Achieving True Diversity in STEM

Welcome

At SACNAS we’re achieving true diversity in STEM by cultivating and celebrating a community where you can be your whole self. Bring your diverse voices, experiences, backgrounds, and talents, and join us as a member today!

Who We Are

SACNAS – Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science – is an inclusive organization dedicated to fostering the success of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans, from college students to professionals, in attaining advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership in STEM.

8,200+

Members

317

Leaders Trained Since 2009

118

Student + Professional Chapters

5,861

Research Presentations Since 2015

28,000+

Community of Supporters

These applications will open Wednesday, March 10, 2021 for all active Student-level members: Travel scholarships research presentations Not a member? Interested applicants can get a jump start on their application by signing up or upgrading to a Student membership here. For…

In this final installment of President Sonia Zárate's special series on STEM + Culture Chronicle, Dr. Zárate invited members to share their experiences with inclusion in all types of STEM spaces. Read these eye-opening stories from 6 members who explore…

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CONFERENCE CONTENT & RESOURCES All Keynote and Featured Speaker presentations are now available on YouTube! Registered attendees also have access to select sessions, including keynote and featured speaker live Q&A, for three months (through 1/25/2021) via the Video On Demand library! Use the…

Member highlights and interesting reads from SACNAS social media — November is National American Indian Heritage Month The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution…

David Carreon Bradley, PhD announced as Conference Emcee!  Visit our website to learn more about Dr. Bradley and get to know all of our fearless Keynote and Featured Speakers — Meet our speakers "Regular" registration prices are available now through…

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To be in a place where I am not the minority anymore, surrounded by highly educated people who have accomplished what is my dream to become, I was hit by hope and strength.
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Sara Mena
Past Clemson University SACNAS Chapter Member