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Proposal for QuarkNet Participation


Please enter the requested information. The submit button below starts a PERL script that:

  1. generates a new HTML page which should be printed, signed and mailed as your proposal. Please include any other ancillary, supporting material that you feel would strengthen your proposal. While the electronic version is due in mid-November, this signed hard copy is due in the Fermilab Education Office by the end of the month.
  2. generates an e-mail to Thomas Jordan ( This e-mail will contain all of the information that you enter below and serve as the electronic proposal.
You will find links to portions of successful proposals on this page. Following these links will call that page in a new window. This allows you to view those documents without losing the changes that you have made on this form. The links point to:
Important dates: electronic proposal submission (this form) by mid-November
  hardcopy mailed by the end of the month

Section I - General Information



Address 1:

Address 2:



  Zip Code:

Group Phone:


Individuals that will participate in QuarkNet at our institution are:
Indicate your
QuarkNet leaders

Many institutions have worked with high school teachers and students prior to this effort. Please describe the outreach efforts of the individuals in your group who will mentor the QuarkNet teachers.

Narrative Archive

QuarkNet teachers must find a way to introduce their research experiences to their classrooms. Please describe one way that this can happen at your site.


What role do the individuals named above hold in this classroom transfer process?


Section II - Summer Research Information

Two teachers will join your research efforts during the summer of 2003. Please describe the proposed research experience(s) and the associated skills that the teachers need for success.






A complete description will include: Project Title, Mentor, Narrative Description

Narrative Archive

Where will the the teachers spend the bulk of their research time?


Within an easy
commute of their homes



If you checked Fermilab above, should we start seeking housing for your teachers now?

Yes, definitely.

Wait, don't arrange anything yet.

With which collaboration(s) is the research above affiliated?






Section III - Signatures

Directions for submission - please read!

Submitting this form will generate a new HTML page with your responses. Please mail a hard copy of this page to Fermilab at the address printed at the bottom of the new page. You may include any ancillary material that you feel is pertinent in that mailing.

The page will also contain checkboxes indicating your agreement to:
actively mentor two teachers during the eight-week, summer 2003 research experience.
host those teachers at academic year meetings for the planning and development of a three-week research experience for up to ten of their colleagues.

recruit a second group of teachers and host their research appointment.

provide timely information for the completion of annual reports upon request.

continue to support the work of these dozen or so teachers beyond the initial two years of the center's existence.

The new page will also contain an area for signatures. The names that you have entered above will appear in the new document with a signature space left available. Please have the available individuals sign the hard copy before mailing.

You may wish to include the signatures of other individuals in the department such as group head, department head or dean. You may enter the pertinent information below so that the new HTML document will create signature areas for these individuals as well.


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Last Update: 9 January, 2004