2017 NODES Application Form

2017 NODES Application Form



This is the application form for Fab Labs who wish to offer the Fab Academy 2017 at their labs.

REQUIREMENTS:
In order to participate in the Fab Academy, Fab Labs must have:
- Internet connection (at least 1mb upload/download)
- A common space for students to work
- Qualified staff: a local Tutor and/or a Guru (local or remote). Both tutors and gurus are Fab Academy graduates, with different level of expertise.
- ALL equipment and materials listed in the Fab Inventory
- Workgroup: isolated students are not accepted, a workgroup of students (minimum 3) is required.

IMPORTANT: Submission of this application does not constitute approval as a Fab Academy node. Further information may be requested at a later date in order to complete the application process.

APPLICATION PROCESS:
1- Fab Labs apply to become a Fab Academy 2017 NODE by filling the following form.
2- New Node's applications will be reviewed by Supernodes in order to assess their suitability to offer the program
3- Fab Labs will receive written confirmation of participation and will be added to the listed of active Nodes on the website and the student's application form.
4- Students will apply to the listed labs.
5- Once we start receiving student's applications, we'll forward them to the selected nodes for their consideration.
6- Local Nodes must inform acceptance or rejection of the applicants to the Central Application Office in order to send acceptance/rejection letters.

IMPORTANT:
-EVERY NODE must be affiliated to a Supernode. This affiliation is generally distributed geographically, unless there is a specific reason not to.
- NEW NODES must send a 1 minute video to Central Coordination of a tour to your Fab Lab and show us your workspace, the machines,material area, etc.