SfN fulfills its mission to advance the understanding of the brain and the nervous system through diversity, education, outreach, career, and advocacy initiatives.
See how SfN's programs and awards advance female and underrepresented neuroscientists worldwide.
Professional Development Opportunities
The Leadership Development Program (LDP) is a pilot initiative focused on building the skills, knowledge, and confidence in trainees so that they can effectively perform as leaders. Participants will be selected from the highest-ranking graduate students and postdoctoral fellows who receive a TPDA in the LDP program year.
SfN provides a wealth of resources to contribute to career success for neuroscientists and to recognize lifetime achievements in the field.
SfN supports educational initiatives to increase neuroscience education in schools, reward scientific achievements among secondary students, and recognize public outreach.
SfN supports educational initiatives to increase neuroscience education in schools, reward scientific achievement among secondary students, and recognize public outreach.