PULSE@Parkes: Application for an Observing Slot

Observing slots on the March - September 2019 Parkes schedule are now open to applications.

Before completing and submitting your application please read the information provided on the Teacher FAQ page.

Slot Date Time (AEST) School  
1 13 March 2019 11.00 - 13.00 UWL test  
2 16 March 2019 4 hr session Special public session for Perth Astrofest  
3 3 April 2019 11.00 - 13.00 Winmalee High School (space for another school up to 12 students)  
4 10 April 2019 11.00 - 13.00 Knox Grammar School, Brigidine College St Ives  
5 23 May 2019 11.00 - 13.00 Trundle Central School (special session held at Parkes). Places available for other local schools.  
6 27 June 2019 11.00 - 13.00 NSW DET session  
7 2 July 2019 11.00 - 13.00 Special VWEP session  
8 31 July 2019 11.00 - 13.00 Open to applications  
9 6 August 2019 11.00 - 13.00 OLSH College Kensington  

Please note that dates and times of sessions are subject to change. 

To Apply

To appy, please send an email to the Project Coordinator, Robert Hollow that includes the following:

  1. Your name
  2. School name
  3. School address
  4. Contact number at work (include area code)
  5. Contact email
  6. Number of students (maximum 24) and which year/s they are in. The program is usually open to students in Years 10 -12.
  7. Indicate if they are studying the Astrophysics option if NSW Physics or some type of special program.
  8. Please indicate your choice of preferred dates from the sessions shown above. You may select up to three possible sessions.
  9. Please use PULSE@Parkes Application in the subject line.

If you have a small group, please indicate if you are willing to share the slot with another small group from a different school.

Project staff may contact you regarding your application. Please be aware that we usually receive more applications than places available so preference is given to applications received by Monday 25 March 2019.

 

For further details please contact Robert Hollow via email or on 02 9372 4247

 

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