ACS Membership

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Benefits of Membership

From aspiring scientists to veteran chemists, ACS is here to support you and enhance your professional development.

Advance Your Career in a Global Economy

ACS provides career development and education resources through personal consulting, career fairs, jobs database, professional development courses, and mentoring and student programs.

Connect the World’s Largest Scientific Society

ACS opens doors to collaborate and network with local and global community of like-minded scientists. ACS connects its members through information, education and collaborative thinking to inspire future generations.

Discover More With ACS Scientific Resources

Access to cutting-edge, scientific information. Your work, in conjunction with ACS resources, provides the spark of innovation the world is seeking to meet global challenges.

Share Your Passion For Chemistry With ACS

Your membership empowers ACS to help shape public policy, fund education for underprivileged and underrepresented groups, and facilitate meaningful volunteer opportunities.

Membership Dues

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Give a Gift of Membership

Give an ACS membership to anyone with an interest in the chemical sciences who could benefit from all of the unique privileges that ACS members enjoy.

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Need Inspiration?

Find out how other members are engaging with their ACS community to grow, both personally and professionally.

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Nominate a student, colleague, or friend for membership in ACS!  And get a Periodic Table of the Elements blanket when they join!

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Membership Services & FAQs

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