Science Education Programs

Students and Teachers As Research Scientists (STARS)

 


June 8 - July 17, 2015

GENERAL STARS INFORMATION



2015 FINANCIAL INFORMATION

2014 PROGRAM DOCUMENTS

2014 INFORMATION FOR MENTORS

 

SPONSORED BY:  LMI Aerospace Inc./D3 Technologies, Office of the Chancellor-UMSL, Saint Louis University, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis Symphony, DuPont, Monsanto, Academy of Science of St. Louis, Life Skills, St. Louis Children's Hospital, UMKC, John Burroughs School, Boeing Co.

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH:  Confluence Life Sciences, the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, Saint Louis University, Washington University in St. Louis, and the University of Missouri-St. Louis

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2013 PROGRAM DOCUMENTS

PHOTOGRAPHS

2013 PUBLICITY

Student Application Form (2015 will be posted early 2015)

Mentor Selection Form (2105 will be posted early 2015)

Please complete the two Word documents above electronically and submit a hard copy of each in your application package. YOU MUST SUBMIT THE COMPLETE PACKAGE with all required documents at the same time. Contact kirkpatrickkj@umsl.edu if you cannot access these forms.  The complete application package is to be postmarked by March 26 or hand carried to our office by 5 p.m. on March 27.  Notification of acceptance will be sent to the email address on your application prior to April 16.  

STUDENTS, PLEASE INFORM THOSE WRITING RECOMMENDATIONS TO INCLUDE THEIR EMAIL ADDRESS AND:  To assist in the evaluation process, listed below are abilities/qualities needed for a successful STARS program experience.  Please speak to these criteria in your letter of recommendation:

                   1.            Ability to use independent judgment;

                   2.            Ability to follow protocol and procedures;

                   3.            Ability to work well in a group;

                   4.            Dependability and reliability.

Teacher Application.
Contact kirkpatrickkj@umsl.edu if you cannot access this form.  The complete application package is to be postmarked by March 26 or hand carried to our office by 5 p.m. on March 27.  Notification of acceptance will be sent to the email address on your application prior to April 16.