Applicants for Associate Membership in the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) are physicians and/or scientists who:
- Are not Neurological Surgeons;
- Have shown distinction in some neurosurgically related discipline, and;
- Have been recommended for membership in writing by two Active Members of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons.
Associate Members shall pay dues and may serve on committees but may not vote or hold office.
The annual fee for CNS Associate Membership is $360 (U.S. currency) plus a one-time processing fee of $25 (U.S. currency).