Join the Force for Science
The American Association for the Advancement of Science has been the Force For Science since 1848. We are still standing up for and defending science today and will continue to do so for years to come.
We all need science as we navigate our lives — as private citizens and in our democratic processes. Now is the time to become part of the global force dedicated to advancing science.
Become a member of AAAS for as little as $40.
Offer Good until May 1st!*
Join today and receive your free “I Am a Force for Science” t-shirt.
Why Join AAAS?
You receive 51 issues of our award-winning journal, Science, plus access to certificate-level courses in our Career Development Center and members-only discounts to AAAS events, like our Annual Meeting.
Apply for one of several AAAS fellowships like the Science and Technology Policy Fellowship or volunteer for our international On-call Scientists program that connects scientists, engineers and health professionals with human rights organizations that are in need of technical expertise around the world.
ADVANCE SCIENCE for tomorrow
Promote investment in scientific research and be forceful advocates on issues related to biomedical research, STEM education, energy policy, space exploration and more.
Cultivate Public Awareness
AAAS trains thousands of scientists and engineers to effectively communicate research and its important implications to the public. Programs like our Second Century Stewardship Program aim to strengthen and broaden public understanding of the value of national parks for science.
Share Fact-based Evidence
AAAS communicates climate change science to government leaders, as we have done for more than 50 years.
Innovate and Educate
Access cutting-edge research through the Science family of journals and provide teachers with educational resources like Science in the Classroom and Project 2061 to captivate students.
Join by May 1st to receive a free AAAS “I Am A Force For Science” T-shirt.
*Offer valid from March 1, 2017 to May 1, 2017, for new individual members only. There is a limit of one short-sleeved T-shirt per membership order. Please allow 3 weeks for domestic delivery and up to 5 weeks for international delivery. As a nonprofit, AAAS cannot fulfill any size exchanges due to additional postage cost. The AAAS short-sleeved T-shirt is provided as is without any guarantees or warranty and cannot be exchanged or returned. In association with the product, AAAS makes no warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.