The Society of Policy Scientists has an international membership of policy analysts, policy activists, policymakers, program practitioners, academics, and students dedicated to using and contributing to a comprehensive, problem-oriented approach to addressing important policy challenges. Members collaborate in policy evaluations and research, and share in refining, applying, and training in the policy sciences framework.  The members also share a normative commitment to maximizing human dignity.  Members are very active in the journal Policy Sciences, and organize the long-standing Policy Sciences Annual Institute. Membership is by the endorsement of a Society member in good standing.