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Equipment Grant Order Form.

Equipment grant submissions for Pittcon 2016 is now closed.

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Grant Order Form

To be eligible to participate in the Equipment Grant, you must have attended and paid for a Pittcon 2016 Teacher Workshop. The grants will enable teachers to purchase equipment demonstrated in the workshops or other science-related equipment of their choice. All equipment will be shipped directly to the teachers at their school address.

More Than One Teacher Participating

If more than one eligible teacher from the same school attends a workshop, the school is eligible for additional grant money. The teachers in these schools should collaborate to determine how funds should be distributed.

Schools can submit only ONE grant request.


Grant Amounts Are as Follows:

  • $500 per school having one participant
  • $750 per school having two participants
  • $1,000 per school having three or more participants

The total amount of the requests must not exceed the amount of the grant.

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Each year through Science Week, Pittcon offers outreach and support programs for science education. Science Week is one way that Pittcon supports and enhances science education.

A variety of excellent opportunities will be available to teachers, students, and science educators.

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Who is eligible?

Any teacher who attended and paid for a teacher workshop at Pittcon on March 5 or 6, 2016.

How much is the grant?

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 increase to $750, and if three or more teachers participate, the total grant amount will become $1,000.

Can more than one grant proposal be submitted for a school if the total amount does not exceed the values stated above?

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.

How can I submit an order?

All requests will be submitted via the ONLINE FORM.

What if my name and/or school is not listed on the website?

Please contact the Science Week co-chair-elects, Marc Hubert: hubert@pittcon.org or Don Antczak: antczak@pittcon.org, if you cannot find your information in the drop down lists on the equipment grant website.

How is payment processed?

Pittcon will submit payment for the order directly. Your school does not need to make any payments.

Where will the equipment be shipped?

The equipment will be shipped directly to your school.

When can I submit my request?

You will be able to order equipment beginning March 7th. All requests must be received by April 8th.

Can I order from any supplier?

No, you must order equipment from only one of these four vendors:

How can I find equipment to order?

The most up-to-date pricing and equipment lists can be found at the websites below:

 

 

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