Upload Your Resume or CV To Win a Free 2022 or 2023 ASM Membership

ASM’s job board, Career Connections, connects job seekers with employers who are looking for candidates just like you. If you are a graduate student, postdoc or undergraduate student looking for an opportunity to advance your career in the microbial sciences, upload your resume or CV into the job board portal to connect with a curated list of microbial science employers.

The Resume Sweepstakes ends June 30, 2022. Enter for a chance to win a free 2022 or 2023 ASM membership.

How to Enter the Sweepstakes

  • Go to www.asmcareerconnections.org.
  • Click "Manage Resumes" under the job seeker tab. 
  • Sign in using your ASM user login credentials. Don't have one? Create a new account for FREE. 
  • Upload your resume/CV or click "Build Resume Online" in the ASM Career Connections job board portal.
  • Publish your resume to make it accessible to employers and to be randomly picked to win a 2022 or 2023 ASM membership. 
Please note: A published resume allows employers to see your resume without your personal information showing. The employers will reach out to you through the job board if they want to speak with you. 

Why Upload Your Resume?

  • Win a Free 2022 or 2023 ASM membership.
  • Connect with a curated list of microbial science employers looking for candidates just like you.
  • Get access to career planning resources.
  • Set up job alerts to be notified when your dream employer has open positions.

Sweepstakes winners will be announced at the beginning of every month for the duration of the sweepstakes, with the exception of the June 2022 winner. The June winner will be announced in July 2022. 



Sweepstakes FAQs

Q. Do I have to be a current ASM member to participate in the sweepstakes? The resume sweepstakes is open to ASM members and non-members who are 18 years of age or older. However, prizes will only be awarded to users who do not qualify for global outreach membership, since ASM membership is provided at no cost to those users. You do not have to be an ASM member or make a purchase or payment of any kind to enter or win.

Q. Do I have to upload my resume to enter the sweepstakes? Yes. You must upload and publish your resume or CV on ASM Career Connections to be considered for a free 2022/2023 ASM membership.

Q. Do I have to create an account to upload my resume? If you do not already have an account with ASM Career Connections, creating one will be required. Users with a resume or CV uploaded and published between Apr. 1 and June 30, 2022 will be counted as entries.

Q. Can I enter the sweepstakes more than once? No. One entry is allowed per user. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules.

Q. How many chances do I have to win? One membership will be awarded per month between Apr. 1 and June 30, 2022. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Q. When is the entry period? Only resumes uploaded between Apr. 1 and June 30, 2022, 11:59 p.m. EDT will be counted.

Q. If I win, can I give my prize to someone else? No cash or other prize substitution will be permitted and the prize is nontransferable.

Q. If I win, how will I be notified? All winners will be notified via email to the email address provided in their ASM Career Connections profile within five (5) days following winner selection.

Q. What if I am picked as a winner, but have already purchased ASM membership for 2022? You will receive a FREE 2023 membership.

Q. What happens if I do not receive my prize notification? If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 15 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to return a completed and executed declaration and releases as required in a timely manner, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected.

Entries that do not adhere to the rules or specifications of the sweepstakes may be disqualified at the sole discretion of ASM.

Still have questions? Contact Shilpa Gadwal, Program Officer, Career Resources at ASM.