Our Mission

The North Carolina Academy of Science promotes public appreciation of science, science education, scientific research and a meaningful role for science in public policy.

Our Goals

Promote public appreciation of science

Partnership with Science Centers
Public Lecture Series

Promote science education

NCAS Webpage
Academic Lecture Series
NCAS Publications: Journal, Educational Publications
Student Academy - Middle & High School

Promote scientific research

Yarbrough and Bryden Research Grants
CANCAS Undergraduate Research Workshop
Presentation Opportunities at Annual Meetings
Journal of the North Carolina Academy of Science

Promote science in public policy

News Releases
Position Statements
Interactions with Public Officials