American Association for the Advancement of Science

The AAAS seeks to “advance science, engineering, and innovation throughout the world for the benefit of all people.” To fulfill this mission, the AAAS Board has set the following broad goals: -Enhance communication among scientists, engineers, and the public; -Promote and defend the integrity of science and its use; -Strengthen support for the science and technology enterprise; -Provide a voice for science on societal issues; -Promote the responsible use of science in public policy; -Strengthen and diversify the science and technology workforce; -Foster education in science and technology for everyone; -Increase public engagement with science and technology; and -Advance international cooperation in science.

Current opportunities from this funder:

AAAS Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellowship

This 10-week summer program places science, engineering, and mathematics students at media organizations nationwide. Fellows use their academic training as they research, write, and report today’s headlines, sharpening their abilities...

Funder address

1200 New York Ave, NW Washington, DC 20005
Funder type

Civic/Community Organization

Areas of focus

Investigative Journalism
Mental Health