Summer Opportunities : LUSENET : Middle School Science : One Thread

It seems early, but now is the time to start planning your summer activities. A number of summer institutes & fellowships have deadlines coming up. Here are a few to think about.

1. Columbia University's Summer Research Fellowships for Science Teachers
Two consecutive summers, 8 weeks each with a stipend of $6,000 per summer.

2. Rockefeller University's Science Outreach Programs
Also 2 summers, $5,000 per summer

Both of these programs involve laboratory research and have February 1st deadlines.

Then there's the Woodrow Wilson Summer Biology Institute in Lawrenceville, N.J. This year: Exploring the Tree of Life: Teaching Genomics, Medicine and Evolution.
4 weeks (July 6 - August 2, 2003), $1000 stipend
Deadline for applications is Jan. 29, 2003

-- Michael Gatton (, December 16, 2002

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