Finding STEM grants

Educators face many challenges as they try to not only get students excited about STEM, but also increase student achievement and diversity in these crucial disciplines. Here’s some advice regarding key funding sources for instructional improvements, course redesign, and technology expansion in science, technology, engineering, and math education.

Words to look for

As you search for grants to fund programs focused on preparing students for college and helping them graduate, try the following keywords:

  • Science
  • Engineering
  • Computer science
  • National Science Foundation
  • STEM disciplines
  • Math or Mathematics
  • Technology
  • Upward Bound
  • Energy

The National Science Foundation (NSF)

Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM) program
National Science Foundation Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE: EHR)
Foundation and private funding resources

Several private grant benefactors support STEM education. Search for STEM within these sources for potential foundation, corporate, and association funding.

Products & Services

The DOE and numerous foundations offer STEM funding to improve and expand science, technology, engineering, and math education. These programs may help you implement a variety of Pearson products and solutions to help your institution provide personalized learning in the STEM disciplines.

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