We are offering a 5-session enrichment program in biotechnology for high school students. Students will be introduced to and gain hands on experience with biotechnology techniques such as gel electrophoresis, transformation, and PCR,. Students will bridge concepts learned in the classroom with their application and practice in a laboratory wetting to enhance understanding of the skills and processes scientists use to solve real-world problems. The program is designed to align with Maryland Common Core Science Standards and Initiatives. Students will receive a certificate from BUGSS upon successful completion of the program.
PREREQUSITES: Students must currently be in the 10th, 11th, or 12th grade, and have successfully completed high school Biology
WHEN: Every other Saturday from October 26th to December 21st from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
TO APPLY: Download THIS FORM. You can email the completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail it to
101 North Haven Street Suite 105
Baltimore, MD 21224
You must also provide a letter of recommendation from a high school biology teacher. This letter must be emailed electronically to email@example.com
APPLICATION DEADLINE: We must receive the completed form and letter of recommendation by OCTOBER 12th, 2013.
NOTIFICATION: We will notify you regarding acceptance on OCTOBER 14th
COST for all five sessions is $200 for nonmembers and $160 for members. Payment is due in full on OCTOBER 19th.
BUGSS is a 501(C)3 charity. Please help keep BUGSS going!