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Information about PAEMST

The Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) are the highest honors bestowed by the United States government specifically for K-12 mathematics and science (including computer science) teaching. Up to 108 awards are bestowed each year.

Nominations and Applications are Open!  To nominate a teacher or to begin the application process, visit: www.paemst.org

Nomination Deadline (for 7-12th grade teachers): April 1, 2015

Application Deadline:  May 1, 2015.

EHR Core Research

EHR has established a new cross-directorate Core Research Program.  Proposals are encouraged that help synthesize, build and/or expand research foundations in four core areas.  See the announcement at:

 EHR Core Research
(NSF  15-509) Posted October 23, 2014

Programs and Funding Opportunities

Key: Crosscutting Crosscutting | NSF Wide Flag NSF-wide

ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers NSF Wide Flag
Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP)
Centers of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) and HBCU Research Infrastructure for Science and Engineering (RISE) (CREST)
Cooperative Activity with Department of Energy Programs for Education and Human Resource Development (Request for Supplement) Crosscutting
Documenting Endangered Languages (DEL)
Historically Black Colleges and Universities Undergraduate Program (HBCU-UP)
Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Pathways into Geoscience (IUSE: GEOPATHS)
Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP)
Presidential Awards for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM) (PAESMEM)
Tribal Colleges and Universities Program (TCUP)

Featured NSF-wide Programs

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Recently Announced Funding Opportunities See All

Documenting Endangered Languages
(NSF  15-567) Posted May 5, 2015

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1:
(NSF  15-566) Posted May 5, 2015

Faculty Early Career Development Program
(NSF  15-555) Posted March 10, 2015

Historically Black Colleges and Universities Undergraduate Program
(NSF  15-552) Posted March 6, 2015

Presidential Awards for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM)
(NSF  15-551) Posted March 6, 2015


Upcoming Due Dates See All

Centers of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) and HBCU Research Infrastructure for Science and Engineering (RISE)
(NSF  14-565) Full Proposal: June 5, 2015, Full proposals are due for CREST Centers, HBCU-RISE and Broadening Participation Research projects.

Centers of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) and HBCU Research Infrastructure for Science and Engineering (RISE)
(NSF  14-565) Supplement: June 5, 2015, Proposals are due for CREST Partnership Supplements.

Innovation Corps Sites Program
(NSF  14-547) Full Proposal: June 9, 2015

Science and Technology Centers: Integrative Partnerships
(NSF  14-600) Full Proposal: June 16, 2015

Presidential Awards for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM)
(NSF  15-551) Full Proposal: June 19, 2015, Call for Nomination Open Period


News See All

the White House President Obama announces exceptional science, mathematics and engineering mentors
Released March 27, 2015
Press Release
squid Squid enrich their DNA 'blueprint' through prolific RNA editing
Released March 20, 2015
News From the Field
image of a rocky shore Blue mussels not yet the bellwether of NE coastal environment
Released January 30, 2015
News From the Field
a mouse peers out from a nesting box Fructose more toxic than table sugar in mice
Released January 5, 2015
News From the Field
mathematical formulas Regarding the M in STEM
Released December 4, 2014
Press Release

Discoveries See All

A University Success student working with seals on St. Paul Island in the Bering Sea. Increasing opportunities for Alaska Natives in science and engineering
An evolving pipeline model promotes STEM careers while changing attitudes
Released  April 30, 2015

Students during graduation ceremony at Navajo Technical University NSF named a "Top 50 STEM Workplace" for Native Americans by AISES
American Indian Science and Engineering Society recognizes NSF's support of tribal colleges and universities
Released  April 3, 2015

girl in a classroom in Kenya Do girls like math? The answer matters
As Women's History Month transitions to Math Awareness Month, we talked with researcher Maria Charles about studentsí attitudes about math internationally, and how they are affected by gender
Released  March 31, 2015

Rutgers-Newark graduate students  with high-school student and a ground-penetrating radar Forging the path
Geoscience program blossoms into statewide effort to broaden participation in science and engineering
Released  November 12, 2014

collage of students and faculty Igniting students' passion for science
Environmental scientists connect with community colleges and diverse communities to engage in STEM topics
Released  May 14, 2014


Events Calendar See All

June 1, 2015  - June 2, 2015
NSF Grants Conference - Tampa, FL
Outreach

June 17, 2015
ADVANCE IT and IT-Catalyst pre-proposal Technical Assistance Webinars
Webcast

June 23, 2015
ADVANCE IT and IT-Catalyst pre-proposal Technical Assistance Webinars
Webcast

June 29, 2015
Improving and Rewarding Openness and Reproducibility
Lecture




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