Application

2017 Summer Institutes at Texas State Technical College – Waco, TX

Institute 1: May 16, 2017   10:00am to 3:00pm
Institute 2: June 20, 2017   10:00am to 3:00pm
Institute 3: July 11, 2017 10:00am to 3:00pm

General Information:

The Institutes are open to teachers, counselors and students (grades 9-12). Students are selected based on an application.  Teachers and counselors must submit an application containing information on their current job position, experience and interest in photonics and photonics-enabled technology fields. 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 1, 2017 – 1st Institute | June 5, 2017 – 2nd Institute | June 26, 2017 – 3rd Institute

Important Notice Regarding Application Process:
This application process requires the use of Adobe Acrobat Reader software.  If you do not have this software, it is available for download at no charge by clicking here.  If you can not access this program or have technical difficulties, please contact john.pedrotti@tstc.edu.


TO APPLY ONLINE:


Teachers and Counselors: Click here to complete online application!


Student Online Application Instructions:

  • Complete the Student Application Packet online form. 
  • Print the Parental Information Letter.  Read and review.  Student and parent or guardian must sign and date the form as required and return by fax, email, or mail.
  • Print the Parental Consent and Student Information Form.  Read and review.  Student and parent or guardian must sign and date the form as required and return by fax, email, or mail.
  • Mailing and fax instructions are provided during the online application process.


TO APPLY BY MAIL, EMAIL, OR FAX:


Teachers and Counselors: 

  • Download and print the Staff Application form.
  • Complete the Staff Application form.
  • Mail or fax form in by deadline.  Instructions provided on form.

Students:

Mail or fax application instructions:

  • Download and print the Student Application Form Packet.  The packet contains all necessary application materials referenced below.
  • Complete Student Application Form.
  • Read the Parental Information Letter.  A parent or legal guardian must sign and date this letter. This letter must be returned with your application materials.
  • Complete the Parental Consent and Student Information Form.  A parent or legal guardian must complete, sign and date this form.  This form must be returned with your application materials.

Mail, Email or fax by deadline.  Instructions and checklist provided on form.


MAIL, E-MAIL, OR FAX COMPLETED APPLICATIONS TO:


Ronald Neumann
Recruiting Specialist
ronald.neumann@tstc.edu
Texas State Technical College / LET Department
3801 Campus Drive
Waco, TX  76705
FAX:  254-867-3175


ADDITIONAL APPLICATION INFORMATION:


Number of Participant Spaces Available:
The Institute can hold 15 total students, teachers and counselors.

Application Status Notification:
Application status notifications will be provided by May 5, 2017 – 1st Institute | June 12, 2017 – 2nd Institute | July 3, 2017 – 3rd Institute. All participants will be notified by e-mail.  Additional information about the Institute will also be sent via e-mail.  Please be certain and provide a valid e-mail address on your application.  If your e-mail address changes during the application period or prior to the Institute, please notify TSTC.

Meals:
Lunch is provided by OP-TEC and TSTC Waco.

Participant Information:
Upon acceptance into the Summer Institute program, all participants will receive an e-mail containing additional information about the program, pertinent maps and location information and travel recommendations.


For more information or questions about applications, please contact:


John Pedrotti
Department Chair
Texas State Technical College
Laser Electro-Optics Technology (LET) Department
3801 Campus Drive
Waco, TX  76705
Phone:  254-867-3173
Fax:  254-867-3175
E-mail: john.pedrotti@tstc.edu

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