ONS Membership

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Cancer is an epidemic, and the fight against it is being waged every minute of every day in health systems around the world. Oncology nurses are at the forefront of this battle, delivering care, carrying out clinical trials, and advancing evidence-based research. Join ONS as we help connect you with the important support and resources needed to provide essential, quality care to your patients. 

Perks of Your ONS Membership:

Professional Development

  • Get up to a $120 discount on ONCC Certifications
  • Free and discounted access to courses with NCPD
  • Various volunteer and leadership opportunities
  • Development of student nurses through FREE MEMBERSHIP

Networking and Conferences

  • Save over $150 on ONS Congress® conference registration
  • Save over $80 on ONS Bridge™ virtual conference registration
  • Engage in advocacy efforts during ONS Capitol Hill Days
  • You'll get a direct connection to over 35,000 other nurses worldwide through our online ONS Communities
  • Option to join an ONS Chapter that will connect you with local oncology nurses in your area
  • ONS membership gives you International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care (ISNCC) membership and discounts on ISNCC programs

Stay Up-To-Date

  • You'll receive free subscriptions to ONS's award winning oncology resources:
    • Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing  
    • Oncology Nursing Forum  
    • ONS Voice
    • Oncology Nursing Podcast

Scholarships and Grants

The Oncology Nursing Foundation offers a variety of funding to meet the needs of oncology nurses in areas of education, research, career development, leadership, and chapter funding.

  • Bachelor's scholarships 
  • Master's scholarships 
  • Doctoral scholarships 
  • Research Grants
  • ONS Congress® Scholarships
  • Leadership Scholarships
  • Josh Gottheil Memorial Stem Cell Transplant Development Award
  • And more!

Please note that all ONS memberships are nonrefundable and no discounts are currently being offered for membership purchase. Download the membership application or click below to join online.

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Student and International Memberships:

ONS offers free memberships for students and discounted memberships for international members. Read below to find out more.

Student Memberships

Full-time nursing students in a pre-licensure program receive member benefits for FREE! Discounts on ONS products, services, conferences, journals, and ONCC exams. You'll also get FREE registration to our Cancer Basics online course ($220 value). Check out some more resources for student nurses.

*Applicants may be required to verify current pre-licensure student status (i.e. copy of current course schedule).

International Memberships

ONS offers an international tiered discount structure for the purchase of memberships.