Help Advance Microbial Sciences

The American Society for Microbiology (ASM) is committed to promoting and advancing the microbial sciences by fostering and disseminating high-impact research, recognizing extraordinary achievements in microbial sciences and advocating for evidence-based health policies. Your donation supports ASM’s critical work. 


We greatly appreciate your support. Choose which key ASM initiative you wish to support: 

  1. ASM’s Full Mission and Vision: Your unrestricted donation allows ASM to provide additional resources to existing and new essential programs and services on an as-needed basis.  Your contribution will be used to ensure vital ASM programs continue forward.  

  2. ASM Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: An essential part of ASM's mission is to embrace, elevate and embody inclusive diversity with equity in the microbial sciences. Activities to support this mission include but are not limited to fellowships, professional development and recognition. 

  3. American Academy of Microbiology: The mission of the Academy is to recognize microbiologists for outstanding contributions to microbial sciences  and provide microbiological expertise in the service of science and the public. It fulfills its mission by election to Fellowship in the Academy, convening colloquia and oversight of ASM’s Awards Program.