Utah STEM Action Center
Grants of up to $1,500 to Utah public school educators and administrators to provide quality learning experiences in the STEM fields. Applications are invited for creative and innovative classroom-scale projects. Funding may be used for project materials, admission fees, or field trip travel.
GrantWatch ID#: 176459
Grant requests vary, with a maximum award of $1,500.
Educators and administrators from Utah public school entities may apply.
Activities must take place in the State of Utah.
Private entities are not eligible for the Classroom Grant.
This grant seeks proposals that are unique and based on individual classroom needs. If an application is submitted that has been copied and pasted or is similar/identical to another grant proposal, both proposals will be declined for consideration of funding.
Funding IS NOT available for:
-Technology or other products used solely by the educator (laptop, iPad, smart board, etc.)
-Activities that take place outside of Utah
-Teacher professional development/training
-Salaries or stipends for educators or support staff
-Student competition expenses
-Busing for travel to Utah STEM fest (please see the STEM Fest website)
-Math or CTE software provided through other STEM Action Center grants
-Food and apparel
The STEM Classroom Grant will have two solicitations in this academic year.
-August 14, 2017 - September 29, 2017
-November 6, 2017 - December 22, 2017
Grant Process Dates:
-Application opens for submissions: August 14, 2017
-Applications are due: September 29, 2017
-Applications are reviewed: October 9-13, 2017
-Signed agreement, invoice, and W-9 uploaded: After award notification, starting October 16, 2017
-Receipts uploaded: No later than March 23, 2018
-Follow-up report due: No later than May 11, 2018
Awarded funds will be sent and made out to the school.
STEM fest busing scholarships are available through a different fund. For more information, see the STEM Fest website: