A. 入會費：個人會員新台幣伍佰元；團體會員新台幣伍仟元；學生會員新台幣貳佰伍拾元，於會員入會時繳納。 新會員須於入會時同時繳納入會費及常年會費。
Chapter 2 Memberships
The Society memberships have six categoriesas follows:
a. Individual membership: Any individual who is a citizen of Taiwanatageof20 years or older, and supports the Charter of the Society can apply for the individual membership. After the application is approved by the Board of Directors and the individual pays the membership fee, he/she will become an individual member.
b. Group membership: Any institution or organization that supports the Charter of the Society can file an application for the group membership. After the application is approved by the Board of Directors and the group membership fee is paid, the institution or the organization will become a group member. The group member shall elect and assign a person as there presentative to carry out its membership rights.
c. Student membership. Any individual who supports the Charter of the Society, is20 years or older in age, and is a currently registered student at any of the colleges, universities or graduate institutions in Taiwan can file an application for the student membership. After the application is approved by the Board of Directors and the membership fee is paid, he/she will become a student member.
d. Foreign individual membership: Any foreign citizen who supports the Charter of the Society and is 20 years or older in age can file an application of the foreign individual membership. After the application is approved by the Board of Directors and the membership fee is paid, he/she will become a foreign individual member.
e. Foreign student membership: Any individual who supports the Charter of the Society,is20 years or older in age and is a currently registered student at any of the colleges, universities, or graduate institutions can file an application for the foreign student membership. After the application is approved by the Board of Directors and the membership fee is paid, he/she will become a foreign student member.
f. Sponsor membership: Any individual or organization who provides business and/or financial support for the Society shall become a sponsor member.
Any of the members (representatives) has rights to serve as an candidate to be officer in the Society and to vote in the business decision making and in election, impeachment and dismissal of the officers. Exceptions are sponsor members, andforeign individual and student members, unless the latter have Alien Resident Certificate (ARC).
Members（representatives）shall abide the Charter of the Society and resolutions made by the Society, and pay their membership fees.
If a member or representative violates laws, Charter of the Society, and/or resolutions adapted by the Society, the Board of Director safter the board meeting shall give the member a warning or a suspension of the membership. In case of serious violation, the membership shall be terminated based on the decision made by the Society General Meeting.
A member who does not pay the membership fee shall not enjoy membership rights of the Society. A failure to pay the membership fee for two consecutive years deems automatic termination of the membership. A member whose membership has been terminated, with drawn or suspended likes to restore the membership or rights of the membership, the member shall pay the delayed accrued membership fees in full except with an acceptable proper reason.
A member or representative with the following situations will automatically result in the membership termination.
a. Membership has been disqualified.
b. Membership has been removed by the decision of the Society General Meetings.
A member or representative who likes to withdraw the membership from the Society shall submit a written request with description of the reasons.