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Updates to the Request for Proposals (RFP)

The 2015-2016 Michigan STEM Education Grants Program​​

March 17, 2016

  • In the Request for Proposals, Section 5. Eligibility Information, "Organizations receiving funds under Section 99h are not eligible" has been changed to "These funds cannot be used to support programs already funded by Section 99h funds for FIRST Tech Challenge or FIRST Robotics Competitions."
  • In the Request for Proposals, Section 7. Proposal Review Information Criteria, notice of an administrative review and declination by the Michigan Department of Education has been added to ensure that none of the proposals are for programs already receiving funding under Section 99h for FIRST Tech Challenge or FIRST Robotics Competitions.

March 16, 2016

  • In the Request for Proposals, Section 5. Eligibility Information, an eligibility criterion has been added requiring that awardees agree to abide by CMU non-discrimination policies.
  • In the Request for Proposals, Section 6, Important Dates, the text "Release of Request for Proposals: Tuesday, March 8, 2016" was removed because it was being confused with the deadline for submission of proposals.

March 10, 2016

  • In the Request for Proposals, Section 5. Eligibility Information, "Principal Investigator" has been changed to "Project Director".
  • In the Request for Proposals, Section 6.A General Guidance, the following text has been added to "Applicants are encouraged to communicate how their proposed project is responsive to the NRC recommendations and/or aligns with the Michigan K-12 Mathematics and Science standards, or other applicable educational standards:"

March 9, 2016

  • The end date for projects has been changed to May 31, 2017.
  • In the Request for Proposals, Section 5. Eligibility Information, the Limit on the Number of Proposals per Organization has been changed to "There are no restrictions or limits."

 Contact Information

2015-2016 Michigan STEM Education Grants Program
Central Michigan Science, Mathematics, Technology Center (SMTC)
EHS 132
Central Michigan University
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859
989-774-4387
smtc@cmich.edu
http://smtc.cmich.edu/

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