Science Career Panel
SEPTEMBER 21, 2019
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, from undergraduate interns to postdoctoral fellows. They will discuss what inspired them to choose a career in science, and the educational and research backgrounds that got them to where they are today.
The 2019 Scientific Career Panel will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2019, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The day will feature a tour of a laboratories and core facilities, lunch, and a discussion session with scientists. Palm Beach County High Schools can apply to attend MPFI’s Science Career Panel via the application link below. Before applying, please select up to ten students and one teacher chaperone. Teachers should register themselves, their students, and submit their answer to the application question below (one application entry per school) by Friday, September 6, 2019. High schools will be selected based on the answers to the application question. Priority will be given to those schools who were not selected to participate last year. Selected schools will be notified no later than Friday, September 13, 2019. Please contact us with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application Question: Why do you think it is important for your students to meet scientists and see first-hand how a neuroscience research institute like MPFI operates?
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