Student Membership

Sports Medicine Australia is pleased to announce the introduction of FREE membership for students!

This online only version of membership provides full-time enrolled students with access to a range of  resources and publications in an easily accessible online format rather than in hard copy.

Student Membership is the category primarily aimed at people studying in the sports medicine and sports science area; however people studying in other areas can also qualify.

To be eligible for Student Membership applicants must be enrolled in full time education. Education facilities include Universities, TAFEs, and Business Academies.

Student Membership is available to both Australian and International Students.

Examples of Student Members’ degrees include:

Bachelor of Health Science
Bachelor of Medicine
Bachelor of Physiotherapy
Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science
Bachelor of Physical Education
Psychology: Bachelor of Psychology

(Please note this list is not exhaustive)


  • Access to National and State referral networks providing greater access to qualified sports medicine and science practitioners.
  • Access to SMA’s Sport Health Magazine
  • Discounted rates on SMA run Conference and Events held throughout the year
  • Networking opportunities through our publications Sport Health as well as at our Conferences.

become_a_memberClick here to join online via a secure portal or alternatively, download the PDF Application form. When applying, SMA asks that you send through a copy of your current Student ID card or evidence of enrolment, with expiry and full-time status displayed.

When completing the Online Applications, please include the degree you are currently studying and your anticipated completion date.

Student members can also opt to subscribe to hard copy subscription to the Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport for an extra fee.

For further enquiries please contact the SMA Membership Team on (03) 9674 8702 or email