Why You Should Join the Society

Membership in the Society for Science & the Public supports our mission to inform, educate and inspire the public about science. 

Support Amazing Science JournalismScience News, the Society’s flagship magazine, keeps you and millions of readers on top of the most important research and developments in science and technology with accessible, entertaining reporting and writing. And our online magazine Science News for Students brings age-appropriate science writing and hands-on discovery to millions of students, educators and parents.

Create the New Science Generation - You’re also supporting the Society’s work to spotlight the world’s best and brightest young students through science fairs and competitions and to increase accessibility to and diversity in STEM education and careers


Society Associate Members ($25) receive:

  • One-year digital subscription to Science News
  • Full access to ScienceNews.org, including archives reaching back to 1924
  • Monthly Society e-newsletter, including profiles on Society programs, science fair competitions and alumni

Society Members ($50) receive all of the above AND a one-year subscription to Science News magazine in print!

Supporting Members ($100) receive all of the above AND the Awesome Moons of Pluto t-shirt!

  • At the Supporting Membership level, $50 is a tax-deductible donation to the Society, making a significant impact on our ability to inform, educate and inspire the public about science

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Members of the Society for Science & the Public are building the future of science by supporting award-winning journalism and championing the next generation of scientific leadership through our mind-blowing competitions.

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Includes a digital subscription to science news

Includes a description and full access to our archives

All of the above plus our Moons of Pluto T-Shirt

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With a Supporting Membership, you will also receive our Moons of Pluto T-Shirt

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