Principals' Memo #1008-11

Department of Education

February 15, 2011

TO: Principals

FROM: Linda M. Wallinger, Assistant Superintendent for Instruction

SUBJECT: Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation – Call for Nominations for Three 2011 Competitions: Agriscience Awards, Life Sciences Awards, & Homeland Security Awards

The Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation, a Federal government agency with the mission of promoting and encouraging new discoveries, announces the program's Call for Nominations for three 2011 competitions: eight Agriscience Awards, seven Life Sciences Awards, and four Homeland Security Awards.

A brief description of each award is listed below:

If you have any questions, please contact Judi Shellenberger, executive director of the Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation by e-mail at or by telephone at 315-258-0090.