Your student is applying to participate in an international science education program in which students and teachers from Greenland, Denmark, and the US travel to Greenland to live alongside scientists in the field to see and participate in the research they are doing both on and off the ice sheet. Participants are expected to interact as an international team and communicate their experience in public formats.
Please complete the following form ONLINE no later than February 20, 2013. Questions regarding the form can be directed to Lynn Reed at lreed [at] nsf [dot] gov.
Please note: You may be contacted to verify you submitted this recommendation.
Please describe why this student should be selected to participate in this program. Are there any outstanding attributes this student has that makes them a good fit for this program? Discuss the student’s academic or career goals and their desire and potential for pursuing a STEM career. Is there any academic or personal difficulty the student overcame which illustrates their character?
500 word max
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