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How to Apply

Application Now Open!

The application deadline is April 30, 2020.

To apply, go to and search for “Summer Institute” or here to go directly to the announcement.

The Summer Institute is a two-week workshop for middle school science teachers featuring hands-on activities, lectures, tours, and visits with NIST scientists and engineers in their laboratories.

Workshop Dates: July 6-17, 2020.

Application deadline: Applications must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time, Thursday, April 30, 2020.

Applications from individual teachers will be accepted through only.

Note: The NIST Summer Institute for Middle School Science Teachers is open to U.S. citizens only.


Created February 15, 2011, Updated January 31, 2020