Science Based Action, Womxn Led Change


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

Our local pod is  over 100 members strong representing STEM and social scientists in the Seattle area. We are postdocs, research scientists, science educators, faculty, and grad students from multiple institutions. As a local pod, we advocate for equity, justice, and inclusivity in the sciences; increased scientific literacy through public engagement; engagement in science policy; and empowering women in science.

We Are Public Scholarship in Action. 



About Us

Find out about our mission and our pod.

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Come and join us at our organizational meetings, social events, and other activities.

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