Research Experiences for High School Teachers (RET)


Applications are now being accepted for summer 2018. Apply now!

Program Dates: June 11–July 27, 2018


Application Deadline: March 1, 2018


Program Description

Iowa State University's Institute for Transportation is offering high school teachers the opportunity to participate in a seven week summer research experience. The Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) program provides teachers with new instructional tools, research experiences, and ongoing relationships with engineers that will enable teachers to share the latest developments in STEM with students.

Through this experience teachers will:

This program is administered through a partnership with the NSF Engineering Center for Biorenewable Chemicals. More information about the program can be found here.

Program Highlights

For further information, please contact:
Jennifer Lillo