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$1,000 mini grants available to afterschool programs serving girls in STEM

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$1,000 mini grants available to afterschool programs serving girls in STEM

The Afterschool Alliance is pleased to announce a new partnership with female technology advocacy organization, Cloud Girls, to offer funding to support high-quality STEM programming in afterschool programs. Through our partnership with Cloud Girls, we’re offering nine mini grants of $1,000 each to afterschool providers interesting in providing STEM education focused on girls and young women aged 12-18 years old.

Recipient organizations will be dedicated to providing technology based programming for young women in underserved communities. Cloud Girls believes that supporting STEM programming in afterschool programs not only supports the community but will set youth up for success and provide the next generation of future leaders in technology.

The focus of each grant proposal should be on offering students new opportunities and programming with a technology focus to help them develop and pursue their interest in STEM fields.  Innovative ideas are encouraged in this mini grant competition.

Read the Request for Applications for more information. Applications must be received via the online application by 11 p.m. EST Friday, September 6, 2019.

Apply here!

 

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