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Science advocacy group working in Milwaukee

Science for Public Good Fund

If you are an early career scientist looking for ways to get involved with advocacy, or a faculty member who wants to engage your students in the role of science in democracy, the Science for Public Good Fund is for you.
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The PFAS Threat

The EPA must act now to protect communities from a highly toxic class of chemicals known as PFAS that contaminate drinking water and groundwater.
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Summer Symposium

The International Summer Symposium on Science and World Affairs encourages the development of young security analysts, researchers, and policy makers.
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Shopping for Change

Our web feature Shopping for Change is a resource to help you make informed shopping choices and learn more about your role and policymakers' roles in the food system.
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Science Network Mentor Program

The UCS Science Network Mentor Program connects early career scientists with mentors experienced in science advocacy. Together, you will create a project designed to strengthen the role of science in decisionmaking.
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Engaging with Policymakers

Bringing science to the policymaking process is crucial to our democracy—but facts alone often aren’t enough. Learn ways to effectively advocate for science by engaging with legislators.