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AAAS Student and Postdoc Discounted membership offer

Modified: May 16, 2016

Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows can join AAAS at a discounted rate of $52 per year on digital memberships and $76 per year on print memberships. Membership includes a subscription to the weekly journal Science. This offer will be available through May 31, 2016. Sign up here.

Some of the membership benefits besides Science, which are available to student members at no additional cost, include:

  • Certificate level professional development courses geared towards graduate students and postdocs
  • Science Careers, a site that provides job listings and career advice
  • AAAS Policy Fellowships
  • AAAS Mass Media Fellowships

Beginning May 1st of this year, AAAS will be offering several professional development courses for student members. Student members will be able to take two of these courses per year at no additional cost. Some of these courses are:

  • The Federal R&D Budget, issues that can derail grant proposals
  • Policy & Advocacy
  • Science Communication
  • Survival Skills for Early Career Scientists
  • Three courses on NSF Proposals, including one which focuses on Best Practices for Writing Proposals

Science Careers is a AAAS program that helps match qualified scientists with positions in academia, industry and government.

AAAS also offers coveted Policy Fellowships which provide opportunities for scientists and engineers to contribute to federal policymaking while learning firsthand about the intersection of science and policy. 

The AAAS Mass Media Science and Engineering Fellows Program places graduate and post graduate level science, engineering and mathematics students in newsrooms to work as reporters, editors and production assistants.

Contact Judy Heebner with questions.

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