Teachers inspire wonder in their students every day. But how do teachers stay inspired? OMSI would like to invite you to apply for a unique professional development and field trip scholarship opportunity. This scholarship includes year-long professional development support (minimum 30 hours per school) for science teachers and field trips to OMSI during the 2011-2012 school year. The purpose of the scholarship is to positively impact students’ Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) learning by deepening the connection between classroom instruction and museum visits and providing extensive access to OMSI resources.
Application and Selection Process
· Three schools from Oregon and Southwest Washington will be selected.
· Application deadline is June 17, 2011
· The selections will be made over the summer and candidates will be notified no later than August 1, 2011.
· If your school is selected, OMSI will contact you over the summer to begin outlining the details.
To apply, please complete the attached application, and return it to:
OMSI Program Sales and Registration
1945 SE Water Avenue
Portland, OR 97214
If you have questions about, please contact the Program Sales and Registration Office at 503.797.4661 or firstname.lastname@example.org