Calling All Researchers!

You are doing important work. We can help you tell the story of your work to a general audience. Apply today for a Science Communication Fellowship!

The Portal to the Public program, funded by the National Science Foundation and proven by evaluation, will equip you with the strategies and skills to be an effective, engaging science communicator.

PoP Fellow at Activity Showcase with public.

As a Fellow, you will participate in two six (6) hour workshops where you will learn how to develop and hone your message. We culminate the Fellowship with an activity showcase, a two hour event for the general public. Scholarships are available. Questions? Contact Rhea.

Apply today!

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