ESBRA was founded in 1988 as a non-profit International scientific organization. Applications for membership of the Society are invited from those interested in alcohol and alcoholism research. Advantages of membership are numerous and include reduced registration at ESBRA Congresses, preferential subscription to the Society journal, Alcohol and Alcoholism (preferental rate for the printed version as well as for online access), and easy communication and access to European colleagues in the alcohol research community.


Membership types annual (€) biennial (€)
Regular member 75 150
Reduced member* 25 50
Student member 20 40
Reduced student member* 10 20

*Countries which benefit from reduced fee: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Georgia, Hungary, Kosovo, Latvia, Moldova, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Turkey, Ukraine


Each application must be accompanied by a short curriculum vitae of the applicant.
Please send the details via-email to office[at]

Applicants whose applications are approved by the ESBRA Membership Committee become automatically eligible for membership of the International Society for Biomedical Research on Alcoholism (ISBRA) without further  administrative requirements. The International Society shares the same objectives as ESBRA and the other constituent regional societies, but at the worldwide level.


Please fill in the form below to renew your Membership Due and Subscription.

As ESBRA members you have the opportunity of subscribing to Alcohol and Alcoholism (directly via the OUP website) and Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research (in combination with ISBRA Membership via the ISBRA website) at a special reduced rate.

Please help us to improve the service by ensuring that the form is completed and returned to the Central Office with sufficient personal identification data (NAME OF ESBRA MEMBER)

Only those members who paid their annual fees will receive the login data for online version of our journal “Alcohol & Alcoholism”. 

There is no option to pay via credit card.

Please send the money via bank transfer. If this is not possible get in touch with the ESBRA Central Office to find an alternative solution.

All money must be sent in EUROS. If you need a receipt please let me know!

Please click here to download the form (Microsoft Word document):