Mother Lode area State Senator Chuck Poochigian has announced that applications for the UC sponsored California State Summer School for Math and Science are now available.
The COSMOS program serves to motivate students interested in pursuing careers as scientist, engineers and mathematicians . Poochigian authored the legislation that created COSMOS in 1998. Poochigian says the highly disciplined academic development program is designed for high school students that have displayed an interest and aptitude in math and science. UC campuses in Northern California that participate in the program include UC Davis and UC Santa Cruz. Applications for the COSMOS program can be downloaded from the worldwide web at ucop.edu/cosmos.