Explore STEM: Reducing Barriers, Career Exploration, and Networking
Education Grant Recipient: Melissa A. Huppert, PhD
Grant Period: 2018-2019
Award Value: $15,000
Site: Minnesota State Engineering Center of Excellence
Project Summary: Through the implementation of three outreach programs, the goals of this project are to foster an interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) and encourage continued learning and growth in these areas. The aims of this project are to:
- Increase the number of youth from diverse populations learning about STEM-related fields and careers.
- Foster youth enthusiasm and interest for STEM-related fields and careers.