For Students

Let SACNAS help in developing your potential. Connect with opportunities, resources, mentors, and friends that will help you thrive in your education and future career.284

Student Opportunities - Research, Training, and Funding

Further your academic and professional career by applying for an internship, fellowship, or scholarship. Continue your education, fund your research, and achieve your goals.

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Resources for Students

Articles, videos, and tools created by fellow SACNISTAs to aid in career planning and professional development or to simply learn what other students in your field are up to. See student resources by topic, discipline, etc.

Travel Scholarships Available to attend the SACNAS National Conference

SACNAS is pleased to offer travel scholarships for the annual SACNAS conference. A SACNAS travel scholarship funds travel and lodging expenses. For more information go here: Travel Scholarships

Research Presentations at the SACNAS National Conference

SACNAS student programming is designed to help you reach scientific excellence and build a national network of peers and mentors. At the SACNAS National Conference you can present your research to a community of SACNAS scientists who are invested in your success. Present a poster on your research or take part in a graduate student scientific symposium and gain valuable feedback, develop your presentation skills, and network with professionals passionate about the SACNAS mission.

SACNAS Student Chapters

SACNAS student chapters are a great way to get involved with and stay connected to SACNAS. With over 72 SACNAS chapters nationwide you can be a part of SACNAS on a local level.

Featured Student Resources

SACNAS is delighted to announce that the following institutions have entered into elite sponsorship agreements in support of the 2014 SACNAS National Conference, to be held October 16 – 18, in Los Angeles, California: Platinum Sponsors University of Southern California University of California, Los Angeles Read More >

Plan to attend the 2014 SACNAS National Conference and prepare to be inspired! Ten talented and distinguished  keynote speakers and panelists are coming to the 2014 SACNAS National Conference, in Los Angeles, California, October 16-18. Keynote speakers will help address this year’s theme: “Creativity, Vision, & Drive: Toward Full Representation in STEM.” Read More >

100th SACNAS Chapter

Creating a Family of Scientists – UC Merced Becomes 100th SACNAS Chapter By Viridiana Murillo, Ana Arteaga, Ruben Rodriguez, Joanna Valenzuela, Rubi Almanza, Jamie Sweet, Carlos Gomez, Ana Zivanovic, and Dan Landayan Read More >