K-5 Education Grant – STEM Classroom Equipment

Published on: November 22, 2017

Purpose: To increase the use of hands-on, evidence-based, experiential STEM learning in grades K-5. To increase the percentage of elementary schools that teach science three plus hours per week. To increase interest in, awareness of, and achievement in the subjects of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics in grades K-5, particularly amongst demographic groups that are traditionally underrepresented in STEM.

Proposals Due: December 19th, 2017
Funding Available: Up to $1,500 per grant award

Eligibility: Educators and administrators from Nevada public schools in the following school districts: Carson City, Churchill, Douglas, Elko, Eureka, Humboldt, Lander, Lyon, Mineral, Pershing, Storey, Washoe, White Pine.

Website: Updates to the Frequently Asked Questions document will be posted at http://osit.nv.gov. Please check the website regularly for updates. Additionally, information about past awardees can be found on the OSIT website.
Contact: Brian Mitchell
775-687-0987 or brianlmitchell@gov.nv.gov