Lancaster county Stem alliance 2022 grant awards

Diversity in STEM

Supporting traditionally under-represented groups such as women, Black, Indigenous, and people of color in STEM learning & STEM careers.

Lancaster REC: Bringing Esports & STEM Careers to the City of Lancaster $25,000

Patients R Waiting’s Pipeline Dreams: Health Careers Exploration High School Program $25,000

STEM Career Exploration

Offering career exploration activities for all ages, including pre-K, elementary, middle school, high school, adult learners, and teachers.

Ephrata School District: STEM Career Experience with CNC Technologies $25,000

The Lancaster Science Factory: Environmental Sustainability STEM Career Exploration Kiosk and Exhibits $25,000

Out-of-School Community Based STEM $50,000 (1-2 Awards )

Supporting hands-on educational STEM programming outside of the classroom.

Lafayette Fire Company of East Lampeter Twp: Fire Cadet Camp $25,000

Patients R Waiting’s Pipeline Dreams: MCAT Prep $25,000


Early Childhood STEM 

Supporting hands-on educational STEM programming from birth through age 5.

Community Action Partnership of Lancaster: STEM Group Connections for Families $25,000

Project-Based Learning Classroom Mini-Grants

(10 AWARDS $5,000-$10,000)

Advocating for project-based learning as a key instructional delivery system for STEM learning. School districts and/or educational foundations are encouraged to apply on behalf of classroom teachers.

PSBR (PA Society for Biomedical Research) Science Program & Research Coach (SPARC) @ Solanco & Columbia MS $ 10,000.00
Ephrata Area SD 7th & 8th Grade Water Usage, Cocalico Creek Health project $ 10,000.00
Ephrata Area SD Digitizing the Human Body Using 3D Scanning Technology in Biomedical Science Courses $ 7,898.00
Manheim TWP SD Coding in the Content: Ozobots & Sphero Robotics for Middle School Social Studies $ 10,000.00
SPARKS Foundation SDOL Kindergarten STEM Learning Pilot $ 10,000.00