We support research and educational programs for higher education faculty that currently include our Space Grant Research Infrastructure Seed Grant Program, Minority serving Institution Collaboration and an undergraduate Maine Student High Altitude Platform (MeSHAP) Program involving high altitude ballooning at the University of Maine.
We also support faculty in Maine higher education institutions in innovative projects that use evidence-based approaches to develop new or enhance existing STEM courses or course contents to promote undergraduate student engagement, learning and academic success, through our Higher Education Innovation in STEM Education Program.
Our 2014 Higher Education Innovation in STEM Education Program is now open! Proposals are due on October 20, 2014.
Download the 2014 Higher Education Innovation in STEM Education Program Request for Proposals to view proposal guidelines and important dates.