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STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)

Libraries and museums are improving learning in science, technology, engineering and math, a national priority for US competitiveness.

Stem Video Game Challenge logoPartnership: STEM Video Game Challenge
IMLS is a National Community Sponsor of the National STEM Video Game Challenge. The Challenge, now in its third year, was inspired by President Obama’s "Educate to Innovate" Campaign, promoting science, technology, engineering and math education.

Search the Awarded Grants database for grants to projects that strengthen STEM learning. Select STEM as a Grant Issue Area to get results for projects from FY 2009, or do a keyword search for science, technology, engineering, and/or math terms.

STEM Grantmaking

In FY 2013 and 2014, IMLS awarded more than $23 million in grants for STEM-related projects.  A list of these grants is available here.

Events and Webinars

February 18 2016 3:00 PM Eastern to 4:00 PM Eastern
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Awarded Grants

Institution Log Number Program Fiscal Year Award
Association of Science-Technology Centers MG-00-15-0002-15 National Leadership Grants for Museums $147,304.00
Purdue University RE-06-10-0101-10 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program $187,242.00
Research Foundation of the State University of New York RE-55-13-0045-13 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program $49,435.00
Association of Research Libraries RE-01-10-0022-10 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program $543,015.00
Old Dominion University, Darden College of Education RE-01-13-0008-13 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program $322,718.00
University of Tennessee RE-02-09-0047-09 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program $711,727.00
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign RE-02-10-0004-10 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program $988,543.00
American Library Association RE-02-11-0025-11 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program $886,499.00
University of California, Los Angeles, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies RE-02-11-0032-11 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program $609,344.00
University of Tennessee RE-02-12-0005-12 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program $339,593.00