Honor Excellence

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Honoring excellence inspires the next generation

SACNAS knows that to build strong scientists, you need strong role models. Every year we honor the members of our community who have demonstrated dedication to science, education, and mentoring, through SACNAS Distinguished Awards. Each awardee is proof that diversity and excellence in STEM not only matter, but are possible.

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Our Awards

SACNAS Distinguished Awards

Nominee holds a PhD or other doctoral degree in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics. Nominee has demonstrated exceptional dedication to STEM diversity, mentorship, and education.


SACNAS Outstanding Mentor Awards

Nominee has oustanding record of encouraging underrepresented minority students to pursue advanced degrees in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics.

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