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

U.S. Government Accountability Office

U.S. Department of Agriculture : Program Objectives

Program Subagency Q13 - Attract and prepare students to pursue classes or coursework in STEM areas through formal or informal education activities Q13 - Attract students to pursue degrees (2-year, 4-year, graduate, or doctoral degrees) in STEM fields through formal or informal education activities Q13 - Provide training opportunities for undergraduate or graduate students in STEM fields Q13 - Attract graduates to pursue careers in STEM fields Q13 - Improve teacher (pre-service or in-service) education in STEM areas Q13 - Improve or expand the capacity of K-12 schools or postsecondary institutions to promote or foster education in STEM fields Q13 - Conduct research to enhance the quality of STEM education provided to students Q13 - Other
AgDiscovery Program Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) Primary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not checked
1890 Institution Teaching, Research and Extension Capacity Building Grants Program National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective
Agriculture in the Classroom National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not checked
Food and Agricultural Sciences National Needs Graduate and Postdoctoral Fellowships Grants Program National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Not an Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective
Higher Education Challenge Grants Program National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Primary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective Secondary Objective Not an Objective Not checked
Higher Education Multicultural Scholars Program National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Secondary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Secondary Objective Not an Objective Not checked
Hispanic Education Partnership Grants National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Secondary Objective Primary Objective Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective
New Era Rural Technology Competitive Grants Program National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Primary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective Secondary Objective Not an Objective Not checked
Resident Instruction Grants for Institutions of Higher Education in Insular Areas National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Primary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not checked Primary Objective Not checked Not checked Primary Objective
Secondary Education, Two-Year Postsecondary Education and Agriculture in the K-12 Classroom Grants National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Primary Objective Primary Objective Secondary Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Secondary Objective Not an Objective
USDA/1890 National Scholars Program Office of the Assistant Secretary for Departmental Management Secondary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective

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