STEM Family Event Grants Awarded

The STEM Action Center is pleased to announce that 34 educational organizations have been awarded funding up to $1,000 to support STEM Family events in their communities. The Center received 44 applications representing communities throughout Idaho. A dedicated group of Idaho educators and business leaders thoroughly reviewed and ranked the applications using a comprehensive rubric. We want to thank the Tesoro Foundation and Micron Foundation for their generous support of this grant opportunity.

Congratulations to the following organizations for their innovative plans for engaging their families and communities:

Ada Community Library – Lake Hazel Branch
North Bingham County District Library
Marsing School District
Payette Children’s Forest (PCF)
Pepper Ridge Elementary
Ada Community Library – Hidden Springs Branch
STEM Access Upward Bound
Discovery Center of Idaho
Bear Lake County Library
Russell Elementary School
Glenns Ferry Public Library
Mentoring Youth Supporting Teens (MYST)
Syringa Middle School
Barbara Morgan S.T.E.M. Academy
Kuna Public Library
Culdesac School
Idaho Public Television
Parma Learning Center
Sacajawea Elementary School
Heritage Middle School
Snowdon Wildlife Sanctuary
Canyon Elementary Science Magnet School
Dora Erickson Elementary
Fernan STEM Academy
Falcon Ridge Public Charter School
Hansen Elementary School
Alameda Middle School
Girl Scouts of Silver Sage Council
Genesee Joint School #282
Burley Junior High School
Horizons’ Lifestyle and Education Team – Valley County Astronomical Society
Vision Charter School
Mountain Lily Discovery Center
Garfield Elementary School
Southside Elementary School
Aberdeen Middle School