What we do

Empower and Inspire

Our mission is to make everything neuroscience related available to every girl everywhere. We do this because we love the brain and think girls will make the best neuroscientists! We want to empower girls in the field of neuroscience through mentorship and opportunity.

  • Astonishing

    The brain Contains 100 billion Neurons.

  • The Most Amazing Machine

    The Brain itself can not feel pain.

  • an energy powerhouse

    The Human brain has the capacity to generate approximately 23 watts of power when awake.

Why neuroscience

Become A Neuroscientist

Neuroscience is at the core of humanity’s most essential questions: why do we behave the way we do, and what makes us human. Neuroscience is the way in which we answer awesome questions like these and apply our knowledge to understand and help the people around us.

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A community

A Community For You

The Synapse Project, much like an actual synapse which functions as a junction between two nerve cells, serves as a junction between aspiring young scientists and the larger brain-loving community. We want to connect you with a community that will inspire and support all your scientific endeavors.

By Joining You CAN...

  • Talk to girls about the “Big” Questions
  • Get Career / College Adivce
  • Find A mentor
  • Learn About The Brain

We Can Help

Want to learn more about your brain? We know you’ll make a great neuroscientist and are here to help you along the way. Please contact our Director, Jane Doherty, if you have any questions at all!

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