $250 (USD) Yes
Volunteer or Seasonal $50 (USD) Included Includes 1 Copy $250 (USD) Yes
Library $95 (USD) Included Includes 1 Copy *Contact CSIRO No
Corporate 5 $310 (USD) Included Includes 5 Copies *Contact CSIRO No
Agency $750 (USD) Included Includes 5 Copies Includes 2 Hard Copies No

*for CSIRO information, visit www.publish.CSiro.au

To download a new member application that you can complete and mail in with a check or credit card number, click here.

To renew your membership, click here.

Individual Member

All interested persons shall be eligible to become Individual Members. An Individual Member shall receive benefits of membership, voting rights, is eligible to hold board seats and pays dues as determined by the Board of Directors in accordance with these Bylaws. Individual Memberships include one subscription to Wildfire Magazine, discounted subscription to the International Journal of Wildland Fire and discounted conference registration rates.

Student Member

Student members shall be undergraduate or graduate students within the broad field of fire science, technology or management and related natural, physical and social sciences. A Student Member shall receive benefits of membership and pay dues as determined by the Board of Directors in accordance with these Bylaws for not more than a period of five years. Student Memberships do not have voting rights and are not eligible to hold board positions. Student Memberships include one subscription to Wildfire Magazine, discounted subscription to the International Journal of Wildland Fire and discounted conference registration rates.

Volunteer or Seasonal Firefighter Member

All Seasonal and Volunteer Firefighters are eligible to become members. A Seasonal/Volunteer Firefighter Members shall receive benefits of membership, voting rights, is eligible to hold board seats and pays dues as determined by the Board of Directors in accordance with these Bylaws. Seasonal/Volunteer Firefighter Memberships include one subscription to Wildfire Magazine, discounted subscription to the International Journal of Wildland Fire and discounted conference registration rates.

Library Member

Associations, institutes, societies, firms, corporations, organizations, boards, bureaus, commissions and departments of agencies of states and national governments shall be eligible to become Corporate/Library/Organization Members. Corporate/Library/Organization Members do not have voting rights and are not eligible to hold board positions. Includes one subscription to Wildfire Magazine.

Corporate 5

Associations, institutes, societies, firms, corporations, organizations, boards, bureaus, commissions and departments of agencies of states and national governments shall be eligible to become Corporate 5 Members. Corporate 5 do not have voting rights and are not eligible to hold board positions. Corporate 5 Membership includes 5 subscriptions to Wildfire Magazine. This rate includes delivery of the bundle to the Corporate 5 Member s designated address, internal distribution to be undertaken by the Corporate Member.

Agency (for Land and Fire Agencies)

This membership entitles the agency to receive 2 hard copies of the world renowned International Journal of Wildland Fire published by CSIRO; 5 hard copies of Wildfire magazine, the official magazine of the IAWF; and on line access to the IJWF for all your employees.  Agency members do not have voting rights and are not eligible to hold board positions.

Lifetime Member

An individual, who in the determination of the Board, has rendered the Association exceptional services of the highest order over a substantial period of years shall become eligible to become a Lifetime Member. Each Lifetime Member shall have all the rights and benefits of an Individual Member, but shall be exempt from the payment of dues.