Seattle 500 Women Scientists

Group Description

The mission of 500 Women Scientists is to promote a diverse and inclusive scientific community that brings progressive science-based solutions to local and global challenges. You can learn more about the national organization at

In our local pod, we are focusing on 3 key areas:
1) Supporting scientific literacy
2) Promoting diversity and inclusivity in science
3) Stewarding the science policy interface

You can find out more about our pod, our mission, our teams, and upcoming events at

We meet periodically to organize actions in support of our mission. We invite Seattle-area women in the sciences (natural and social), technology, engineering, and/or math to join us. Allies of women in STEM are also welcome.