Affaires Internationales

International Programs

International Ambassadors Program
International members who act as intermediaries between the Society and ASM members in their region

LabCap Program
Strengthens laboratory capacity in resource-limited countries

Global Outreach Program 

Engages scientists from resource-constrained countries by providing membership and full access to all online ASM journals at no cost.

International Grants & Fellowships Encourage international collaborations in research and training

Programme des Ambassadeurs Internationaux de l'ASM
Les Ambassadeurs de l'ASM sont des membres internationaux qui agissent comme intermédiaires ente l'association et les membres de leur pays.

Bourses et subventions
Ces programmes encouragent la collaboration internationale dans la recherche et la formation mais aussi fournissent une expertise en microbiologie et des ressources documentaires aux scientifiques à travers le monde.

Programme international de renforcement des capacités des laboratoires (LabCap)
ASM LabCap a pour but de renforcer les capacités des laboratoires dans les pays aux ressources limitées

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Announcing the 2013 ASM Ambassador of the Year

Congratulations to Dr. Nagi AL-Haj of Sana’a University, Yemen, the 2013 ASM Ambassador of the Year. Each year, as the Ambassador Program grows in size and impact, the review committee’s task of selecting one individual for this prestigious award becomes increasingly difficult. However, AL-Haj’s contributions to his country, ASM and...


Global Video Challenge

     Create a short video addressing myths and misrepresentations affecting your science and you could win big!  The winner will receive a cash prize and present his or her video at ASM's General Meeting.   ASM is asking our members to create a 30-90 second video that explores the theme of miscommunication or disbelief...


Engaging Tomorrow’s Leaders: ASM Appoints 30 Young Ambassadors

In light of the surge in youth population worldwide, a 72% increase in ASM's international student membership in 2012, and the potential to tap into student enthusiasm around global issues, the Society has launched the International Young Ambassador Program. The goal of this initiative is three-fold: 1) foster cohesion among...


New Appointments to ASM’s International Ambassador Network

Following a highly competitive application process and extensive review, seventeen ASM Ambassadors were appointed in November 2012. These appointments expand ASM’s worldwide network of in-country representatives to 87 countries and further enhance the Society’s ability to engage our international members, partners and stakeholders. ASM congratulates the following Ambassadors on their recent...


Microbes After Hours Series

The American Society for Microbiology's “Microbes After Hours” gathers together scientists and curious citizens at ASM headquarters in Washington, DC for relaxed evenings of appetizers, drinks, and exciting microbiology talks from ASM's member microbiologists. The series has grown beyond its local roots through live broadcasts on ASM's YouTube channel. Join us...


2012 Round Two Grantees: Indo-US Professorships in Microbiology

The Indo-US Professorships in Microbiology, sponsored by the Indo-US Science & Technology Forum, encourages partnerships between the United States and India. Open to ASM members and non-members alike, the program provides microbiological expertise to faculty and students in both countries by supporting grantees to teach interactive short courses or perform...