Tag Archives: Science Education

Resources

August 23rd, 2019

The Mathematics and Science Partnerships (MSP) program (Title II, Part B, of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as amended) provides funds to states through a formula that takes into account its student population and poverty rates. States are required to hold competitions and make awards to projects that improve the content knowledge of teachers […]

Performance

August 23rd, 2019

The goal of the Mathematics and Science Partnerships program is to improve the quality of mathematics and science teachers and increase both the number of highly qualified math and science teachers and the achievement of students participating in mathematics and science partnership programs. <!–> The following link provides data on progress of the specific targets […]

Legislation, Regulations and Guidance

August 23rd, 2019

Title II, Part B, Sections 2201-2203 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 as amended by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (P.L. 107-110); 20 U.S.C. 6661-6663 Regulations EDGAR

Funding Status

August 23rd, 2019

<!–> 2001-2009 State Budget Table: img src=”/images/ed_gl_download.gif” align=”top” width=”10″ height=”14″ alt=”download files” border=”0″ –>> MS Excel (2M)–>> 2015 Appropriation: $152,717,000 2014 Appropriation: $149,717,000 2013 Appropriation: $141,902,379 2012 Appropriation: $149,716,500 2011 Appropriation: $175,127,004 2010 Appropriation: $180,478,00 2009 Appropriation: $178,978,000 2008 Appropriation: $178,978,000 <!–>Number of New Awards Anticipated: 56 Range of Awards: $906,246 – $23,634,838 Average New […]

Frequently Asked Questions

August 23rd, 2019

What is the authorizing statute for the Mathematics and Science Partnerships program (MSP)? What is the purpose of the program? What activities are authorized under this program? How are the funds allocated? Who is eligible to apply for MSP funds? What does “partnership” mean in this program What is the definition of a “high-need” school […]

Eligibility

August 23rd, 2019

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 […]

Awards

August 23rd, 2019

Information on MSP Awards can be found at www.ed-msp.net NOTE: In FY 2003, the program converted from a Department-administered competitive grant program to a State-administered competitive grant program. Fiscal Year 2012-2015 Awards by State: img src=”/images/ed_gl_download.gif” align=”top” width=”10″ height=”14″ alt=”download files” border=”0″ –>> PDF (49K) Fiscal Year 2003-2011 Awards by State: img src=”/images/ed_gl_download.gif” align=”top” width=”10″ […]

Applicant Information

August 23rd, 2019

ARCHIVED The Mathematics and Science Partnerships (MSP) program is a formula grant program to the states. States develop Requests for Proposals (RFPs) based on state-specific needs and are required to hold competitions and make awards to projects that improve the content knowledge of teachers and increase student learning in mathematics and science. The funded projects, […]