Thank you for supporting Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society!

The North Carolkina State University Chapter urges your maintaining or reactivating your membership in Sigma Xi.  Although stil facing tough financial challenges, recent changes in governance of the Society and very thoughtful reorganization and trimming of Society operations budget by the Executive Director and Society Staff at RTP, form a solid underpinning for revcovery that wil succeed if members and associate members keep their dues current.

If you are a currently active member or associate member ("Active" means you are a life member or you paid dues in the most recent year), you will or have already received an annual notice from the Society. 

If your membership is currenlty inactive ("Inactive" means that you did not pay dues at least for the previous year) you may reactivate by simmply paying dues for the coming year (begins July 1).  There is no back payment penalty.

Your dues are a deal.  In addition to the resources online at, and they grow and improve every day, you will receive teh satisfaction of knowing that you are contributing to the noursihing and protection of the scientific research enterprise and to the development and well being of scientific researchers.  You will also receive the award-winning and highly readable American Scientist each month.

Information on dues payment, including discounts for couples, retirees, students, unemployed persons is easily available at: ,

and dues payment methods are available at: .

Please keep your membership in the "Active" status by paying the very reasonable Society dues.  You will help bring Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, back to full financial health and keep it there! You will help preserve and further develop Sigma Xi's capacity to protect and enhance the SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH ENTERPRISE and the professional lives of hard-waorking and talented scientific researchers worldwide.