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

CONTACT:Dr. David R. Wilson, Director of American Indian Affairs & Science Policy202-452-8909 SACNAS JOINS 2014 COMBINED FEDERAL CAMPAIGN Federal employees in eligible states can donate to SACNAS via payroll deduction; pledge campaign runs September 1 – December 15, 2014 Read More >

Volunteer for the 2014 SACNAS Street Team! Online Street Team Application  (due Thursday, October 2 at 5:00 pm.) Read More >

In August of 2014, the San Jose City College (SJCC) SACNAS Chapter made history. They were the first community college to host a SACNAS Regional Meeting. By organizing a meeting for nearly 150 attendees, recruiting sponsors from the community, and developing a packed agenda of professional development workshops and speeches from role models, SJCC chapter members cultivated the leaders within themselves and became role models in their own right.   Read More >