Do you have a child who is interested in our environment and wants to work in a biological field? Does their school participate in the the National Science Foundation (NSF) research assistantship program? Whether or not your school participates, here’s a program you might like to follow-up on. NSF has recently issued its “Dear Colleague Letter” regarding research assistantships for high school students (RAHSS). This is a funding program intended to broaden participation in the biological sciences.
This year there is an important change with respect to deadline proposals. Here it is in a nutshell: [Read more…]