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

2018 Research grant awardees

It was announced at the 2018 annual meeting of the Pennsylvania Academy of Sciences that 24 students from 14 Pennsylvania colleges and universities have been awarded grants to conduct undergraduate and graduate research. Congratulations to all of the students!

List of awardees

94th Annual Meeting of PAS Registration now open

The Pennsylvania Academy of Sciences is now accepting registration for the 94th Annual Meeting of the PAS at Indiana University of Pennsylvania March 23-25, 2018.  Go to the Meeting Registration page for more information.

  • Early registration Deadline: March 14, 11:59 PM
  • Late registration Deadline is March 20, 11:59 PM

Pennsylvania Academy of Science Alternative Energy Symposium

The Pennsylvania Academy of Science will be hosting the Alternative Energy Symposium during the 94th Annual Meeting of the PAS at Indiana University of Pennsylvania on March 24.  Scientists from across Pennsylvania will discuss emerging trends in alternative energy sources such as Solar, Wind, and Biomass.   Symposium Schedule of Presentations

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