FSF Profile

Who We Are

The Forensic Sciences Foundation, Inc., founded in 1969, is a nonprofit organization studying the application of science to the resolution of social and legal issues.

In 1973, the Foundation became affiliated with the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, a professional membership organization of forensic scientists. The Foundation is the educational, scientific, and research arm of the Academy.

The overall objectives of the Foundation are:

  • develop and conduct education and training program;
  • develop new ways to improve the forensic sciences;
  • promote public education concerning all disciplines in the forensic sciences; and
  • support research in fields relating to the forensic sciences.


To contribute to the Forensic Sciences Foundation, click HERE.