Research Experiences for Teachers Sites in Biological Sciences (BIORETS) Program Solicitation

When:  Aug 2, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  NSF INCLUDES National Network
The National Science Foundation's Directorate for Biological Sciences (BIO) will support research by cohorts of middle school teachers, high school teachers and/or community college faculty. Proposals are due August 2, 2021.

Goals include: 

  • increasing participation of underrepresented groups in biological research supported by one or more BIO Divisions;
  • enriching teachers’ research experiences for translation to teaching practices;
  • inspiring diverse students to consider higher education and careers in STEM.
Research Experiences for Teachers Sites (RETS) will be based at institutions of higher learning or other non-profit organizations that conduct educational and research activities.