Becoming a Corporate Associate

The American Institute of Physics invites interested corporations and institutions to apply for Corporate Associates membership. To apply to become a member or to inquire about the program, please contact us at:

Executive Director's Office
American Institute of Physics
One Physics Ellipse
College Park, MD 20740-3843

Tel: (301) 209-3131
Fax: (301) 209-3133
E-mail: assoc [at]

or apply online. After an application form is received, membership requires official election by the Governing Board of the American Institute of Physics. Upon approval, your organization will be billed for the annual dues (see below) and for any journals indicated on the application form.

Dues scale

The scale of the annual dues for Corporate Associate membership is graduated so those organizations employing few physicists pay minimal dues, while those with a high interest in physics, as indicated by the number of physicists employed, contribute more.

The dues schedule is shown in the following table. Membership is for the calendar year.

No. of physicists employed Annual dues
0-15 $660
16-25 $990
26-50 $1,375
51-200 $2,750
201-300 $4,400
301-plus $6,600