Donations, Membership and Friends
Donations to the Institute
The Institute currently invites donations of any amount to support:
- Student bursaries for the T.S. Eliot International Summer School (5-13 July 2014)
We would be delighted to publish the names of individuals supporting these initiatives, but please let us know if you would like to make an anonymous donation.
The Institute of English Studies offers the following membership schemes to all those interested in our events and activities. Members and Friends of the Institute are welcome to atttend our seminars free of charge, and are entitled to attend all Institute conferences at a concessionary rate.
- Individual Friends Membership
- Institutional Membership
- Worldwide Associate Membership
Members and Friends of the Institute of English Studies are entitled to attend all Institute conferences and symposia at a discounted rate, and attend all our seminars free of charge.
Individual Friends Membership
The Friends support the Institute's operations and research programme. Benefits include concessionary rates to Institute conferences, a Friends events series, and attendance of the Institute's seminars. The Friends also support the annual Palaeography Lecture as well as provide funding for bursaries for the Institute's summer schools.
To become a Friend of the Institute, please fill out this form, and send it by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or post (IES, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU), along with a cheque. If you would like to pay by card, please use the online payment system.
Staff and postgraduate students in the following departments are covered by the institutional membership scheme:
|University of London English Departments||English Departments of the Following Centres||Other Block Members|
(including the Faculty of Continuing Education)
|Roehampton University||The LTSN Subject Centre in English at Royal Holloway|
|Goldsmiths College||University of Bedfordshire|
|King's College London||Kingston University|
|Queen Mary University of London||Open University|
|Royal Holloway University of London||University of Surrey|
|University College London|
Worldwide Associate Membership
The Institute of English Studies operates an Associate Membership Scheme for Departments of English and allied disciplines of academic institutions outside the United Kingdom.
The membership price will be determined upon application on an annual basis, but will be in the region of £300. The entitles all academics and research students of the Associate Member Department to use the Institute foracademic support during visits to London or the UK and also provides the Member Department with up to four tickets to the University of London Library per year for designated personnel. Other benefits include:
- Free access to research seminars hosted by the Institute.
- Access to conferences at the Institute at the current concessionary rate.
- Email addresses on the Institute's server.
- Poste restante facilities in the Institute's main office.
For further details, please contact:
Institute of English Studies
Malet Street, London
Tel: +44 (0)20 7862 8679