Membership

PRF members Shelley Frisch, Helen Gorenstein, Jim Livingston, and Calendar Chair Linda Holt.

PRF members Shelley Frisch, Helen Gorenstein, Jim Livingston, and Calendar Chair Linda Holt.

The members of Princeton Research Forum are independent scholars who work outside the academy. Members hold advanced degrees in one or more academic disciplines and publish books and articles in their chosen fields. Members are committed to the advancement of knowledge.

Members receive

  • Directory of members
  • Calendar of events
  • Newsletter published every other month
  • Announcements of grants, conferences, scholarly resources, and opportunities for research and publication

Access to Princeton University Library

Members are entitled to make use of PRF’s shared access cards to the Princeton University Library.

Grants

Members are eligible for small grants offered by PRF to offset travel expenses to present scholarly work at conferences.

Dues

Members pay annual dues of $35 for individuals and $50 for two members of the same household.

We Invite You to Join PRF!

Membership is open to independent scholars in the greater Princeton area. Applicants typically possess advanced degrees in one or more academic disciplines or have demonstrated their scholarship by publishing books or articles based on original research.

Please address e-mail inquiries about membership to administration@princetonresearchforum.org.

Send inquiries by regular mail to:

Theresa McNichol
Princeton Research Forum
301 N. Harrison Street, #222
Princeton, NJ 08540

All members of NCIS (the National Coalition of Independent Scholars) and its affiliates are considered honorary members of PRF and are welcome to attend PRF events.