What is Beta Beta Beta?


Beta Beta Beta (TriBeta) is an honor society for students, particularly undergraduates, dedicated to improving the understanding and appreciation of biological study and extending boundaries of human knowledge through scientific research.


Since its founding in 1922, more than 200,000 persons have been accepted into lifetime membership, and more than 626 chapters have been established throughout the United States and Puerto Rico.

To learn more about becoming a member, click here:

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Welcome to new members from BBB Past President, Dr. Steve Ropski

(President 2016-2020, Past President 2020-Present)


Registration for the National Convention has started! 

For all information about the upcoming 100 Year Anniversary of BBB National Convention visit the National Convention page.   You can also click through to register from this page. 

Fall 2021 Membership Registration is Underway!

Please be sure to download the most recent version of the Registration Form.  Be sure to include your students' email addresses so we can invite them to be a member of the online member community. 

Chapters can now request Freebies through the website! 

Chapters may now request membership invitations, brochures, and constitution booklets through the website.  Other chapter documents are available via download from the Forms & Files page. 


2018 McClung Award Winner


Published by Raphael J. Crum, Wiebke S. Diestelkamp, and Carissa M. Krane. 

“Pravastatin™ suppresses venous shear stress dependent

induction of Aquaporin 1 protein expression in human

umbilical vein endothelial cells in vitro.” 

Published in BIOS 89(4):174-184 2018.

Become a Member

For information about becoming a member, click the image above to go to the Membership Page

Start a Chapter 

Interested in starting a TriBeta chapter at your college or university?  Click the image above to go to the Becoming a Chapter Page. 

Research Awards

TriBeta is a huge supporter of academic research. Click the image above for information about research grants and award opportunities.