Resources for minorities in science
As a part of the ASBMB Minority Affairs Committee’s mission to increase diversity and inclusion in the fields of biochemistry and molecular biology, resources outside of the society are provided below to help increase your network and continue to enhance diversity within the field.
American Association of University Women
The AAUW is the nation’s leading voice promoting equity and education for women and girls.
American Indian Science and Engineering Society
A nonprofit focused on increasing the representation of the indigenous peoples of North America in STEM studies and careers.
Association of Women in Science
The AWIS offers career and personal development resources for women in STEM.
Center for Translational and Basic Research for Addressing Health Disparities and Improving Health Outcomes
Works to enhance research capacity and accelerate the understanding and treatment of diseases that disproportionately affect underserved communities.
Guide to Scholarships for New Americans and Minorities
This PDF lists scholarships and programs that help support education for new Americans and minorities.
Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program
This program supports individuals that face challenges due to their race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status or other similar factors.
News, resources, career advice, professional development, funding, fellowships, mentoring and diversity issues.
National Organization of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers
A professional organization dedicated to assisting minority students and professionals in chemistry, chemical engineering and allied fields.
National Research Mentoring Network
Provides mentorship and professional development programming that emphasizes the benefits and challenges of diversity, inclusivity and culture.
NIH Maximizing Access to Research Careers Undergraduate Student Training
MARC is an undergraduate student training program for institutions with research-intensive environments.
Society for the Advancement of Chicano and Native Americans in Science
An inclusive organization dedicated to fostering the success of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in STEM.
Ventures Scholar Program
Helps underrepresented and first-generation students interested in pursuing math and science-based careers.