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

U.S. Government Accountability Office

U.S. Department of Commerce : 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
NIST Summer Institute for Middle School Science Teachers U.S. Department of Commerce National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) No No No No No No Yes No No No No
Recovery Act Measurement Science and Engineering Fellowship Program U.S. Department of Commerce National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) No No No Yes No Yes No No Yes No Yes
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program U.S. Department of Commerce National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) No No Yes Yes No No No No No No No
Bay Watershed Education and Training (B-WET) Program U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes Yes No No No No Yes Yes No No Yes
Climate Communications and Education Program U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) No Yes No Yes Yes No Yes Yes No Yes Not checked
Coral Reef Conservation Program U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) No No No Yes Yes No No Yes No Yes Not checked
Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) No No No No Yes Yes No No No No No
Educational Partnership Program with Minority Serving Institutions U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) No Yes No Yes Yes Yes No No Yes No Not checked
Environmental Literacy Grants U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes Yes No No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Program U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) No No Yes No No No No No No No Not checked
Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes Yes No No No No Yes Yes No answer No answer Yes
National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) Education U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Not checked
National Estuarine Research Reserve System Education Program U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Not checked Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Not checked Yes Not checked Yes Not checked
National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) Education U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Not checked
National Marine Sanctuaries Education Program U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Not checked
National Ocean Service (NOS) Education U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes Yes No No No No Yes Yes Yes No Not checked
National Sea Grant College Program - Education Component U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
National Weather Service Outreach Program U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Not checked
Teacher at Sea Program U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) No No No No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

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