Science and Faith in Seminary Formation                                For College and Pre-Theology Programs


April 27-28Invitation extended to all US RC seminaries to submit pre-proposals for science courses in their Pre-Theology and College programs.
May 26Pre-proposals due.
June 15Invitations for full proposals are sent to the seminaries selected on basis of quality pre-proposals.
August 20Full proposals due.
September 10Awards announced up to 15 seminaries with invitation to Science-Theology Conference in Tucson. Call for Science Reflection-Research Essays.
December 3Science Research-Reflection Essays are due.
January 15Announcement of Awards for Science Essays.
January 28 to February 1Conference for seminary awardees at the Redemptorist Renewal Center, Tucson, Arizona, for inspiration and input to fine-tune science courses.
March 15Revised Full Proposals are re-submitted.
Fall SemesterScience courses are offered. Assessment team visits seminaries.
Spring 2017Science courses may be offered.
Fall 2017Assessment team visits seminaries. Science courses may be offered.
Spring 2018Science courses may be offered.
May 31Templeton Grant closes.