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Science Ambassador Fellowship

Science Ambassadors touring CDC’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC)

Fellows tour CDC’s Emergency Operations Center

Fellows learn new approaches to teaching STEM

Fellows learn new approaches to teaching STEM

Fellows assess public health STEM classroom activities.

Fellows assess public health STEM classroom activities.

Inspire your students on STEM careers in public health

Inspire your students on STEM careers in public health

Fellows sitting around tables listening to lecturer.

The application period will open on November 15, 2019. Click here to check eligibility!

Fellows collaborate with CDC experts to complete a case study

Fellows collaborate with CDC experts to complete a case study

Fellows try on biosafety suits during a tour of the David J. Sencer CDC Museum

Fellows try on biosafety suits during a tour of the David J. Sencer CDC Museum

Fellows tour the CDC Emergency Operations Center

Fellows tour the CDC's Emergency Operations Center

Fellows with diverse education backgrounds work in teams

Fellows with diverse education backgrounds work in teams

Dr. Eric Pevzner

Learn about our 2-day Regional Training Workshops

The application period for the Science Ambassador Class of 2020 will be open November 15, 2019 – January 15, 2020.

Registration for the next regional training will open November 15, 2019.

Contact us at scienceambassador@cdc.gov.

The CDC Science Ambassador Fellowship is a dynamic, educational program offered by CDC for STEM teachers and educational leaders interested in bringing public health sciences into middle- and high-school classrooms. This competitive fellowship includes a 5-day interactive summer course at CDC headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, and a 1-year distance-based professional development opportunity.