A map of all of the states where society members reside

Who are we?

The Society for Black Brain and Behavioral Scientists is a non-profit, 501(c) (3) organization. Our goal is to increase diversity in the brain and behavioral sciences by creating awareness and knowledge of these fields within the black community and providing access to programs, resources, knowledge, career advice, funding, and networking to black scientists in these fields.


Who can join?

  The society does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, ethnicity, immigrant status, gender identity, or religion in regards to membership. Anyone who is interested may join the appropriate membership category for their current situation. The requirements of each membership classification are listed on our Membership Classes and Benefits page.