Programs & Outreach

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?