Programs & Outreach

Publishing Alliance

MRS publishes with Springer Nature


Corporate Partners

University Chapters

  Materials Research Society Foundation

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Why would I want to start or join a university chapter?
  • How do I start a university chapter?
  • What are the benefits?
  • How do I qualify for travel reimbursements to MRS meetings?
  • How does the chapter rebate program work?
  • What are the financial requirements?
  • How can I find out about other MRS members in my area?
  • How can we get more people interested in our activities?
  • How can we recruit volunteers and share the workload of the chapter?
  • How do we turn in our annual reports?
  • We are a very small school and we probably don’t have enough people to fill out a petition. What can I do?
  • What is a Joint Chapter, and can our chapter be associated with both MRS and another organization?