The deadline to submit your grant request is April 10, 2015. Late grant submissions will not be accepted.
Science Week Links
What is Science Week?
Each year through Science Week, Pittcon offers outreach and support programs for science education in the city that hosts its annual convention. Science Week is one way that Pittcon will be supporting and enhancing science education in the New Orleans area in 2015.
A variety of excellent opportunities will be available to teachers, students, and science educators.
Science Week in New Orleans
There is no charge to your school for the student programs. (However there is a $25 fee for teacher workshops.)
800-825-3221, ext 208
Marc Hubert/Don Antczak
2015 Science Week Chairs
300 Penn Center Blvd., Suite 332
Pittsburgh, PA 15235-5503
Any teacher located at a school within 150 miles of New Orleans who attended a teacher workshop at Pittcon on March 7 or 8, 2015.
Any eligible school that has only one teacher attend a teacher workshop may receive an equipment grant up to $500. If two teachers attend from the same school, the total grant amount for the school will become $750 and if three or more teachers participate, the total grant amount will become $1,000.
No, only one grant proposal is allowed per school. If there is more than one teacher attending the workshops from the same school they must collaborate in deciding what needs to be ordered for the grant proposal. All the teachers’ names attending the workshops must be listed on the proposal.
All requests will be submitted online at http://pittcon.org/science-week/science-week-equipment-grant/. The password for access to the site is SW-2015.
Please contact the Science Week chair-elect, Manny Miller at email@example.com, if you cannot find your information in the drop down lists on the equipment grant website.
Pittcon will submit payment for the order directly. Your school does not need to make any payments.
The equipment will be shipped directly to your school.
You will be able to order equipment beginning March 9th. All requests must be received by April 10th.
No, you must order equipment from only one of these four vendors: Fisher Science Education/Fisher Scientific, Flinn Scientific, Sargent-Welch or Ward’s Science.