Forensic Science and Law Summer Workshop
Due to the COVID-19 situation we are moving the workshop to a virtual platform. We are working on finalizing all the details and will continue to update this website with more information. The workshop will take place July 20-24, 2020 using an online platform. It will still cover a plethora of forensic science disciplines with featured talks by forensic experts and hands-on activities that can be performed at home. The application deadline has been extended to June 15th. See below for more information.
July 20-24, 2020
The professional Forensic Science and Law fraternity Phi Sigma Lambda will host the Sixteenth Annual Forensic Science and Law Workshop at Duquesne University July 20-24, 2020.
Students and faculty of the Bayer School Forensic Science and Law program will offer a virtual four-day workshop. High school students are invited to participate.
2020 Workshop Topics
July 20-24, 2020
Daily - Live sessions from 11am-2pm EST. A detailed schedule will be sent to accepted participants.
$85 includes a t-shirt and material to perform hands-on activities.
The Phi Sigma Lambda fraternity is offering four scholarship awards to cover the cost of the workshop for students with a financial need. Click Here to apply for the Scholarship.
Who May Apply
Students - Applicants must be high school juniors or seniors as of Fall 2020 with a minimum 3.0 GPA and have a strong interest in the sciences. Exceptional sophomore students as of Fall 2020 may also apply.
Teachers - This year we are offering high school forensic science teachers the opportunity to participate in the virtual workshop. Teachers can select to participate in all hands-on activities for $85 or observe the workshop for $15.
Application Due Date: June 15, 2020
Students and Teachers who are selected to participate in the Forensic Science and Law Workshop will be notified prior to July 1, 2020. A detailed schedule and additional information about the Forensic Science and Law Workshop will be emailed with the acceptance letter along with directions for sending payments.
2019 Summer Workshop Attendees & Volunteers