You can play a critical role in advancing funding for basic and biomedical research.
Urge Congress to Support Biomedical Research Efforts Impacted by COVID-19
Join your fellow NeuroAdvocates and tell Congress to advance legislation that would enact the Research Investment to Spark the Economy (RISE) Act, which authorizes nearly $25 billion for research impacted by COVID-19, including $10 billion for the National Institutes of Health and $3 billion for the National Science Foundation.
Ask Your Legislators to Join Important Caucuses
Both the House and Senate have established Neuroscience-related Caucuses to fight for more funding. The caucuses are working to get new members to join and appreciate this important agency.
Stay informed and take action on issues that affect neuroscience.
Introduce Yourself to Your Congressperson
Connect with your elected officials as a constituent and resource for neuroscience and scientific research.
Find Your Legislator
Your voice is most impactful on your elected officials. Use the Find Your Legislator tool to find out who to reach out to.
Advocacy Best Practices
Consult our advocacy best practices for help connecting with your policymakers. Together, we can build congressional support for neuroscience priorities.
Join the Advocacy Network to take action. Your efforts help to advance the field.