SWS Gratis Memberships are awarded to individuals from developing countries on a competitive basis. Individuals may apply for two, 2-year terms which are not required to be used on a consecutive basis.
SWS will review your application and notify you via email regarding the status of your application.
To qualify for a Gratis Membership, the applicant must work and live in a developing country, receive their full income from such a country, and earn less than $40,000 USD annually.
Find the list of qualifying developing countries on our website here.