Louisiana Academy of Sciences

    Grant Opportunities

The Louisiana Academy of Sciences provides small grants to individuals or organizations to further the purpose of the Academy:

To apply for a grant, please send a short (1-2 page) letter of application to the President that describes the activity for which you are seeking support and how supporting that activity furthers the purpose of the Academy, the amount of funds that you are requesting, and how the funds will be used. Applications for a given fiscal year must be received by August 1 in order to ensure equitable consideration. The total funds available for distribution is around $1,000 per year.

Past Grants:


Louisiana Region II Science Fair, Support for student travel to ISEF, $600


Louisiana Region IV Science Fair, Support for student travel to ISEF, $625


Support for Louisiana Region 2 Science Olympiad, $500


Membership is open to in-dividuals, organizations, and institutions that are engaged in the advancement of science or the goals of the Academy. More Information

    Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting is usually held in March. Scientists from throughout Louisiana are invited to attend and to present the results of their research. More Information


The Proceedings of the Louisiana Academy of Sciences: A peer review research journal. More Information

Louisiana Scientist:  Bulletin of the Louisiana Academy of Sciences. More Information


Academy-hosted Special Interest Groups. More Information


The Academy is governed by the Executive Council, in accordance with the Academy’s Constitution and Bylaws.


Please direct general corres- pondence to the President.