Volunteer Awards

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Allan Ray Putnam Service Award

  • Recognizes exemplary efforts of outstanding members on behalf of the Society.

  • Crystal Award presented annually at the ASM Awards Dinner during MS&T.

Honorary Membership

  • Recognizes distinguished service to the materials science and engineering profession, service in areas of the ASM strategic plan/initiatives and to the progress of mankind.  

  • Hand calligraphied certificate and complimentary Life Membership in ASM presented at ASM Awards Dinner during MS&T.

Silver Medal

  • Recognizes mid-career members for their distinguished contributions in the field of materials science and engineering and the Society.  

  • Framed Silver Medal Award presented at ASM Awards Dinner during MS&T.

Committee/Council Recognition

  • January ASM News Story highlighting newly appointed Committee/Council Chairs

  • Complimentary Leadership Luncheon ticket for ASM Committee/Council members attending MS&T.

  • Presentation of Committee Chair Ties/Scarves during Leadership Awards Luncheon during MS&T.

  • Thank you letters to new committee/council member manager thanking them for their support of the volunteers ASM volunteer participation once they have been appointed.

  • National Volunteer Day thank you email from ASM President.

  • MVP Award – A unique ASM micrograph tie/scarf presented to volunteers who have made an impact or posivie change relatie to chapter activities, committees, councils, products, services etc.  Tie/Scarf are not sold but reserved for volunteer contributions only.    

Contact ASM Volunteerism at: volunteer@asminternational.org or by phone at 440.338.5151.