Individual Membership

Individual Memberships

Individual memberships is an incredible value. Advance your career through access to technical and management information, unlimited free access to the AFS digital library, more than 40 members-only webinars per year, Casting Connection, and by participating in AFS committees, chapters, conferences, and Shared Interest Groups.  Individual membership starts at only $140. If your employer is a Corporate Member, your individual membership is just $75 per year. Click here to join today.

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Review all of the member benefits and services below and download the application to join.


International Members

AFS welcomes individual members from around the world. Most people living outside the United States, Canada or Mexico qualify for International Technical Memberships. To view member benefits and services, or to download a membership application, click here.


Student Membership = 1st Professional Year – Free!

Full-time students, you can maintain your AFS Student Membership through graduation, and when you enter the workforce, you'll get your first year of an AFS Individual Membership for free.  That’s right, free!

Fill out an individual membership application to maintain your membership in the one organization dedicated to all things metalcasting. Student membership is $20/year (full-time students only).

All we need to know right now is:

  • Month/Year of Graduation
  • Degree currently pursuing

All we need to know now upon graduation is:

  • Permanent personal e-mail address (not your school e-address)
  • Physical mailing address (once settled)

What a great way to keep your involvement going, as you get your feet on the ground in the metalcasting industry or a related field!  Be involved as a student – and then stay involved as a professional. 

Questions?  Please ask – and thanks for your AFS commitment! Email AFS Customer Service at