Congratulations on your nomination to membership in Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society. You have been selected and nominated by Carleton faculty members from your department on the basis of demonstrated aptitude for research.

In addition to publishing American Scientist, Sigma Xi awards grants annually to promising young researchers, holds forums on critical issues at the intersection of science and society and sponsors a variety of programs supporting honor in science and engineering, science education, science policy and the public understanding of science. Visit the Sigma XI website if you are interested in learning more about the organization. Talk to your academic or research advisor if you are still wondering whether or not to join.

Those that join will be awarded certificates at the Toast to Science” this spring. Monday, May 16, 7:00pm in Weitz 236 (Larson room).

Joining Sigma Xi is a 2 step process:

STEP ONE: Fill out the application form by Friday, April 15, 2022.
(In the Chrome browser, open and fill out the highlighted areas of the nomination form. Save as a PDF and email as an attachment to or print out the filled out form and send to Paula Stowe in Olin 331 via campus mail.)

STEP TWO: Pay the dues + initiation fee by Friday, April 15, 2022.
Using one of the links below pay $60.00 via credit card or One Card. (If the dues and initiation fee present a financial hardship for you, please contact by Friday, April 8, 2022 to be considered for a scholarship and wait to hear back before you submit payment)

Fill out the Application Form

Credit Card