More than just a summer camp, the statewide Young Nebraska Scientists program (YNS) integrates research and education to address Nebraska’s science education and outreach goals. The collaborative spirit among Nebraska research and education institutions established by Nebraska EPSCoR will be the critical factor to strengthen the K-12 STEM student pipeline. [+ more]
Wow, 7 camps down and none to go, we are finished with the summer! Check back here in early 2014 for announcements on themes, locations and dates for next summer's camps and research opportunities. We hope to see you there!
The Up & Coming
The original funding for Young Nebraska Scientists (YNS) was provided by Nebraska EPSCoR's $9 million Research Infrastructure Improvement (RII) grantfrom the National Science Foundation (NSF) in 2004. Continued funding for YNS is now provided by the latest Nebraska EPSCoR RII Track 1 grant, which began in October 2010.