Over the years we have been privileged to serve the best and brightest in the materials industry, and we want you to be next! Please consider joining the storied ranks of ASM members to see what membership can do for you on a national, local, and personal level.

NOTE: If you are having trouble completing the online membership application for any reason, please download the hard copy form here. Email or mail the completed form to the Member Service Center at or 9639 Kinsman Road, Materials Park OH 44073.


ASM Membership

With a membership in ASM International, you can keep pace with advanced technical information, invigorating conferences, supportive personal, professional networks, and accredited education. Join ASM International fast and affordably. Your ideas could provide global solutions!

Individual Membership - $122 / yr

ASM Lifetime Membership - $2,000 One-time fee
ASM Lifetime Membership is a discounted membership rate to members who support the principles and goals of ASM and prefer to pay a one-time fee and avoid ever having to renew.
New Graduates - $0 / yr
Recent graduates may qualify for one year of membership at no cost.

Emerging Professional - $56 / yr
Emerging Professionals may qualify for one - two years of reduced dues.

Middle/High School Student - $15 / yr
A student (full-time middle or high school) interested in receiving member benefits.

Additional discounts may apply

Affiliate Memberships

ASM Affiliate Societies provide focused leadership, services, and events in specific areas of technical interest, from heat treating to shape memory alloys. Enhance you career. Connect with colleagues and other experts in your field.

If you are a full-time university student, please click here for more information on Affiliate Society membership.

Electronic Device Failure Analysis Society (EDFAS) - $25 / yr
The Electronic Device Failure Analysis Society (EDFAS) mission is to foster education and communication in the failure analysis community working for the technology advancement and the improved performance and reliability of devices and materials for the electronics industry.

Heat Treating Society (HTS) - $25 / yr
The ASM Heat Treating Society is the world's premier membership society dedicated to the advancement of heat treating as a theoretical and applied discipline.

International Metallographic Society (IMS) - $25 / yr
The International Metallographic Society (IMS) serves those involved in the examination, analysis, characterization, structure and evaluation of materials.

Shape Memory and Superelastic Technologies (SMST) - $50 / yr
The International Organization on Shape Memory and Superelastic Technologies (SMST) is a volunteer organization made up of industry professionals, scientists and researchers dedicated to disseminating technical education on the unique class of materials which exhibit shape memory and superelastic properties.

Thermal Spray Society (TSS) - $30 / yr
The ASM Thermal Spray Society operates according to our vision statement: "To be the leading global source for thermal spray information – TSS, Your Thermal Spray Information Partner."

Society of Carbide and Tool Engineers (SCTE) - FREE
SCTE Chapters promote community and communication among carbide tool engineers.

Failure Analysis Society (FAS) - $25 / yr
The mission of the ASM Failure Analysis Society is to serve the needs of its members and the worldwide Failure Analysis community by facilitating educational opportunities, promoting the development of professional relationships, and diffusing knowledge to advance the field of failure analysis and prevention.

Special Programs

University/College Student - Material Advantage

ASM membership for college and university students is provided through a special program called Material Advantage. This program allows students to have memberships in four related organizations for one low cost of $30 a year! As a participant, you will have access to ASM member benefits and scholarship programs.

Corporate Memberships

Find out how to save money on a corporate bundle of ASM memberships!

Chapter Sponsorship

Strengthen your existing business relationships, add value for your employees, increase your professional network, and develop local connections. Take an active part in developing today's industries to help create global growth and direction by becoming a Chapter Sustaining Member.