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The objective of the Mason Award is to kick-start the research career of promising future senior investigators in the chemical sciences.

Sheena Cruickshank’s interest in science began with her brother’s fascination with marine life. As children in Scotland, they explored nearby tide pools and collected sea anemone and other creatures. Realizing that many people don’t have experiences that provide this window into the wonder of science and discovery, public engagement has been a way for her to share her appreciation for science.

AAAS’ Education and Human Resources department aims to provide opportunities for students at all levels.
Three American Association for the Advancement of Science fellows were awarded the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics.
Advancing scientific collaboration between the United States and Japan can be furthered by exploring new opportunities for students and broadening existing relationships among organizations, according to a panel of experts who spoke at AAAS headquarters.