Why Become a Fellow?

Our Fellows are from a diverse range of backgrounds – together they are inspired by the past, champion our commitment to research and promote discussion and sharing of knowledge on Scotland’s history, heritage and archaeology.

There are many benefits of Fellowship and these include:

Networking opportunities with people who share a love of learning and a passion for the past

Annual Proceedings of the Society peer-reviewed journal (published since the late 18th century) covering archaeology, architectural history, and the study of historical artefacts

A most excellent society with very useful and interesting resources.” T. N. McGill

The society has been a fantastic source of information to me since 1974. Endlessly brilliant.” Tom Thatcher


FSA Scot – as a Fellow, you are entitled to use the post-nominal letters after your name

Borrowing privileges at the National Museums Scotland research library

Biannual newsletters – Society news and articles on recent activities

Discounts on publications and events

Access to the Fellows Only area of our website

Opportunity to be part of a prestigious organisation which promotes excellence


Help us to do more

Help us: champion research; stimulate discussion; enhance public understanding; and share our extraordinary heritage. Donate directly to the Society now.