Apply now for a fellowship to attend the the Bioscience Industry Fellowship Project (BIFP) offered by Forsyth Technical Community College (Forsyth Tech) and the National Center for the Biotechnology Workforce (NCBW):
Accomplished instructors who enjoy providing exceptional education services to their students and share an interest in learning/sharing new insights from the bioscience industry are encouraged to attend. Applications are reviewed on a first come basis.
The BIFP is sponsored by an NSF - ATE DUE Award #1304010. It is a four week observational fellowship program where selected instructors reside in Winston – Salem, North Carolina for the month of June 2016. During their stay, they visit NC Biosciences industrial facilities, community colleges and university labs and research parks. Working in pairs, up to twelve awardees write about their experiences and produce contextualized modules as grant products. The BIFP is open to interested instructors in good standing with their employers currently teaching at the high school, community college or university level. Travel expenses are paid and a competitive stipend is available for those who qualify. For further information please contact Russ Read, email@example.com or Allison Nestor, firstname.lastname@example.org at the National Center for the Biotechnology Workforce. Applications will be accepted on a first come first serve basis for those who meet the requirements.