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

U.S. Government Accountability Office

U.S. Department of Commerce : STEM Fields

Program Subagency Q17 - Does this program focus on specific STEM fields? Q17A - Agricultural sciences Q17A - Biological sciences Q17A - Chemistry Q17A - Computer science Q17A - Earth, atmospheric, and ocean sciences Q17A - Engineering Q17A - Mathematics Q17A - Physics Q17A - Social sciences Q17A - Technology Q17A - Other
NIST Summer Institute for Middle School Science Teachers National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Yes No Yes Yes No Yes Yes No Yes No Yes Yes
Recovery Act Measurement Science and Engineering Fellowship Program National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Yes No Yes Yes Yes No answer Yes No answer Yes No No answer No answer
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Yes No Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes No Yes Not checked
Bay Watershed Education and Training (B-WET) Program National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes No No No No Yes No No No No No No
Climate Communications and Education Program National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes Not checked Not checked Not checked Not checked Yes Not checked Not checked Not checked Yes Not checked Not checked
Coral Reef Conservation Program National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes Not checked Yes Yes Not checked Yes Not checked Not checked Not checked Not checked Not checked Not checked
Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Educational Partnership Program with Minority Serving Institutions National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Not checked
Environmental Literacy Grants National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes No No No No Yes No No No No Yes Yes
Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Program National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes No answer Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Not checked
Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes No Yes Yes No Yes No No answer Yes No answer Yes No answer
National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) Education National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes No answer No answer No answer No answer Yes No answer No answer No answer No answer No answer Not checked
National Estuarine Research Reserve System Education Program National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes Not checked Yes Yes Not checked Yes Not checked Yes Yes Yes Not checked Yes
National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) Education National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes No Yes No No Yes No No No No No Not checked
National Marine Sanctuaries Education Program National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes No Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Not checked
National Ocean Service (NOS) Education National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes No Yes Yes No Yes No No No No Yes Not checked
National Sea Grant College Program - Education Component National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes No Yes No No Yes Yes No No Yes Yes No answer
National Weather Service Outreach Program National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No answer
Teacher at Sea Program National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes No answer No answer No answer No answer Yes No answer No answer No answer No answer No answer No answer

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