June 5, 2008

Sandia Dream Catcher Program applications now available

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Sandia National Laboratories is accepting applications for the 2008 Dream Catcher Science Program.

Individuals looking for ways to take the mystery out of science for middle or high school students should consider attending Sandia’s Dream Catcher Science Program.

This year’s course offerings include: Health Education, JA Economic Investigations, Making Scientific Writing Fun!, and Cool Engineering Projects for middle school students and high school students.

Students register for one course. Each course is held on June 14, 21 and 28, at the National American University, 4775 Indian School Road NE, Albuquerque, N.M., from 9 a.m. to noon.

To view courses, time, location, application and release forms, or to register on-line go to For more information contact Marie Brown at (505) 284-3171.

Student applications are due by Wednesday, June 11, 2008.

Sandia is a multiprogram laboratory operated by Sandia Corporation, a Lockheed Martin company, for the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration. With main facilities in Albuquerque, N.M., and Livermore, Calif., Sandia has major R&D responsibilities in national security, energy and environmental technologies, and economic competitiveness.

Sandia news media contact: Michael Padilla, (505) 284-5325,