The Realize Science Technology Grant provides $10,000 worth of cutting-edge science education equipment and curriculum tools to teachers across the country. Those awarded grants will receive new hand-held video microscopes with software to take still pictures, video, time lapse movies, etc., and accompanying curriculum books with lessons designed to meet both state and national science standards.
The grant is sponsored by private educational groups: STR—School Technology Resources and Real Curriculum. STR is looking for creative, innovative and educationally valuable uses of hand-held video microscopes in this competitive grant based on the quality and value of the submissions.
The deadline for applications is April 30, 2009. Notification of grant awards will be sent out by May 15, 2009. For more information and to download an application form, visit the grant web page at http://www.schooltr.com/Teacher_Resources/realize_science_grant.html