Brain Awareness Week (BAW) is the global campaign to increase public awareness of the progress and benefits of brain research.
Every March, BAW unites the efforts of partner organizations worldwide in a celebration of the brain for people of all ages. Events are limited only by the organizers’ imaginations and include open days at neuroscience labs; exhibitions about the brain; lectures on brain-related topics; displays at libraries and community centers; classroom workshops; and more.
For information about becoming a partner or to register, visit Partner Registration.
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Visit BAW Resources for event ideas, planning tips, outreach tools, education and science resources, and downloadable materials.
Search the International Calendar of Events for BAW activities.
Login to Partners Only to post events, order free materials, and submit a report, or download official BAW Logos and Other Graphic Materials including a web banner, poster, flyer, bookmark, participation certificate, and more.
Go to Downloadable Materials for puzzles and coloring sheets.
Get to know our BAW partners on the Partner Spotlight page.
Search the Partner List for campaign participants.
Read Partner Reports from around the world.
Browse the BAW Photo Gallery from past and present campaigns.
Consult BAW FAQ for questions about the BAW campaign and website.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
Future Brain Awareness Week Dates:
March 10-16, 2014
March 16-22, 2015
March 14-20, 2016
Brain Awareness Week was founded and is coordinated by the Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives and European Dana Alliance for the Brain.