APSIT: Insurance for Science Professionals

Members of the American Institute of Physics’ Member and Affiliated Societies (listed below) are eligible to purchase insurance through APSIT.

  • AAPM
  • AAPT
  • AAS
  • ACA
  • AGU
  • AIAA
  • AMS
  • ANS
  • APS
  • ASA
  • ASP
  • AVS
  • BMES
  • BPS
  • CSA
  • CUR-P/A
  • ECS
  • GSA
  • HPS
  • IAMP
  • ICDD
  • IUCr
  • LIA
  • MRS
  • MSA
  • NSBP
  • OSA
  • PPS
  • SAS
  • SOR
  • SPIE
  • SPS
  • SVC
  • USCI

APSIT was founded in 1969 and provides members with a convenient source for quality, affordable insurance. Since that time, APSIT has expanded to include a broad range of insurance options that meet the needs of scientific professionals.

Trust Us For Your Insurance Needs

We value your participation in the APSIT Group Insurance Program, and we are committed to providing you with a single resource for your personal and professional insurance needs! You can count on us, because after over 40 years in operation, we continue to enhance our quality products to protect you and your family. We represent over 500,000 members, and as we continue to grow, we will be here for you.

Pearl Insurance is the Program Administrator for APSIT life and health insurance coverages. With over 65 years of industry experience, Pearl Insurance has acted as a third-party program administrator for several national firms and associations. Pearl Insurance works closely with APSIT to create new coverage options, expand benefit offerings, and provide high-quality service.

APSIT's Group Term and 10-Year Level Term Life Insurance, Group Disability Income Insurance, and Group Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance plans are underwritten by New York Life Insurance Company (New York Life). New York Life Insurance Company has received the highest ratings for financial strength currently awarded to any U.S. life insurer by all four major rating agencies including Moody’s Investor Service (Aaa), Standard & Poor’s (AA+), Fitch Ratings (AAA), and A.M. Best (A++).*

*Individual Third Party Ratings Reports (as of 9/12/19)

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