Membership CategoriesMembership in the American Nano Society divides to six categories:
Honorary Members: for highly distinguished scientists in the realms of nanotechnology.
Fellow Members: for people who have significantly contributed to nanotechnology. The maximum number of fellow members is limited to 1% of total members.
Full Members: the main class of membership, which will be granted to researchers who have made substantial works in any field of nanotechnology. Application for full membership is subject to review to meet the minimum requirement for this category. This will be judged mainly by research works or contributions in the realms of nanotechnology. The membership fee is $95.
Associate Members: for anyone interested in nanotechnology. This category is open to all without restriction. The membership fee is $50.
Student Members: for students who study in any field connected with nanotechnology. The membership fee is $40.
There is a strict processes to grant full membership to candidates.
The American Nano Society has a variety of membership classes for a wide range of audience.