QuarkNet Summer Research Application

Summer 2015

June 22 - July 31, 2015

Applications Open: March 1, 2015

Deadline: April 1, 2015, 9 PM Central Time

Entries with * are required.

Only apply if you have housing in the Fermilab area. We do not provide transportation or housing.

We recommend you print out the application and prepare all the input before you start entering your information, especially the essay and your science teacher's contact information. You cannot save partial submissions and complete the submission later.

You will probably find it useful to prepare your answers to the long-answer questions in a word processor and cut and paste them into the form.

Please inform your science teacher who is recommending you that we will send an email to him/her with the URL for a form to enter a recommendation.
Information about You

You must be have citizenship or permanent residence status for this program.

Citizen Non-Citizen/Permanent Resident Non-Citizen/Non-Permanent Resident
Your Contact Information
Your Educational Career
Sophomore Junior Senior

Please list the high school science, math and computer classes you have taken and grade earned in each. *
(e.g., AP Physics   B+ )

Please describe any computer and technical experience you have had outside the classroom.(e.g., programming languages, mechanical experience, electronics, photography, robotics, and similar interests and talents)

Information on Science Teacher
Enter contact information for the science teacher who will write a letter of recommendation for you.
The teacher will receive an email with the URL of a web form for entering the letter of recommendation. If the teacher has difficulty using the web form, he/she can mail the letter of recommendation to
Additional Information

How did you hear about QuarkNet?

If you have any commitments this summer (camps, family vacations), please list them here so we can work out any scheduling conflicts. (We can allow you to miss only one week!)

Essay *

Statement of Agreement

Please read the following and indicate your agreement.

  • I am a U.S. citizenship or have permanent resident status.
  • I can provide evidence of identity and eligibility to work in the U.S.
  • If I am under the age of 16, I will provide work authorization papers obtained through my school and written parental permission.
  • I will have proof of medical insurance while at Fermilab.
  • I understand that no housing or transportation is provided.
  • I certify that the above information is correct. Check the box to indicate agreement with all statements.
I Agree.
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