Mission + Impact

SACNAS 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.

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SACNAS helps Our Country live up to its potential

We’ve been working to make sure that those most underrepresented in STEM have the support they need to attain advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership.

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SACNAS helps Our Country live up to its potential

We’ve been working to make sure that those most underrepresented in STEM have the support they need to attain advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership.

America’s population demographics are changing.

It is projected that by 2060, Hispanics will comprise 29% of the population.

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The Native American population is also growing - and consistently overlooked in the data.

Native Americans face severe disparities in terms of access to:

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The STEM workforce isn't keeping pace.

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Our Impact

At SACNAS, we understand that diverse voices bring creative solutions to our world’s most pressing scientific problems. That’s why we’re building a national network that is innovative, powerful, and inclusive.

Our programs and events train and support the next generation of diverse STEM talent.

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8,200+

Members

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317

Leaders

Trained Since 2009

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133

Student

+ Professionals Chapters

Research

5,861

Research

Presentations Since 2015

Community

28,000+

Community

of Supporters

Our Impact

At SACNAS, we understand that diverse voices bring creative solutions to our world’s most pressing scientific problems. That’s why we’re building a national network that is innovative, powerful, and inclusive.

Our programs and events train and support the next generation of diverse STEM talent.

MemberIcon

8,200+

Members

Frame

317

Leaders

Trained Since 2009

capIcon

133

Student

+ Professionals Chapters

Research

5,861

Research

Presentations Since 2015

Community

28,000+

Community

of Supporters

Resources

We provide students and professionals the opportunities and resources they need to advance in their education and careers through:

Chapters

Mobilize the mission and connect

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Conference

Science. Culture. Community.

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Leadership Programs

Leadership training for students & professionals.

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Native American Programs

Bring your whole self.

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Professional Programs

Programs for professionals to thrive.

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Regional Meetings

Get local!

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Science Policy

Leverage our knowledge.

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Webinars

Watch our playlists.

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Bylaws

Read our organizational bylaws.

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2021 Fact Sheet

Get a brief overview of SACNAS.

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Annual Report

View our 2020 annual report

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Financial Conflict of Interest Policy

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Resources

We provide students and professionals the opportunities and resources they need to advance in their education and careers through:

Chapters

Mobilize the mission and connect

Join Now

Conference

Science. Culture. Community.

Join Now

Leadership Programs

Leadership training for students & professionals.

Learn More

Native American Programs

Bring your whole self.

Learn More

Professional Programs

Programs for professionals to thrive.

Learn More

Regional Meetings

Get local!

Find Now

Science Policy

Leverage our knowledge.

Learn More

Webinars

Watch our playlists.

Watch Now

Bylaws

Read our organizational bylaws.

Read Our Bylaws

2021 Fact Sheet

Get a brief overview of SACNAS.

Read About Us

Annual Report

View our 2020 annual report

Read Now

Financial Conflict of Interest Policy

Read Now

We are Multidisciplinary and Multicultural

8.2K+ ACTIVE MEMBERS

Members are the best heart of our mission to change the face of science.

We expanded our membership offerings to allow more flexibility for all members, introducing a free option, lowering the cost for students, and providing more options for professionals.

Among our 8,296 members:

8%

Biomedical

8%

Chemistry

7%

Engineering

33%

Life Sciences

5%

Mathematics

We are Multidisciplinary and Multicultural

8.2K+ ACTIVE MEMBERS

Members are the best heart of our mission to change the face of science.

We expanded our membership offerings to allow more flexibility for all members, introducing a free option, lowering the cost for students, and providing more options for professionals.

Among our 8,296 members:

8%

Biomedical

8%

Chemistry

7%

Engineering

33%

Life Sciences

5%

Mathematics

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