Greater New Orleans Science and Engineering Fair

2015-2016 MINI RESEARCH GRANT APPLICATION FORM

 

Student research grants of up to $250 are again being generously offered by H. Britton Sanderford and an anonymous donor!  These grants are for students in grades 6-12 and may be used for materials needed to complete a science fair project.  Student projects will be evaluated according to the following criteria:
      * Does the project have a basic theme that merits investigation?
      * Is the work being done clearly explained?
      * Is the project appropriate for the grade level of the student?
      * Does the experiment conform to the International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) guidelines?

      
Directions:

STEP 1: Complete the application form below. Clicking the APPLY button at the bottom will take you to a 2nd page where you can upload the document requested in Step 2.

STEP 2: In addition to this online application, one file for each project with all necessary information needs to be uploaded on the next screen with the naming convention:

SCHOOL_LASTNAME_FIRSTNAME.pdf (individual) or SCHOOL_LASTNAME1_LASTNAME2.pdf (for team)

Necessary information includes

     - a brief (one-paragraph) summary of the project and

     - a copy of the ISEF forms which are required for all projects entering an ISEF affiliated fair

       (fillable forms can be found here). At a minimum, this includes

                    1. Checklist for Adult Sponsor (Form 1),   

                    2. Student Checklist (Form 1A),

           nbsp;         3. a Research Plan, and

                    4. Checklist for Adult Sponsor (Form 1B).

The need for additional forms may be determined using the ISEF Rules Wizard here. Please do not submit more than one project's documents in a file.   If you are unable to upload the required documents, please email to:


Annette Oertling, Ph.D.
GNOSEF Fair Director
annette.oertling@tulane.edu

STUDENT'S INFORMATION

Name: 
Age:            Grade:
Email Address:
Home/Cell Phone:  format: 504-123-4567
Team Member Name (if applicable):
Team Member Email Address (if applicable):
School:
    If you select "Other," please type school name in the "Comments" section below.
School Phone:  format: 504-123-4567
Please make check payable to: (Use only one student's name)

TEACHER'S INFORMATION

Sponsoring Teacher's Name:
Email:

PROJECT TITLE:

max: 225 characters

List the materials needed for the investigation that cannot be provided by the school and that may be purchased with the Mini Research Grant. State the cost of each item and the total amount requested. (Non-consumable materials remain the property of your school, and are to be returned to the school at the completion of the investigation so that students may use these items for future research projects.)
QuantityDescription of Item(s)Cost of EachExtension
TOTAL

COMMENTS:

max: 250 characters

By pressing apply, you certify that this application complies with the GNOSEF Guidlines.