STEM Funding News

December 14, 2018

APS and Phoenix Suns Award STEM Grants – 12-14-18

PHOENIX – What do robots, amusement park rides and weather balloons have in common? They are all projects designed by K-12 teachers throughout Arizona and funded […]
November 10, 2018

US DOE Invests $200 million in STEM – 9-8-18

U.S. Department of Education Fulfills Administration Promise to Invest $200 Million in STEM Education Department will continue to focus on plugging “leaks” in the STEM education […]
November 4, 2018

Amazon Launches “Future Engineer” STEM Initiative for K12 – College

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–(NASDAQ: AMZN)—The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that by 2020 there will be 1.4 million computer-science-related jobs available and only 400,000 computer science graduates with […]
September 3, 2018

Tesla provides $37.5 million in grants to NV for STEM Talent

In an announcement at a meeting with the Nevada Board of Education last Thursday, Tesla officials stated that it would be issuing an initial grant of […]
September 3, 2018

Monsanto Science Education Fund Now Accepting HI Grant Applications

Applications are now being accepted for the Monsanto Hawaii Science Education Fund. The grant program is open to public schools serving intermediate, high school and college […]
September 3, 2018

West Texas A&M Receives $1million STEM Grant

“West Texas A&M University is the recipient of a federal grant totaling almost $1 million through the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support the recruitment, retention […]
September 3, 2018

Phoenix Suns and APS Offer AZ Teachers STEM Grants

STEM focused teachers throughout Arizona once again have the opportunity to apply for STEM mini-grants of up to $2,500 to fund hands-on activities for their classes […]
September 3, 2018

FIRST Announces 2018 STEM Equity Community Innovation Grant Winners

Twelve Communities Receive Grants to Provide Hands-on Learning and Problem-Solving Opportunities to Underserved and Underrepresented Students MANCHESTER, N.H. – August 29, 2018 – FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of […]
September 3, 2018

Dominion Energy Award $1 Million to 129 organizations

2018 Environmental Grant Awards Dominion Energy is awarding $1 million in grants through its philanthropic arm, the Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation, to 129 organizations in 12 […]
September 3, 2018

Alexandria City Public Schools lang $330k NOAA Grant

ALEXANDRIA, VA. – Alexandria City Public Schools received a grant of nearly $330,000 to help teachers bring real-world, hands-on science and technology learning into their classrooms. Through […]
September 3, 2018

Society for Science & the Public Gives $100k to Science Teachers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Society for Science & the Public is excited to announce that the organization will be giving a total of $100,000 to 24 […]
August 29, 2018

FIRST Awards 2018 STEM Equity Community Innovation Grants

FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) today announced 12 grants to address inequities in access to science and technology. The grants will support communities […]
August 29, 2018

$1.4 Million Grant Award to Bellevue Schools for AP STEM classes

Offutt Air Force Base opened its gates to Bellevue students and staff, helping take them to new heights with a new program getting them advanced school […]
August 23, 2018

Harris Corporation Provides Grants to Fund STEM Programs

Aug 23, 2018–Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) today announced grants to fund programs that will further science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) studies – helping to foster […]
August 20, 2018

NASA MUREP Awards Grant to ECSU

NASA MUREP Awards Grant to ECSU ELIZABETH CITY — Elizabeth City State University has been awarded a NASA grant of more than $320,000 to promote STEM […]
August 20, 2018

Xcel Energy Foundation gives $5k to Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota

A grant from the Xcel Energy Foundation will help support a new STEM learning initiative by the Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota. The $5,000 grant will […]
February 17, 2018

University of Texas of the Permian Basin Awarded Grant for STEM Conference

Partnered with three other institutions of higher education, the University of Texas of the Permian Basin has received a $100,000 grant from the National Science Foundation […]