Participation in the WMRIF is open to national research institutes from all over the world that are active in the field of materials science.
The criteria for membership are active participation in the WMRIF’s activities, including human, infrastructural and financial resources.
Members will profit from all the rights and benefits of WMRIF participation in research projects and voting on the decision-making processes, but must also comply with the implied duties.
New admissions to the WMRIF must be nominated by at least two members of the General Assembly and be accepted by the General Assembly.
Material research institutes nominated for membership receive observer’s status for a limited period.