Survey of Programs Supporting Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Education

U.S. Government Accountability Office

National Science Foundation : Target populations

Program Agency Subagency Q20 - Elementary school students Q20 - Secondary school students Q20 - 2-year undergraduate students Q20 - 4-year undergraduate students Q20 - Masters degree students Q20 - Doctoral students Q20 - Elementary school teachers Q20 - Secondary school teachers Q20 - College faculty or instructional staff Q20 - General public Q20 - Other
Advanced Technological Education (ATE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No Yes Yes Yes No No Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No No No Yes Yes No No Yes No Yes
Broadening Participation in Computing (BPC) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes No Not checked
CISE Pathways to Revitalized Undergraduate Computing Education (CPATH) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No Yes Yes Yes No No No Yes Yes No Not checked
Centers for Ocean Science Education Excellence National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Cyberinfrastructure Training, Education, Advancement, and Mentoring for Our 21st Century Workforce (CI-TEAM) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Discovery Research K-12 (DR-K12) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation Yes Yes Not checked Not checked Not checked Not checked Yes Yes Yes Not checked Not checked
East Asia & Pacific Summer Institutes for U.S. Graduate Students (EAPSI) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No No No Yes Yes No No No No No answer
Engineering Education (EE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No No Yes Yes Yes No No Yes No No
Enhancing the Mathematical Sciences Workforce in the 21st Century (EMSW21) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No No Yes No Yes No No No No Yes
Ethics Education in Science & Engineering (EESE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No No No Yes Yes No No Yes Yes Not checked
Federal Cyber Service: Scholarship for Service (SFS) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No answer No answer No answer Yes Yes Yes No No Yes No answer No answer
Geoscience Education National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No Yes Yes No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Geoscience Teacher Training (GEO-Teach) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No No No Yes No Yes Yes Yes No No
Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation Yes Yes No No No No Yes Yes No No No
Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No No No Yes Yes No No Yes No No
Graduate STEM Fellows in K-12 Education Program (GK-12) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation Yes Yes No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Historically Black Colleges and Universities Undergraduate Program (HBCU-UP) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No answer Yes Yes No No No No answer Yes No answer No answer
Informal Science Education (ISE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation Yes Yes No No No No No No No Yes No answer
Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) Program National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No No No No Yes No No Yes No No
Interdisciplinary Training for Undergraduates in Biological and Mathematical Sciences (UBM) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No No Yes No No No No No No No
International Research Experiences for Students (IRES) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation Not checked Not checked Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No No Not checked
Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No Yes No Not checked
Math and Science Partnership National Science Foundation National Science Foundation Yes Yes No answer Yes Yes No answer Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Nanotechnology Undergraduate Education in Engineering National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No Yes Yes No No No No Yes No No
Opportunities for Enhancing Diversity in the Geosciences National Science Foundation National Science Foundation Yes Yes Yes Yes No No Not checked Yes Yes Yes No
Polar Education Program National Science Foundation National Science Foundation Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No No No No No Yes Yes Yes No No
Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No Yes Yes No No No No Yes No No
Research and Evaluation on Education in Science and Engineering (REESE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Not checked
Research in Disabilities Education (RDE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes No No
Research on Gender in Science and Engineering (GSE) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No No No No No No No Yes No Yes
Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program National Science Foundation National Science Foundation Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Talent Expansion Program (STEP) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No Yes Yes No No No No Yes No No answer
Transforming Undergrad Education in STEM (TUES) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No Yes Yes No No No No Yes No Yes
Tribal Colleges and Universities Program (TCUP) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No Yes Yes No No No No Yes No No
Undergraduate Research and Mentoring in the Biological Sciences (URM) National Science Foundation National Science Foundation No No Yes Yes No No No No Yes No No

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