Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society
History of the University of Michigan Chapter

Founded in 1886, Sigma Xi - The Scientific Research Honor Society is an
international honor society for scientists and engineers. In May 2008, our
Chapter was given 501(c)(3) status, formally backdated to our founding
year, 1903. Donations to the chapter's scientific and educational
activities are tax-deductible. Tax ID # 38-1741160

Membership is open to individuals who have demonstrated excellence or
considerable potential for excellence in research.

For more information on how to become a member, or how to nominate
a member, click HERE to contact the Chapter's Nomination Committee by e-mail.

An article about the Society's first 100 years can be found HERE.

Last modified 05/2022