Program Description

Regeneron’s new STEM education and outreach program, Activating Science Research Teaching, aims to increase access, capacity and quality of science research education programs. The Program would equip high school science research teachers with the knowledge, insights and skills to start or scale up their program to provide high school students with in-depth, challenging science research opportunities to conduct hands-on research under the mentorship of professional scientists. 

Through Activating Science Research Teaching, Regeneron will underwrite an intensive, one-week of customized consulting sessions with the science research teacher in each of three (3) schools selected. The program will be facilitated by 30+ year science research teacher veteran and founder of the award-winning science research program at Yorktown High School in NY, Michael Blueglass.

The program aims to help schools start or strengthen their high school science research program. Applicants will be evaluated on the basis of their interest in building and/or growing such a program, readiness and capacity in terms of finances and faculty, as well as their administration’s level of support for this program. Each workshop would run at or near the high school for four and a half days in the summer. A possible schedule would be Monday to Thursday from 8:00am-3:00pm and Friday from 8:00am-12:00pm. In addition, teacher fellows will receive continued support via phone and email throughout the school year.

More information about the program on the following page.

Please remember that online application deadline is Tuesday, April 30th at 11:59 pm

About Regeneron
Regeneron is a leading biotechnology company that invents life-transforming medicines for people with serious diseases. Founded and led for 30 years by physician-scientists, our unique ability to repeatedly and consistently translate science into medicine has led to seven FDA-approved treatments and numerous product candidates in development, all of which were homegrown in our laboratories.

Regeneron is committed to creating Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) career pathways in ways that ensure diversity, equity and opportunity for all students. We believe that scientists are the world’s heroes, and behind every great scientist is one or more passionate, dedicated and highly-motivated teachers who make all the difference in their students’ education and career trajectory. Regeneron invests in improving the skills of science educators and creating opportunities for hands-on science research for students.