Society for Science & the Public (the Society) is a non-profit organization based in Washington, DC. The Society has run the Science Talent Search for more than 7 decades, including the application process, judging, finalist week in Washington DC, processing awards, and keeping in touch with alumni. The Society works actively with Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc., the generous title sponsor for the program beginning in 2016.  

Society for Science & the Public (the Society) has administered the Science Talent Search since its inception in 1942, first in partnership with Westinghouse, then with Intel Corporation 1998-2016, and now in partnership with Regeneron. The Society is a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to public engagement in scientific research and education.