The Belin-Blank Center received the prestigious Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Talent Development Award, which will support the Center in launching partnerships to benefit high-ability students in Iowa’s schools.
You are invited to submit an application to establish a partnership with the University of Iowa’s Belin-Blank Center through the STEM Excellence and Leadership program.
STEM Excellence and Leadership is an extracurricular math and science program for high-ability 6–8th grade students that also provides university-based support for math and science teachers. Selected schools will receive materials, services, and financial support valued at up to $12,000 per year to support program implementation.
If you are interested in becoming a STEM Excellence and Leadership school:
- Visit our website to learn more about the program.
- Complete the online application by Friday, January 30, 2015.
School selections will be announced within two weeks of the application deadline.