The mission of Science Atlantic is to advance post-secondary science education and research in Atlantic Canada by:
- providing opportunities that foster and enrich students;
- supporting and inspiring researchers, educators, and the broader scientific community; and,
- using our collective voice to address important regional science issues.
Science Atlantic is a federally incorporated and registered charitable association for scientists, faculty, and students in Atlantic Canada.
Our activities include annual conferences in ten disciplinary and interdisciplinary fields, lecture tours by notable scientists, awards recognizing research and science communication skills, travel assistance for students to attend conferences, and managing the Atlantic Facilities and Research Equipment Database (AFRED).