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NARST: A Worldwide Organization for Improving Science Teaching and Learning Through Research. Since its inception in 1928, NARST has promoted research in science education and the communication of knowledge generated by the research. The ultimate goal of NARST is to help all learners achieve science literacy.


International Committee Scholarships
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Linking Science Educators Program (LSEP) Call for Proposals
Submission deadlines: February 5, 2017
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The International Committee invites proposals for organizing a symposium at the 12th conference of the European Science Education Research Association (ESERA), which will take place on August 21-25 in Dublin, Ireland.  This session will be part of the invited symposia, as per the NARST-ESERA Memorandum of Understanding. The theme of this year's invited symposium is: Rethinking Science Education in a Changing World.

More information about the conference alongside guidelines for proposals can be found at:  Please submit your proposals (to: no later than January 15, 2017.

Call for Applications for Classroom Teachers/Informal Educators Scholarships
The NARST Publications Advisory Committee (PAC) Committee invites applications for Classroom Teachers/Informal Educators Scholarships. These scholarships financially support K-12 science teachers and informal science educators, who collaborate with NARST members on research projects, to participate in and present research papers at the NARST annual conference. Application Deadline: December 15, 2016.
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Call for Application for Jhumki Basu Scholars Program
The NARST Equity and Ethics (E&E) Committee offers a Scholars Program for members from underrepresented groups within the United States. The program is designed to support and to nurture promising young scholars from underrepresented groups. It is more than a financial stipend – it is intended to intellectually support the development of these emergent scholars’ programs of research. Application Deadline: December 15, 2016.
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NARST 2017 Early Career Research Award - LAST CALL
The NARST Early Career Research Award acknowledges contributions to science education through research by individuals during the five years immediately following receipt of the doctoral degree. To qualify for the award this year, the nominee must have received the doctoral degree on or after January 1, 2011. All NARST members are encouraged to consider nominating an eligible and deserving early career member.
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