The grants, of up to $1,000.00, will cover expenses such as teacher release time for planning, professional development, and teaching/learning resources. Specifically, they are intended to
• support schools in their efforts to encourage students to develop a critical sense of wonder and curiosity about scientific and technological endeavors
• contribute to exemplary practices in science education
• provide students with opportunities to interact with people working in the field of science
• Collaborating scientists must play a significant and active role in any proposed project.