Japanese Society of
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition

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How to Join

From Abroad:

If you wish to join JSSSPN, please download the application form (word format), type the necessary information electronically, and then print it out to add your hand written signature. Please send the completed file by e-mail: sfpoffice@jssspn.jp or by Fax: +81-3-3815-6018.


Please download the application form


The member classification and the annual fee are below.

Payment from abroad is accepted by credit card. Card information should be included in the application form and send by e-mail or Fax.

For Residents of Japan:

If you wish to join JSSSPN, please download the application form (word format), type the necessary information electronically, and then print it out to add your hand written signature. Please send the completed file by e-mail: sfpoffice@jssspn.jp or by Fax: 03-3815-6018.


Please download the application form

For foreign students studying in Japan, download this form


The member classification and the annual fee are below.

Residents of Japan have to pay by postal transfer, and send a copy of the transfer note with your application form.

Postal code: Yucho Bank, Account number; 00130-2-65874

* Transaction fee will be charged for members.


The member classification and the annual fee (till 2018)

Membership Details Journal Annual fee Admission fee
Regular member1, 2) Individual who joins to the society agreeing with its purposes JSSPN3) or SSPN4) 10,000 yen 3,000 yen
JSSPN3) and SSPN4) 16,000 yen
Supporting member2) Group who cooperates and supports the society agreeing with its purposes JSSPN3) 50,000 yen per share (more than one share) -
Student member1, 2) Undergraduate or graduate-course student who joins to the society agreeing with its purposes
Graduate-course student with a working job should become a regular member
JSSPN3) or SSPN4) 6,000 yen 3,000 yen
JSSPN3) and SSPN4) 12,000 yen
Honorary member1, 2) Individual who has made distinguished achievements in the society and approved by the society JSSPN3) - -
Domestic group subscribing member2, 5) Domestic group who subscribes to the JSSPN JSSPN3 20,000 yen -

The member classification and the annual fee (from 2019)

Membership Details Journal Annual fee Admission fee
Regular member1, 2) Individual who joins to the society agreeing with its purposes JSSPN3) or SSPN4) 12,500 yen 3,000 yen
JSSPN3) and SSPN4) 18,500 yen
Supporting member2) Group who cooperates and supports the society agreeing with its purposes JSSPN3) 50,000 yen per share (more than one share) -
Student member1, 2) Undergraduate or graduate-course student who joins to the society agreeing with its purposes
Graduate-course student with a working job should become a regular member
JSSPN3) or SSPN4) 7,500 yen 3,000 yen
JSSPN3) and SSPN4) 13,500 yen
Honorary member1, 2) Individual who has made distinguished achievements in the society and approved by the society JSSPN3) - -
Domestic group subscribing member2, 5) Domestic group who subscribes to the JSSPN JSSPN3) 20,000 yen -

1)With rights to present at the annual meeting and to contribute to JSSPN
2)No voting rights or electroral eligibility for overseas members
3)Japanese Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition (in Japanese)
4)Soil Science and Plant Nutrition(in English)
5)Please make direct contact with the publisher to subscribe the SSPN.


How to Withdraw

If you wish to withdraw from JSSPN, please download the withdrawal form (word format) and type the necessary information electronically. Please send the completed file before the end of February by e-mail (sfpoffice@jssspn.jp) or by Fax (03-3815-6018).


Please download the withdrawal form.


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