pas_logo_largeSince 1924, we have been educating and supporting scientists throughout Pennsylvania by striving to promote science, technology, education and the diverse interests of our members. We are the Pennsylvania’s vital and valuable resource for Pennsylvania science professionals, faculty and students.


The Pennsylvania Academy of Science seeks to:

  • Advance the pursuit and application of science within the Commonwealth, both in academic and industrial settings.
  • Enhance the professional development of its members.
  • Create forums for professional dialogue among junior and senior scientists at all academic levels.
  • Promote scientific research, presentation and discussion among its members and the public at large.
  • Support educational initiatives devoted to the development of scientific skills and knowledge.

News and Updates

Save the Date! 92nd Annual Meeting

Join us at the  92nd Annual Meeting of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science to be held on April 1-3, 2016 at Delaware Valley University.


Call for Grants: PAS Undergraduate and Graduate Research Grants

PASStudentThe Pennsylvania Academy of Science is now accepting grant proposals to support undergraduate and graduate research projects.   Students may request up to $500 to support research mentored by members of PAS.  Grant submissions are due by May 31, 2015.

Learn more about the grant requirements and submission process.





2015 Spychala Award Winners Announced

The Anne Spychala awards were given for the top undergraduate student-authored posters and oral presentations at the 91st Annual Meeting of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science.  An awards was also given for the top graduate student presentation.


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