PROGRAM: SISTER (Summer Institute in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Research) NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
DEADLINE: April 17, 2009COST: Free (Lunch and transportation to and from the Goddard Space Flight Center must by provided by the student.) STIPEND: NoneLOCATION: Greenbelt, Maryland
LENGTH: 5 Days July 13-17, 2009 (8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m)
Middle School Girls entering grades 7 & 8 with at least a "B" average in science or math.
Download Application: https://mail.nycboe.net/exchweb/bin/redir.asp?URL=http://education.gsfc.nasa.gov/sister/Sister_application_2009.pdf
CONTACT: Terri Patterson: Office of Higher Education 301-286-4398Marion Carson: Equal Opportunity Program Office (301) 286-0628Fax: (301) 286-1655
INFORMATION: The Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland is offering a five day Summer Institute for the purpose of increasing the awareness of and providing opportunities for middle school girls to explore non-traditional career fields with research scientists, mathematicians and engineers.