Who May Apply: (by category) State Education Agencies (SEAs)
Who May Apply: (specifically) Awards are made to SEAs. Partnerships of local education agencies (LEAs) and institutions of higher education (IHEs) may apply to states for subgrants.
To be eligible, a partnership must include, at a minimum:
- an engineering, mathematics, or science department of an IHE and
- a high-need LEA.
A partnership may include:
- Another engineering, mathematics, science or teacher training department of an IHE;
- Additional LEAs, public charter schools, public or private elementary schools or secondary schools, or a consortium of such schools;
- A business; or
- A nonprofit or for-profit organization of demonstrated effectiveness in improving the quality of mathematics and science teachers.
Parties interested in finding out information on specific state competitions are encouraged to contact their respective State MSP Coordinator PDF (26K) (Updated September 2015)