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$44M for Informal STEM Education Projects

Agency: Nat’l Science Foundation; Program: Advancing Informal STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) Learning (CFDA Number: 47.076) (Funding Opportunity Number: 17-573); Eligibility: Unrestricted (K-12 STEM education projects are encouraged); Funding: $44 million for 85 awards up to $3 million each (no … Continue reading

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Drug Maker’s Foundation Favors Health, STEM Education Projects

Funder: Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation (formerly The Bristol-Myers Fund); Opportunity: Community grants; Funding Focus: Mental health, K-12 science education, veterans and diabetes prevention; Geographic Focus: National (where the company has a presence); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies; Deadline: Rolling.

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NSF Offers $20M to Enhance K-12 STEM Education

Agency: National Science Foundation; Program: Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers — ITEST (CFDA Number: 47.076) (Funding Opportunity Number: 17-565); Eligibility: Unrestricted; Funding: $20 million for 18 awards (no match required); Deadline: Sept. 5.

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Educators Eligible for Westinghouse Science Awards

Private Funder: Siemens Westinghouse; Opportunity: 2017 Competition in Math, Science & Technology (STEM); Funding Focus: Science and education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Students and schools; Funding: Up to $100,000; Deadline: TBA (applications available May 1).

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Educators Can Win STEM Awards from Power Company

Private Funders: Florida Power & Light (FPL); Opportunity: 2017 teacher grants; Funding Focus: STEM education, conservation and the environment; Geographic Focus: Florida; Eligibility: Public, private and charter school teachers at elementary, middle and high schools in FPL’s service territory; Funding: … Continue reading

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Education Initiative to Build STEM Workforce

Agency: Office of Naval Research (Defense Dept.); Program: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Education, Outreach and Workforce Program (CFDA Number: 12.330) (Funding Opportunity Number: N00014-17-S-F002); Eligibility: Public and private colleges and universities, nonprofits and for-profits (projects should focus on high … Continue reading

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Siemens STEM Awards to be Available

Private Funder: Siemens Westinghouse; Opportunity: 2017 Competition in Math, Science & Technology (STEM); Funding Focus: Science and education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Students and schools; Funding: Up to $100,000; Deadline: TBD (the competition is to open early next year).

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Applications Accepted for Neighborhood Partners Programs

The PSEG Foundation, the charitable arm of the Public Service Enterprise Group, is accepting proposals from nonprofits for its Neighborhood Partners Program. Deadline: Oct. 31.

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STEM Learning Grants Improve K-12 Ed

Private Funder: Nat’l Education Foundation; Opportunity: 2016 CyberLearning grants; Funding Focus: Education & technology; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: School districts, schools, community colleges, colleges, universities, nonprofits; Funding: Varies; Deadline: Rolling (first come, first served).

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FirstEnergy Accepting Applications for STEM Classroom Projects

FirstEnergy supports classroom projects and teacher professional-development initiatives focused on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. To that end, the company is accepting applications for its STEM grants program. Deadline: Sept. 23.

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