100% Grant: K-12 STEM Grant


NEF-SUNY 100% STEM Grant ($100 Million)

Summary and Application by NEF (National Education Foundation), global non-profit leader in K-12 STEM Education and SUNY (State University of New York), the largest university in the U.S. About the Academies Academy Video


NEF Grant is 100%. You pay a registration fee of $290/student

Grant Rationale:

U.S. students are ranked in the bottom 30% in STEM education globally


To provide world-class academic (mapped to every state’s standards) and applicational STEM+ education to a million K-12 students, especially the disadvantaged, to prepare them for college and the 21st century jobs


Any school district/school with 35% or more students on free/reduced cost meals, girls schools, minority schools; Others pay a higher fee.


Ongoing. Grants are awarded to the first 200 applicants. Performance Results: Students can advance a grade level in math (same for reading) during the school year, in 25-35 learning hours.


Every High School/Career Tech student can earn SUNY certificates at no additional fee

Your Cost:

With NEF providing 100% grant, your cost is $290 per student. Funds can come from Title I, Stimulus, other Federal, state, foundation, and other sources.

What You Get:

For the $290 you pay per student per year, you will receive the following, as part of NEF’s Total STEM System Solution (TSSS) Services, namely, IMPACT:
  1. Individualized learning
  2. Mentoring
  3. Performance tracking by SUNY
  4. Awards for students, teachers and academy directors
  5. Certificates from SUNY
  6. Teacher PD (Professional Development)
For assistance: info@nefuniversity.org

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