Member Benefits Worth Joining For

SAE provides essential resources to help you stay at the forefront of the mobility industry. SAE Members access first-to-market technical insights, best-in-class technical resources, and connections with a global network of leading industry experts. Members also receive discounts on professional development, publications, and more. 


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SAE Connexion+

Get real-time answers to technical questions, grow your network, and find volunteer opportunities in SAE's member and volunteer mobility community.

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Membership Options

Professional Membership

Tap into SAE’s global network of mobility experts plus access to SAE industry magazines, best pricing on professional development training, and more.



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Student Membership

Expand your mobility engineering knowledgebase and professional network, gain access to Student Member-only scholarships, and more.

$2.92 / month*


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Technical Resources

SAE Standards Development

Alerts on Aerospace and Ground Vehicle Standards and access to published documents from all SAE Technical Committees.

Professional Development Courses

Two free on-demand mobility training courses (Introduction to the Automotive Ecosystem and Standardization in a Competitive Environment)  as well as discounts on Professional Development Courses

SAE Conferences & Events

Save up to $100 on registration to SAE conferences and virtual events covering critical advancements in the mobility industry.

Publications & SAE Industry Magazines

Subscription to an SAE industry magazine and our members-only mobility community e-newsletter SAE Update.

Networking & Community

SAE Connexion+

Get answers to technical questions, grow your network, and find volunteer opportunities in SAE's member and volunteer community.

Local Sections

Build your network with other SAE members and mobility industry experts through a Local Section.

SAE Events

Connect with industry experts from the automotive, commercial vehicle, and aerospace sectors.

Career Tools

Job Board

Get first access to the top jobs and internships in the mobility industry with SAE’s Job Board.

Career Counselor

Go-to resource for information and tools to successfully navigate your mobility career.

Volunteer Opportunities

Publish a Technical Paper

Provide thought leadership by publishing a technical paper

School & University Programs

Inspire the next-generation of engineers as a volunteer

Professional Committees

Advance the mobility profession by serving on a professional committee

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How SAE Membership Pays for Itself


Non-Member Price

Member Price

Your Savings

SAE Conference Registration*




Automotive Engineering Magazine




Professional Development Course




EDGE™ Research Report




SAE Technical Book*




SAE Aerospace Standard




Peer-Reviewed Technical Paper




*Example conference, book, and standard savings. Members receive a 10% discount or more in some instances, depending on the specific product.

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*Free print copy. Shipping fees waived for SAE Members in the US. Shipping fees will apply for SAE Members located outside of the US or may choose to receive an ebook.

Partner Benefits Program

Become a Member and take advantage of these exciting offers!


Save on automotive, home, health, and life insurance.


Member-only savings on fitness, shopping, and more.


Discounts on rental cars and more.

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What Our Members Are Saying

The automotive industry is going through rapid transformation with emerging and breakthrough technologies such as electrification and autonomous. SAE empowers people like me to learn and grow professionally, and it also helps us make a difference in the industry.”

Amol Gulve
Engineering Manager, Volvo Group Trucks Technology
SAE Member since 2019

Gaining Support from Your Company

Some companies will finance employee’s professional association dues. Download Employee Reimbursement Request Sample Emails to help start a conversation with your boss about how an SAE Membership can be beneficial to you and your organization.

INCOSE Partnership

SAE has partnered with INCOSE (International Council on Systems Engineering), allowing you to join INCOSE at a discounted rate of 15% off membership. With this collaboration, SAE members can network with their peers, share communities, partnerships and working groups, and have access to technical publications, webinars, and conferences.

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