Membership / Donation Information
If you are a professional
astronomer, astrophysicist, a student studying astronomy
or related fields, or an enthusiast with a keen
interest in astronomy, we invite you to become a member of
the Astronomical League of the Philippines (ALP). Membership
to the Society means affiliation with the
Philippines' leading scientific community promoting astronomy
and related sciences.
The Astronomical League of the Philippines is the
prestigious and respected
astronomical organization for professional and
astronomers. Established in 2003, the Society's
main objective is to foster observational astronomy,
astronomical imaging and instrumentation, and the development of astronomy
education and research in the country.
Membership to the Society is open to any
individual who is interested in the science of Astronomy and
related fields, such as observational astronomy, imaging
and instrumentation techniques, astronomy education, and
advanced astrophysics & cosmology.
Types of Membership
- Regular Members
Professional and non-academically prepared
astronomers who have met the qualifications set
forth by the
Society and have paid the annual dues for the current year.
- Honorary Members
The Society confers honorary membership
to deserving individuals who have contributed to the
advancement of astronomy, both locally and
Donations to the Astronomical
League of the Philippines is always welcome as
it helps the organization to have more funds and
resources to further promote astronomy interest in the
Philippines. Since ALP is a non stock, non profit SEC
(Security and Exchange Commission) registered
organization, the organization only has its membership
fees to help sustain its goals and causes thus a
donation , either in cash or in kind, is always a
For financial donations, a cash
or check deposit in Philippine Peso currency can be made
|Name of Bank :
Bank- Binondo Branch
League of the Philippines , Inc.
|For other bank
deposit options inquiry
ALP President / Chairman
James Kevin Ty for details.
currency donations , you may opt to use Paypal as
a safe method of sending your donations to ALP. To use
you can simply use your
credit-card information, or you can open your own PayPal
account for free. By opening your account you can do
business not only with the Astronomical League of the
Philippines, but with any of the millions of businesses
that use PayPal. Please contact ALP President /
James Kevin Ty for paypal details.
For donations in kind (i.e.
Telescopes, binoculars, books, etc.), please
contact ALP President / Chairman
James Kevin Ty for more details on how you can
forward them to us.
As a member of the society, you will be given access
Member's Section of the ALP website where the
monthly newsletter, ALPha, and issues of the
Philippine Journal of Astronomy
can be downloaded.
Members are also regularly updated with society
activities, such as monthly meetings and stargazing
events, through SMS and group mailing list.
As an institutional member of the Association of
Lunar and Planetary Observers, ALP members also have
free access to the quarterly issues of
The Strolling Astronomer, Journal of the
Lastly, being a member of the Astronomical League of
the Philippines means participating in the country's
leading scientific community promoting astronomy and
For membership details, please
Mr. James Kevin Ty.