Education Outreach

Programs

High School Summer Research Internships

Open to high school students preparing to enter their junior or senior year, the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) Summer Research Internship offers aspiring scientists an immersive laboratory experience with MPFI researchers. Due to the unprecedented impact of COVID-19 on our operations, the 2020 Summer Internship program has been canceled.

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Brain Bee Challenge

The Brain Bee is part of a global campaign to increase public awareness of the importance, progress, and benefits of brain research. In light of the ongoing situation with COVID-19 (coronavirus), the decision has been made to cancel public events and lectures for March and April, including The Brain Bee. 

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Science Career Panel

The MPFI Scientific Career Panel is an opportunity for high school students in Palm Beach County to meet and interact with Max Planck scientists. Students will hear from scientists who are in different stages of training.

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Teacher Internship Program

Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience’s two-week teacher internship offers Palm Beach County high school and middle school teachers an opportunity to learn about cutting edge techniques used in neuroscience research. Due to the unprecedented impact of COVID-19 on our operations, the 2020 Teacher Internship program has been canceled.

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