Get science communication and policy training with Scientist Sentinels

by Noreen Balos, Funding Peer
Wednesday, February 07, 2018 10:05 AM

Compass' Scientist Sentinels: Civic Engagement & Leadership Program provides a 6-month leadership program focusing on civic engagement for scientists and researchers. This program kicks off with a 3-day in-person retreat May 29 – June 1, 2018 in Seattle, WA. The 15 scientists selected for ‚Äčthe program will join 5 Science and Democracy Fellows supported by the Union of Concerned Scientists for an intensive retreat on the policy landscape, the role of science in decision-making, leadership, and science communication skills. Participants will refine their civic engagement goals as scientists, practice new communication and leadership techniques, and become part of a network of mutually supportive peers.

Scientist Sentinels: Civic Engagement & Leadership Program

Call for applications will remain open until February 20, and they will notify those selected by April 1