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Past Grants

For information on grant offerings please see K-20 Opportunities (Activities and Opportunities for U of M Faculty and K-12 Teacher Resources).

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GRANT ACRONYMS

College and Department Abbreviations: Funding Agency Abbreviations:
  • College of Arts and Sciences (CAS): Chemistry (Chem), Mathematics (Math), Physics
  • College of Education, Health and Human Sciences (CEHHS): Instruction & Curriculum Leadership (ICL), Instructional Design & Technology (IDT)
  • Fogelman College of Business & Economics (FCBE)
  • Herff College of Engineering (HCOE): Biomedical Engineering (BE), Civil Engineering (CE)
  • Institute of Intelligent Systems (IIS)
  • School of Public Health (SPH), Social and Behavioral Science (SBS)
  • Student Success Program (SSP)
  • City of Memphis, Division of Public Works (CMDPW)
  • Improving Teacher Quality (ITQ)
  • Intermodal Freight Transportation Institute (IFTE)
  • Math Science Partnership (MSP)
  • Memphis Research Support Consortium (MRSC)
  • National Science Foundation (NSF)
  • Office of Naval Research (ONR)
  • Race to the Top (RTTT)
  • Shelby County Schools (SCS)
  • State of Tennessee (ST)
  • Tennessee Higher Education Commission (THEC)
  • University of Memphis (UM)
  • U.S. Dept. of Education (USDOE)
  • U.S. Dept. of Transportation (USDOT)
  • Women’s Foundation for Greater Memphis (WFGM)

PAST GRANT INFORMATION

Name of Grant

Funding   Agency

Years   Funded

Amount

College

Dept.

Principal   Investigator

(HE,   P-12)

Common Core in the Algebra Classroom

THEC   ITQ

2012-13

$74,998

CEHHS

ICL

D. Owens

P-12

mMinD (Mobiles, Math INquiry and Data)STEM PD Grant

THEC

2012-13

$199,752

CEHHS

IDT

M. Grant

P-12

Professional Development for Gr. 5-8   STEM Teachers in Three TN Counties-STEM PD

RTTT

2012-13

$199,000

CAS

Physics

D. Franceschetti

P-12

Project 21: TN 21st Century Community Learning Centers Subcontract from SCS

SCS

2012-13

$66,000

CAS

Tigers   Teach

K. Whicker

P-12

Project SET, NSF Subcontract-Loyola-Marymount

NSF

2012-13

$171,671

CEHHS

ICL

C. Anderson

P-12

Strengthening Mid-Level Math Skills in Mid-South HS

THEC   ITQ

2012-13

$75,000

CAS

Tigers   Teach

K. Whicker

P-12

Tigers Teach Grant

RTTT

2009-14

$750,000

CAS

Math

A. Windsor

HE

Transforming a Civil Engineering Curriculum Through GIS Integration

NSF-CCLI

2010-13

$199,350

HCOE

CE

S. Ivey

HE

Water, Water, Everywhere Environmental Engineering in Mid South Water ITQ

THEC

2012-13

$199,964

CEHHS

ICL

A. Powell

HE

Total STEM Education Grant Funding at U of M:  

 $ $1,935,735.00

 

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