Overseas Science Education Programme of NSF (OSEP)

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The objective of this programme is to provide an international exposure on trends in modern science, technology, research and innovation to Sri Lankan school children, teachers (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics; STEM) and University Undergraduates in order to upgrade and improve their knowledge on science, technology and innovation to face the challenges of the modern world. The scheme is designed to facilitate and grant assistance to Sri Lankan school children, teachers, and University Undergraduates of science societies registered with the NSF to participate in internationally organized competitions (ex. Intel International Science and Engineering Fair- ISEF, International Olympiad etc.), seminars, conferences and training programmes related to science popularization and science education, and thereby to actively contribute in enhancing the quality of science and technology in Sri Lanka.

PROGRAMME GUIDELINES
Categories of candidates and types of programmes

Category Types of programmes
School Children (Grade 09 upward) o Participation at Intel ISEF
o Participation at International Olympiad
o Other Science Competitions overseas
o Training programmes on Science education / science  popularization overseas
Other overseas activities identified by the NSF
School teachers (STEM) o Training programmes on Science education / science popularization overseas
o Science Competitions overseas
o Intel ISEF
o International Olympiad
o Seminars / Conferences related to science education and science popularization overseas
o Other international competitions and activities identified by the NSF
University undergraduates o Science Competitions and Science Fairs overseas
o Seminars / Conferences related to science education and science popularization overseas
o Other overseas activities identified by the NSF

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