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Becoming a Member

Membership in Sigma Xi is by nomination,is conferred in one of two ways and is NOT dependent on the nominee having a specific education degree. Students and non-students follow the same review process

  • Full Membership is conferred upon any individual who has shown noteworthy achievement as an original investigator in a field of pure or applied science or engineering.
  • Associate Membership is available to any individual who has, through initial research achievement in a field of pure or applied science, shown an aptitude for research.

Please see the Qualifications for Membership for more information.

Individuals may request nomination to membership through a Sigma Xi chapter or through the Sigma Xi Committee on Qualifications and Membership

    a. Through a local Sigma Xi CHAPTER:
    • Please fill out either this Word or PDF nomination form and present it to any officer of the selected chapter.
    • Locate a chapter officer, consult the chapter listing or call the administrative office at 919-549-4691 or 800-243-6534. chapters@sigmaxi.org for assistance.
    b. At-Large:
    • If you do not want to become part of your local chapter or there is no active local chapter
    • You may apply directly to the Committee on Qualifications and Membership to become an at-large member.

    Submit this online nomination form. Or you may mail this Word or PDF nomination form to Sigma Xi, P.O. Box 13975, Research Triangle Park, NC 27708 or e-mail it to membership@sigmaxi.org. This form may be submitted with one or two nominators.

    c. Committee on Qualifications and Nominations:
    • You may apply this way at any time without going through your local chapter or to become an at-large member.

Submit this online nomination form. Or you may mail this Word or PDF nomination form to Sigma Xi, P.O. Box 13975, Research Triangle Park, NC 27708 or e-mail it to membership@sigmaxi.org. This form may be submitted with one or two nominators.

****Please DO NOT apply to both a Chapter and the Committee. This will only delay the processing of your nomination.

****** If you have any questions or need help please contact us!!! Call the administrative office at 919-549-4691 or 800-243-6534.

chapters@sigmaxi.org for assistance.

 

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