!! PGSS IS BACK !!
Details, dates, and the application are at http://www-pgss.mcs.cmu.edu.
Thank you to all of our donors for making this possible.
The PGSS Campaign has been approved for the EITC program by the State of PA.
PGSS Campaign, Inc. is a non-profit educational organization whose mission is to advance Pennsylvania high-school students’ interest in and knowledge of science and math through a 5-week summer residential program that nurtures scientific thinking, scholarly collaboration and interpersonal connections.
PGSS is a rigorous summer program that allows students to engage in the sciences, be challenged intellectually, and develop personally. With admittance based upon merit and not tuition or boarding expenses, PGSS allows students to attend regardless of gender, ethnicity, or socioeconomic background.
Through private and public funding, PGSS runs as an annual program that fosters scientific thinking, scholarly collaboration, and interpersonal connections in our society while encouraging women and minority students to consider scientific careers.
"First and foremost, it is important for you to know that Governor Tom Corbett and I strongly
support the Pennsylvania Governor's School for the Sciences, as we believe it provides
tremendous benefits to high school students throughout the Commonwealth."
The PGSS Campaign is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
EITC information: Donations to the PGSS Campaign are eligible for t
ax credits equal to 75% of the contribution or 90% if the business agrees to provide the same amount for two consecutive tax years. See http://newpa.com/find-and-apply-for-funding/funding-and-program-finder/educational-improvement-tax-credit-program-eitc for details.
We do not discriminate on any unlawful basis, including discrimination or harassment on the basis of race,
color, religion, veteran status, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy status, sex, gender identity or expression,
marital status, mental or physical disability, medical condition, sexual orientation or any other
characteristics protected by law, in the administration or provision of all programs and services.