1. Membership of EPOC is open to all members of the ASA.  While emphasizing the activities of professional astronomers and postgraduate students, the ASA also has the grade of Associate Member designed for Educators or distinguished amateur astronomers who have a demonstrated dedication to the advancement of astronomy or astronomy education.
  2. As a Chapter of the ASA, formal membership is restricted to ASA members, however, EPOC seeks to ensure the broadest possible consultation with the educational and amateur communities.  To this end, EPOC will promote associate or corporate membership of the ASA, where appropriate, to  relevant institutions and educational bodies.

To contact the EPOC Steering Committee, including requests to join the Education and Public Outreach Chapter, please send an e-mail to the Chair, Michael Fitzgerald: asaepoc @