Upper-Middle Tier Member: $17
Lower-Middle Tier Member: $17
Any fully matriculated student, majoring in microbiology or a related field who has not earned a doctoral degree is eligible for Student Membership. Student Members have all of the privileges of Full Membership except the right to vote or hold office in the Society. Student Members receive Microbe* (formerly ASM News) and are entitled to subscribe to the Society's journals at member rates.
To qualify for student membership, applicants must supply the name and email address of their major department chair on the application. Failure to do so will result in the application and payment being returned unprocessed.
* Domestic members only. International members may subscribe to the print version of Microbe for an additional $12.
Free to individuals from eligible countries
The ASM Global Outreach Program offers free ASM membership and full online journal access to otherwise qualified candidates in developing countries without regard to financial need. For more information about eligible countries, please go to this page: Global Outreach Program index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=20073
*For international members wishing to receive a print copy of Microbe there is an additional $12 surcharge. International membership dues include access to the online version.
Upper Middle Tier Membership $17
Lower Middle Tier Membership: $17
Postdoctoral membership is available to any PhD, DVM or MD graduate once during their life as long as the application for Postdoctoral Membership is received within 3 years of graduation from a regularly matriculated program in the microbiological sciences. Postdoctoral Members will receive up to 4 years of ASM membership at a reduced rate and may also qualify for any special Postdoctoral rates should such rates be offered by any ASM Programs. At the conclusion of qualification period, Postdoctoral members will receive a Full Member renewal form. The Postdoctoral rate may not be combined with the Transitional rate to allow 6 years of reduced rate membership. Postdoctoral members have all of the privileges of Full Membership except the right to vote or hold office. Postdoctoral Members receive Microbe* (formerly ASM News) and can subscribe to the Society's journals at member rates.