Advance Your Science and Career

As you grow professionally, ASM grows with you. Wherever you are on your career path, ASM is here to support you and help you advance. From undergraduate and graduate Fellowships that support your research, travel awards that help offset the cost of attending meetings and conferences, to prestigious awards that recognize your contributions to the field of microbiology; ASM supports you every step of the way.

Get Funded

ASM offers a number of Fellowships that take students and early career scientists to the next level in their research and academic careers.

Indo-US Teaching and Research Professorship Awards grants seeks to broaden scientific collaboration between India and the United States for early-, mid- and advanced-career microbiologists.

ASM travel awards help offset the cost of attending scientific meetings and conferences.

Lend Your Expertise

ASM Distinguished Lecturers (ASMDL) program has established a tradition of scientific excellence through its scientifically diverse roster of accomplished members.  Chosen through a competitive nomination process, selected lecturers deliver lectures to ASM Branches throughout the United States and participate in career development and mentoring activities that benefit students, postdocs and early career scientists at Branch meetings. 

Get Recognized

ASM Awards is an annual program that recognizes excellence in the microbial sciences. From early career science to lifetime achievement, clinical to environmental microbiology, there is an award to honor outstanding science at every career level and in every field of the microbial sciences.

Become an ASM member and get involved in the program that best fits your needs.