Fermi National Laboratory

Volume 22  |  Friday, December 3, 1999  |  Number 23
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Lab Notes

Charities Program

The Charities Program has a new procedure this year. Check out the Fermilab at Work web page for directions & instructions how to properly fill out your form. If you have any questions, concerns, need assistance or do not have access to the web you may request paper forms by phoning Equal Opportunity Office At x4633, http://www.fnal.gov/faw/charities/charity.html.

MILEAGE RATE CHANGE

The standard mileage rate for transportation expenses paid or incurred beginning January 1, 2000 will be 32.5 cents per mile, up from the 31 cents per mile rate in effect since April 1, 1999. Fermilab will use the new IRS rate for mileage reimbursement requests for all travel on and after this date.

URA SCHOLARSHIPS REQUIRE SAT TEST

Universities Research Association (URA) scholarships are awarded on the basis of SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) scores. High-school seniors are reminded to sign up for a fall testing date if they have not already taken the test.

URA awards a number of scholarships to regular, full-time employeesí children who are currently high school seniors and who will begin a four-year college degree program the next fall. The maximum amount of the scholarship is $3,000 for tuition and fees and is renewable for four years if the student is in good standing. Scholarship applications will be available after the first of the year and are due March 1, 2000.

FERMILAB LECTURE SERIES presents: THE ANTARCTIC OZONE HOLE

Dr. Mario J. Molina, 1995 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry Institute Professor of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Friday, January 7, 2000 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are $5.00. For more information call 630-840-ARTS.


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