Causes: Arts & Culture
Mission: Research in the quest for knowledge.
Programs: To promote knowledge and exchange of information in the field of projectile impacts, including meteorite and high velocity gun impacts. The society has roughly 200 members and hosts a biennial symposium.
the hypervelocity impact society offers the alex charters student scholars program to eligible students. This program provides travel reimbursement support to selected students for attendance at hypervelocity impact symposiums.