Become An STLE Member Today!

STLE offers members industry-specific education and training, professional resources, technical information and career development. STLE membership confers the seal of authority on your organization and affiliates you with the leading community of lubrication experts.

Membership Types


  • Individual Membership is available to individuals who work within the industry or related fields of tribology and lubrication engineering.
    Membership includes:

  • Corporate Membership
    provides opportunities for companies to stay at the forefront of the industry. Corporate members receive significant savings on STLE’s most valuable products and services, which are designed to help educate your employees, market your business and network with an international audience. For more details about corporate benefits, please contact Tracy VanEe.   Corporate membership is $1285 annually.

    Please complete and return the form to

  • Student Membership
     may be granted to any individual (hereinafter, a “Student Member”) majoring in physics, chemistry, engineering or other related technical or scientific disciplines and regularly matriculated in a full-time undergraduate program or graduate program in an accredited academic institution.  Students receive full access to all member services & benefits at a reduced price, including conference registration at industry events such as the STLE Annual Meeting and Tribology Frontiers Conference.   Student membership is $25 annually, and renewals must include current transcript showing full time enrollment.
    Please complete and return the form along with payment and your current transcript to

Changes in employment status
A member who has suffered a significant change in employment status may file a written request to headquarters for a six month waiver of dues. Examples of changed status include but are not limited to complete loss of employment, change of employer and temporary furloughs. Requests will be considered by the STLE Executive Director with input from the Executive Committee as required. No more than two consecutive six-month delays may be granted. Submit your written requests to

For more information about STLE member programs and services, email