The Academy has 219 ordinary seats for Norwegian members and 183 additional seats for foreign members.
The Academy is divided into two divisions, one for the natural sciences and one for the humanities and social sciences. Including members over 67 years of age, there are 895 members.
Professor Unni Wikan was among those who where admitted as new members of th Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters in a solemn ceremony on 3 May 2006. (Photo: Svein Erik Dahl/Samfoto)
Members of the Academy
Members of the Academy 23 March 2009:
The Natural Sciences Division
A. Norwegian 258
B. Foreign 224
The Humanities and Social Sciences Division
A. Norwegian 229
B. Foreign 184
In total: 895