Anyone interested in microscopes and micro-analysis is invited to join MMS. We are professionals, teachers, students and amateurs who share an interest in the use of microscopes. We represent all the biological and material sciences.
Microscope images are cool!
Learn cutting-edge microscopy and imaging techniques by attending meetings featuring expert speakers from across the country.
Meet, socialize, and network with fellow microscopists. The heart of this society is the outstanding MMS Members!
Receive and read current MMS news in our fabulous newsletter, The MMS Scope.
Vote on society issues and elect a new President-Elect, Secretary, and Treasurer at the annual Spring Symposium.
Volunteer for Project MICRO, our outreach program which encourages kids of all ages to explore science with microscopes.
Students do not need to pay dues for 2021. Submit an application form below to receive your membership . You must be at least a half time student to qualify. MMS Membership looks great on a resume.
This rate has not changed in 30+ years!
For those who want to give more than Regular dues. Your name will be listed as a Patron member in The Scope issues published during the membership year.
For those who want to support MMS at a level beyond Patron . Your name will be listed as a Sustaining member in The Scope issues published during the membership year.
Corporate Sponsors are the backbone of financial support for the Society. These
members make it possible for the Society to support Project Micro and to cover many
expenses of the regular meetings and the Spring Symposium.
Each Corporate Sponsor receives a free display table (on first come first serve basis) at the Spring Symposium, will be listed in The Scope issues published during the membership year, and will appear on the MMS Corporate Sponsor page.
Annual membership follows the financial year from January 1 to December 31. MMS events and activities follow the academic year from Fall/September to Spring/May of next year. MMS Membership dues are not tax deductible.
If you would like to join MMS or renew your membership, please complete the applicable application/renewal form via the link below. Completing the form helps us keep your contact information current.
Donations are much appreciated and help support member education and our Project MICRO outreach program. Unfortunately, donations are not tax deductible. Thank you for your support!
The Minnesota Microscopy Society only collects public information from its members. MMS does not give or sell member information to other organizations or third parties.