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Benefits of Membership

  • An avenue to present your research and network with possible collaborators at ACS National Meetings and Exposition, including special symposia, award symposia, and poster sessions.
  • Be eligible for Division Awards and Honors
  • Receive email notifications about professional meetings, deadlines for Division Award applications and nominations, and officer elections
  • Facilitate and attend symposia at ACS meetings and collaborations with polymer scientists in organization from across the globe
  • Support and collaboration on social networking sites across the globe

Three Ways to Join

Call ACS

For the fastest registration, please call ACS Membership Services at 800-333-9511 or 614-447-3776. This typically takes about 15 minutes, but it can only be completed during normal business hours.

Fill and Submit the Registration Form

Choose between the online form below, or a [Word] or [PDF] file.  Please follow the submission instructions to register.  The first year is free for ACS members.  If you are re-joining or registering as as a non-ACS member, you will be billed through ACS for membership indicated in the form.

Join at a Conference

At both National Meetings, a table will be located near the symposia where you can sign up for membership.

The PMSE New Member Form will be sent to ACS – membership is received in 2 business days and you will billed by ACS.

Note: All information should match ACS records for the fastest registration.




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    Select Member Status (First year free to ACS members)

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    Dues Payment Authorization*

    By checking this box I authorize the American Chemical Society to bill me for the appropriate membership dues to join Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering Division of the American Chemical Society.