Funding Opportunities for STEM Education at Appalachian State

Funding Opportunities for STEM Education

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STEM Education

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Frederick and Florence Bauder Endowment for the Support of Physics Teaching
American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT)
01 Jul 2023
The Frederick and Florence Bauder Endowment for the Support of Physics Teaching (Bauder Fund) was established to support special activities in the area of physics teaching.
Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Education and Human Resources (IUSE: EHR)
Division of Undergraduate Education (DUE)
19 Jul 2023
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The National Science Foundation (NSF) plays a leadership role in developing and implementing efforts to enhance and improve STEM education in the United States. Through the NSF Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE) initiative, the agency continues to make a substantial commitment to the…
Research Experiences for Teachers Sites in Biological Sciences (BIORETS)
Division of Biological Infrastructure (DBI)
31 Jul 2023
The National Science Foundation's Directorate for Biological Sciences (BIO) will support up to 10 awards annually to enable active research by cohorts of middle school teachers, high school teachers and/or community college faculty. Research Experiences for Teachers Sites (RET Sites; RETS) will be…
Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST)
Division of Research on Learning in Formal and Informal Settings (DRL)
11 Aug 2023
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ITEST is an applied research and development program with goals to advance the equitable and inclusive integration of technology in the learning and teaching of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) from pre-kindergarten through high school. The program’s objective is to support…
Hacker Initiative Grant
Hacker Initiative
15 Aug 2023
The purpose of the Hacker Initiative Grant Program is to strengthen and enrich the hacker community through small monetary grants. The following are examples of ways such grants can be used:
  • Independent STEM education Initiatives such as homebrew hacking or robotics clubs, student led research…
Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program
Division of Undergraduate Education (DUE)
29 Aug 2023
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The National Science Foundation Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program (Noyce) invites innovative proposals that address the critical need for recruiting, preparing, and retaining highly effective elementary and secondary mathematics and science teachers and teacher leaders who persist as…
Experiential Learning for Emerging and Novel Technologies
National Science Foundation (NSF)
14 Sep 2023
Through this new initiative, the Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR) and the newly established Directorate for Technology, Innovation and Partnerships (TIP) seek to support experiential learning opportunities for individuals from diverse professional and educational backgrounds that…
Student Success Grants
National Education Association Foundation
15 Sep 2023
Even during extraordinary times, educators remain dedicated to nurturing students’ knowledge and understanding of academic concepts and the world they live in, their communities, and the many opportunities they have to excel. Even in changing contexts, educators are inspiring and supporting…
Advanced Technological Education (ATE)
Division of Undergraduate Education (DUE)
05 Oct 2023
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With a focus on two-year Institutions of Higher Education (IHEs), the Advanced Technological Education (ATE) program supports the education of technicians for the high-technology fields that drive our nation's economy. The program involves partnerships between academic institutions (grades 7-12,…
Racial Equity in STEM Education (EHR Racial Equity)
Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR)
10 Oct 2023
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This solicitation aligns with the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR) long-standing investments in the development of a diverse and well-prepared public and workforce, which was recently reinforced in the NSF Vision: "A nation that leads the…
Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science: Sites and Supplements
National Science Foundation (NSF)
11 Oct 2023
The Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science program supports authentic summer research experiences for K-14 educators to foster long-term collaborations between universities, community colleges, school districts, and industry partners. With this solicitation, the…
University Research and Engagement Program (UREP)
Universities Space Research Association (USRA)
27 Oct 2023
The University Research and Engagement Program (UREP) was designed to engage institutions of higher education through the facilitation of Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) research that leads to the continued advancement of the U.S. Department of the Air Force and United States Space Force…
Discovery Research PreK-12 (DRK-12)
Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR)
08 Nov 2023
The goal of the Discovery Research PreK-12 program (DRK-12) is to catalyze research and development that enhances all preK-12 teachers' and students' opportunities to engage in high-quality learning experiences related to the sciences, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The program's…
 Limited  NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM)
Division of Undergraduate Education (DUE)
20 Feb 2024
The main goal of the S-STEM program is to enable low-income students with academic ability, talent or potential to pursue successful careers in promising STEM fields. Ultimately, the S-STEM program seeks to increase the number of academically promising low-income students who graduate with a S-STEM…
Education Mini-Grants
North Carolina Space Grant Consortium (NCSG)
NC Space Grant strives to inspire and engage North Carolinians to explore the universe and our own planet by capitalizing on the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) unique contributions in exploration and discovery. Our program aims to support science, technology, engineering…

Published: Jun 8, 2023 4:40pm