Mark your calendars:
5 Dec 2013Up to $3,000 for one yearSupports teaching professionals in their efforts to provide quality hands-on, inquiry-based activities for their students
15 Jan 2014$50,000 over three yearsSupports career development activities for underrepresented minority postdoctoral fellows at degree-granting institutes in the US or Canada
3 Feb 2014Up to $15,000Awards support Ph.D. travel to acquire new interdisciplinary research techniques
17 Feb 2014$500,000 over five yearsAn institutional training award to bridge the gap between the population and computational sciences and the laboratory based biomedical sciences.
How do schools and other organizations create a successful, informal science education program? Perhaps a program is already in place, but there’s a need or a desire to add a science element. Or, maybe your institution or organization is planning an outreach program, playing to its strength in environmental, robotics, computational, or genetics instruction.
For nearly two decades, the Burroughs Wellcome Fund has helped informal science education programs across North Carolina become successful and now BWF has published a guide to tell you how. Download your free copy here.