Agency: Commerce Dept. (Nat’l Oceanic & Atmospheric Admin., NOAA); Program: Cooperative Program for Atmospheric Science Education (CFDA Number: 11.008) (Funding Opportunity Number: NOAA-SEC-OED-2017-2005168); Eligibility: Colleges and nonprofits; Funding: $2.3 million for one award (no match required); Deadline: May 17.
Summary: Projects should increase students’ interest in atmospheric sciences. The program supports high school education projects that expose students to the atmospheric sciences. The project must sustain professional development at a national scale for K-12 educators and the faculty and staff who educate pre-service teachers and scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students in atmospheric and related ocean and hydrologic sciences.