They tried to bury us, but they didn't realize we were seeds - Mexican Proverb

500 Women Scientists is an all volunteer non-profit organization. Help us further our mission to serve society by making science open, inclusive, and accessible and subscribe today!

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All subscribers will receive an official 500 Women Scientists Membership Card you can display at conferences.

Your subscription will benefit the entire organization. With your subscription we can pay for the vital infrastructure we need  (e.g. website, emails, insurance, twice yearly board meetings, and other not so exciting but super important logistics). Your subscription also funds pod activities, supports national events and initiatives like “Request a Woman Scientist,” science salons, mentorship and leadership training, and continued growth of our global network!

As a subscriber you will receive our monthly newsletter including a summary of our #weeklyactions, and a yearly update report. We’ll also send you  resources for running a 500WS meetup at a conference and you’ll get access to mentoring and outreach materials developed by pods, including quick guides and how-tos on topics like fighting targeted harassment in online spaces and a using your Title IX rights. You’ll also be notified about educational webinars and live streaming meetings with our leadership team and you’ll get editing support for letters to the editor and op-eds. Finally you will have access to our organization Slack channel, to discuss important topics, share resources, and build your network!