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International Outreach

More than 10 percent of ACSM members reside outside of the U.S. in over 90 countries. Approximately 20 percent of the ACSM Annual Meeting attendees are non-U.S. citizens. ACSM reaches across the globe to serve our international members with a variety of specialized programs. Learn more about becoming an ACSM member.

No matter where you live or work, you can connect with resources that enhance your sports medicine and exercise science expertise. Make your connections. Become a member. Tap ACSM resources.

Complimentary Electronic Memberships in Select Countries

ACSM is proud to offer FREE electronic access to exclusive cutting-edge research and ACSM journals to professionals and students in select countries identified as Low Income or Lower-Middle Income Countries as identified by the World Bank. This e-membership is available to individuals interested in exercise science, research, sports medicine or health/fitness. View a complete list of eligible countries.   

If you reside in a country on this list, apply for your free ACSM membership online today! Also, if you have colleagues who reside in one of the qualifying countries, please share this information with them. 

2015 International Award Applications Now Available

ACSM is accepting applications for the 2015 ACSM International Awards.  These awards provide funding for professionals and students to attend the 2015 ACSM Annual Meeting and participate in clinical & research exchange opportunities.  The application deadline is February 1, 2015. Access the guidelines and application for all international awards.

International Awards

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International Conferences

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Translated Position Stands

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Affiliated Organizations

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Speaker Clearinghouse

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Featured Publication

Learn how to optimize the health benefits of any group exercise class with this new ACSM resource. Online features include video clips and images.  » Read More