Why Join AAAS

Stay Informed

Read the latest-breaking research and news in the science and technology community in our weekly journal, Science, and receive free online courses on advocating for science.

Advocate for Science

As a member, you’re supporting AAAS initiatives working to educate and advocate on issues related to biomedical research, STEM education, energy policy, climate change and more.

Increase Public Awareness

AAAS trains thousands of scientists and engineers to effectively communicate research and its benefits to the public in plain language that’s accessible to all.

Inform Policymakers

Your membership helps AAAS educate and communicate with policy makers at local, state, and national levels, bringing evidence-based research to bear on critical issues such as climate change, vaccines, and public funding of science research.