Want to become a Science Education Fellow?



Who is eligible to apply?

Eligible candidates must hold a college degree with strong academic performance and some science coursework, including two semesters each of Biology, Chemistry, and Physics. The ideal candidate would also have experience working with middle or high school youth and have a passion for education. We are looking for people with a growth mindset, a strong desire to learn, strong social and communication skills, adaptable, and loves working with people.

How do you apply?

Applications will open in the Spring. Check back then!

When is the application due?

Applications will open in the Spring. Check back then!

What happens after I apply?

Strong candidates will be contacted for a phone interview with Science in Society staff. Further details will be provided during this interview. Please direct any questions to scienceinsociety@northwestern.edu.

Are you a Chicago student or parent interested in our youth program?

Youth recruitment occurs each Fall. We are looking for Chicago Public School students with an 8th grade GPA between 2.5-3.5. Eligible students must be enrolled as 9th grade students at Mather High School and be in the AVID program. Any questions can be directed to scienceinsociety@northwestern.edu.