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

U.S. Government Accountability Office

U.S. Department of Defense : 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
Awards to Stimulate and Support Undergraduate Research Experience (ASSURE) Air Force Primary Objective Primary Objective Secondary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective Not checked
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship Air Force Primary Objective Primary Objective Secondary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Secondary Objective Not checked
University NanoSatellite Program Air Force Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Not an Objective Secondary Objective Primary Objective Not checked
Army Educational Outreach Program (AEOP) Army Primary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Primary Objective Not checked
Consortium Research Fellows Program (CRFP) Army Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Primary Objective Secondary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not checked
National Science Center (NSC) Army Primary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Secondary Objective
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS) Military Health System Primary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective
Historically Black College and Universities/Minority Institutions Research Education Partnership Navy Secondary Objective Primary Objective Secondary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective Not checked
Iridescent Learning Navy Primary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective Secondary Objective Primary Objective
Science and Engineering Apprentice Program (SEAP) Navy Secondary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective
SeaPerch Navy Primary Objective Primary Objective Secondary Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not checked
The Naval Research Enterprise Intern Program (NREIP) Navy Secondary Objective Secondary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not checked
University / Laboratory Initiative (ULI) Navy Secondary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Secondary Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective
Autonomous Robotic Manipulation (ARM) Office of the Secretary of Defense Primary Objective Not an Objective Secondary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Secondary Objective Not an Objective Secondary Objective
Computer Science in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education (CS-STEM) Office of the Secretary of Defense Secondary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Secondary Objective Primary Objective Not checked
DoD STARBASE Program Office of the Secretary of Defense Primary Objective Secondary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Secondary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective
ENGAGE Office of the Secretary of Defense Not checked Not checked Not checked Not checked Not checked Not checked Primary Objective Secondary Objective
National Defense Education Program (NDEP) K-12 Office of the Secretary of Defense Secondary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective
National Defense Education Program (NDEP) Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Office of the Secretary of Defense Not an Objective Secondary Objective Primary Objective Primary Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Not an Objective Primary Objective

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