To increase the number of well-trained minority scientists by providing students with information concerning academic support, research
To promote scholarly activities in the sciences, including research and science education.
To form partnerships among host institutions, local NIS Clubs, area high schools and the surrounding communities.
To sponsor meetings and  conferences for the scientific community.
To provide opportunities for students to participate and present the results of their scientific research projects.
To establish a Science Network consisting of  students, educators and research professionals.
To organize special seminars and  workshops, and present distinguished speakers to provide information related to current research findings and cutting-edge technologies.