Free Educational Materials: We provide free educational support through study materials and classroom materials for grades K-16. A description of all current resources can be viewed and requested online. PDF versions off all resources are also available online. Click here for more information.
Student Award Sponsorship: PSBR sponsors various science fair awards for students including awards at the Montgomery County Science Research Competition and the Delaware Valley Science Fair.
PA-TSA Essay Contest: PSBR sponsors over 40 student awards for the Pennsylvania Technology Student Association's annual essay contest titled "Careers in Bio-Medical Research." Click here for more information on the PA-TSA essay contest.
Internship & Job Shadowing Placement: PSBR can provide assistance to current high school and college students looking for a biomedical job shadowing or internship opportunity in Pennsylvania. This is offered to students who are currently enrolled in a high school biology/science class, and who will be enrolling in a collegiate level biology/science program following high school graduation. Veterinary students interested in the laboratory animal science field are also welcome to contact us. Click here to learn more.
STEM Events: PSBR attends and presents at school career fairs/days. We attend events such as the Philadelphia Science Festival and the Pennsylvania Farm Show (with PVMA) to educate people using a fun, interactive research trivia game designed to engage people of all ages in an activity that shares positive and factual information about animal research and its benefits to both humans and animals. We exhibit at STEM related events such as the STEMathon conference held in Camp Hill, PA to distribute materials and interact with STEM teachers throughout the state.
Teacher Conferences: PSBR exhibits and presents at various annual teacher conferences including the Pennsylvania Science Teachers Association conference, the Montgomery County Science Teachers Association conference, and the Technology and Engineering Education Association of Pennsylvania conference. PSBR provides educational materials to teachers, and information about how PSBR can support them in the classroom.
Industry Conferences: PSBR exhibits at lab animal community conferences and veterinarian/vet tech conferences. Our main focus at these conferences is to generate support for advocacy, and encourage others to talk about animal research and to share the true facts.