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Any UK primary or secondary school or college may apply to join the Associate School and Colleges scheme as long as their students are aged between 5 and 18. Sixth form and FE colleges are eligible, provided the teachers involved in the scheme teach students aged under 19.
The scheme is now open for applications. The deadline is 10 June 2013.
Membership of the scheme is through the school with a named lead teacher.
To apply for membership, the lead teacher should submit:
A summary of the scheme is available for download (PDF). Applications should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Membership is for two years, with the possibility of extending further. During the course of those two years, the school will need to engage with the Royal Society at least once.
Examples of engagement type include:
The Associate Schools and Colleges scheme is now close for applications. The next round of application will open in January 2014.
Read the eligibility criteria and application guidelines.
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