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Chapter ProgramAMS Graduate Student Chapter Program

The AMS Graduate Student Chapter Program is a member benefit of Institutional Membership. The Chapter Program makes meaningful contributions to the professional development of graduate students in the mathematical sciences and encourages graduate students to engage with the Society. We encourage and welcome involvement with undergraduates and the community in applicable events. The Program works to enhance the overall graduate student learning experience.

Graduate Student Chapter Benefits

  • New! Organize a one-hour virtual seminar for the institution's Chapter members with AMS experts discussing the following topics:
    • Interacting with Elected Officials
    • AMS Journal Publishing for Graduate Students
    • AMS MathSciNet Demo
    • How to Navigate AMS Sectionals and the Joint Mathematics Meetings
    • Business, Entrepreneur, Government, Industry, and Nonprofit (BEGIN) Careers

Begin the process by completing your Chapter's virtual seminar request here.

  • Chapter participants are nominee members! Learn about the discounts and opportunities included in your member benefits.
  • Receive up to $750 per academic year for Chapter events.
  • Connect with about 70 other Chapters to coordinate events, share speakers, or learn best practices.
  • Stay informed about important AMS opportunities and updates from the bi-monthly Chapter e-Newsletter.
  • Attend the AMS Graduate Student Chapter Luncheon at the Joint Mathematics Meetings.
  • Access to the Chapter Program's private Facebook & LinkedIn pages. 
  • Ability to request AMS promotional items for Chapter events.

Reasons to Start an AMS Graduate Student Chapter

  • Share ideas with fellow students and faculty.
  • Make contacts with students and faculty at their own and at other institutions.
  • Interact with more established mathematicians.
  • Hone job skills and discover career opportunities.
  • Sponsor social functions for the mathematical community.
  • Your existing club can become an AMS Graduate Student Chapter.

Begin the process of starting a Chapter here!

Current AMS Graduate Student Chapters: