SETI League Policy Manual
SETI League Vision and Mission Statements
Recognizing that confirmed evidence of extraterrestrial intelligence will change forever our view of humanity's place in the cosmos, The SETI League, Inc. envisions a worldwide network of amateur and professional scientists working together to hasten our entry into the galactic community.
To encourage and support the Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence by:
The SETI League, Inc. is a membership supported, non-profit [501(c)(3)], educational and scientific corporation.
- attracting a wide range of amateur and professional scientists into the SETI community;
- developing technologies to assist the SETI experimenter in assembling a workable radio or optical SETI observatory;
- disseminating hardware and software designs in support of SETI;
- coordinating SETI experimenters worldwide in conducting a thorough sky survey;
- providing a variety of forums and media for wide-ranging communication among SETI experimenters, enthusiasts, and organizations;
- designing, assembling, and operating advanced optical and radio telescopes;
- identifying and publicizing potential spin-off applications of SETI technologies; and
- raising public consciousness as to the importance and significance of a broad-based Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence that encompasses a variety of strategies.
Searching for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence