EDC Receives Eight New Grants to Enhance, Study STEM Education

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EDC has been awarded funding from the National Science Foundation that will enable the global nonprofit to launch eight new initiatives and continue ongoing work to enhance preK-12 science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) learning and improve outcomes for students. Over the next several years, EDC experts will carry out the following STEM-related R&D, evaluation, technical support, and professional development work:

The NSF is an independent federal agency that supports research and education across all fields of science and engineering. Each year, the NSF receives over 48,000 competitive requests for funding and makes about 12,000 new funding awards. NSF funds reach all 50 states through awards to colleges, universities, nonprofits, and other organizations.

Last updated: October 2017