Thank you for your interest in the SciMatch program! SciMatch is an outreach program that connects STEM professionals with middle school classrooms.
Thanks to the generous support of the Biogen Foundation, SciMatch is going virtual this year!
Selected SciMatch STEM professionals will receive:
- A training webinar on science communication
- Opportunities to conduct virtual outreach visits with middle school students
- A thank-you gift of NCSciFest swag
- A $100 stipend (optional - note Biogen employees are not eligible)
This program consists of the following commitments:
- Attend a short training webinar (tentatively scheduled for the afternoon of February 24 with a makeup date in early March)
- Meet virtually with the paired teacher once ahead of time
- "Visit" the paired classroom twice during April 2021
- Complete program evaluations
To apply, please provide the following information: