Benefits for Members

As a member of the BASE, you are first supporting our world-wide range of science and education missions, and then you can personally access and benefit following programs and activities:

Application for the BASE Research (BASER) foundation. This is a competitive and comprehensive foundation aiming for supporting professional or non-professional researchers who are working at universities, institutes and academies. Only if you are interested in scientific research, and want to make something different, yes, you can apply. The BASER foundation grants each entrant up to $500-1,000 (USD). A total of 10 grants will be issued each year. If you perform continual work, you can apply for a renewal for the support up to 5 years based on your active membership.

Eligibility

  • With minimal Bachelor’s degree of the applicant or the correspondent of the application;
  • With ages from 25 to 60 years old;
  • Research proposal is required;
  • No religious limitation;
  • Disables or minorities are encouraged for application;
  • Applicants from low-resource countries are strongly recommended;
  • Female researchers are warmly welcomed;
  • The work should be marked with “The BASE Foundation Supported” when it was completed, released, published or spread;
  • Annual reports are required when the work was done;
  • The institute of the applicant working is willing to accept the BASE as a collaborator and a signed approval certificate is needed;
  • The guarantee of “no misconduction in scientific research” is needed;

Application for the BASE Education (BASEE) foundation. This is a hope-catching foundation aiming for promoting science education to the far corners of the world. No matter where you are, and who you are teaching or educating, and what kinds of disciplines you are focusing on, you can apply it only if you are working for spreading science knowledge. The BASEE foundation grants each entrant up to $500-1,000 (USD). A total of 10 grants will be issued each year. If you perform continual work, you can apply for a renewal for the support up to 3 years based on your active membership.

Eligibility

  • Without requirement for the minimal academic degree;
  • With ages from 20 to 65 years old;
  • Science education proposal is required;
  • Junior science education plan is preferred;
  • No religious limitation;
  • Disables or minorities are encouraged for application;
  • Applicants from low-resource countries are strongly recommended;
  • Female educators are warmly welcomed;
  • The work should be marked with “The BASE Foundation Supported” when it was performing or spreading;
  • Annual reports are required when the work was done;
  • The institute of the applicant working is willing to accept the BASE as a collaborator and a signed approval certificate is needed;

Publication in Science INSIGHTS® with priority. As the platform of science advancement and education, you submissions to Science INSIGHTS® will be considered with priority, and further you are applicable to a 50% waiver for the publication charges.

Waiver for the nomination fee of “Yearly Best Paper” award. Science INSIGHTS® awards the paper that is nominated as the “Yearly Best Paper” for each category of the published paper in the Journal. If you are a member of the BASE, the nomination fee for this application will be waived totally. A total of $100 (USD) is required for the evaluation by the Nomination Committee. The author or the group (over 2 authors) will be awarded up to $300 (USD) for each paper.

Automatically entrance to the Science Traveler Plan (STP) without any payments. The BASE organizes travelers around the world for science exploration once a year. You do not need pay for the application if you are an active member of the BASE. The application fee for the STP is $100 (USD) for each applicant. We enroll over 30 travelers each time to form a team. We explore the nature, and we tap the world.

Access to Science INSIGHTS® freely. You can access the 36 issues of the contents of Science INSIGHTS® online at any time and any where if you are a member with your personal member ID, no subscription is needed.

To be the regional representative of the BASE and to be a regional editor of Science INSIGHTS®. We select regional representative of the BASE and regional editor of Science INSIGHTS® only from our active members. The selected members for these purposes are not merely receiving all the above-mentioned personal member benefits and services, but also having the priority in publishing their work in the Journal, and also may be nominated as the “Science Pioneer” yearly with a $500 (USD) award.