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Benefits of Membership in RSAI

Being part of RSAi’s network is beneficial for the Indian Scholars particularly working in the field of regional development and planning. To all Indian Scientists, Planners, Architects, Geographers, Statisticians, Economists, Sociologists and experts in administrative, Political Science etc., all of those are to create new theories and research work with the help of several analysis, above all are welcome to our Regional Science Association India and get a membership to being a part of us.

Each all of you the RSAI and RSAi members will get the benefits of membership as follows:

  • All members received two issues of journal published within the time of your membership.
  • Concession rates to be a member of Regional Science Association International (just pay € 2 extra along with the membership fee) and get benefit like competitive rates during the congresses online access to the RSAI membership directory, and information via Newsletters.
  • Research papers to be reviewed and if selected then get published in RSAi’s upcoming issues.
  • According to the new agreement (effective 1st January 2019) with John Wiley & Sons, Inc., the published Article Publication Charges (APC) for the RSAI Journals (PIRS & RSPP) have been revised to USD 2,500 / GBP 1,650 / EUR2,100.

An APC is the fee payable by authors if they wish to make their article open access immediately under a CC-BY licence. In addition, we are also delighted to offer a 40% discount off the APC rate for RSAI members.

With the discount, RSAI members will enjoy the following APC rates if they wish to make their article published in PIRS and/or RSPP open access: USD1,500 / GBP990 / EUR1,260

It’s important to make the distinction that the APC discount is a benefit for RSAI members (not PIRS and RSPP authors), and is applicable only for articles published in PIRS and/or RSPP.

  • Access to all issues of RSAi publication with the annual or life membership benefits.
  • Discounted fees for all conferences of RSAI and all 45 section Conferences.
  • Members can apply for grants (Travel grant) to attend International Conferences.
  • Members can apply for projects, fellowships, research proposal and all other vacancies.
  • Right to vote for the Council of the RSAi/RSAI.
  • Eligibility for awards of RSAi.