Join NESTA

NESTA membership provides you with many benefits including:

  • a peer-reviewed quarterly journal, The Earth Scientist
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  • monthly E-News that keeps you informed about NESTA and ESTA events, teacher and student opportunities, (e.g. fellowships, grants, contests, awards, and more) along with current issues in Earth Science research
  • access to stellar teaching resources and professional development opportunities via our website and publications
  • the opportunity to connect, share ideas, and receive support from a community of Earth Science teachers across the nation

Website Under Construction

Our new NESTA website is under construction. To join or renew your membership, we will be sending you back to our old NESTA website. When you are done, click the Home button in the upper left-hand corner of our old website to return to the top page of the new website.

New Member

Membership in NESTA is $40 per year. If you are a member of an affiliated state Earth Science Teachers Association (ESTA) then membership is $32, a 20% discount. Affiliated state ESTA's include Indiana, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas. Join NESTA now.

Renew Your Membership

Renewing your membership in NESTA is $40 per year. If you are a member of an affiliated state Earth Science Teachers Association (ESTA) then membership is $32, a 20% discount. Affiliated state ESTA's include Indiana, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas. Renew online.

Free Student Membership!

Students at the undergraduate or graduate university level who are studying to become teachers or scientists in the Earth and space sciences, environmental sciences, or related disciplines may receive up to two sequential, free years of NESTA membership. To receive your NESTA membership, you need to complete a form which asks about your degree program and contact information for a faculty adviser that can validate your student status. Sign up for your free membership......and Welcome to NESTA!