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We pair aspiring STEM teachers with world-class researchers and scientists at research laboratories throughout the western United States.
STAR Fellows receive hands-on experience at top labs.
View what past fellows have said about the STAR program.
Become a STAR teacher researcher
STAR puts you in the driver seat
Fellows spend nine weeks working full time with a research team on cutting-edge projects.
You’ll Work Hard
You’ll Challenge Yourself
You’ll Learn Skills In a Field That Interests You
Science in a Real-World Setting
Guided by top research mentors at STAR Partner labs, fellows work on projects that address questions in the real world.