Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers


  • Type: Foundations
  • Source: National Science Foundation
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  • Award Min: $1,200,000.00
  • Award Max: $2,000,000.00
  • Quantity: Unknown


  • Deadline: Feb 11, 2014

The categories of proposers eligible to submit proposals to the National Science Foundation are identified in the Grant Proposal Guide, Chapter I, Section E.

He Innovative Technology Experiences For Students And Teachers (ITEST) Program Supports Projects That Build Understandings Of Best Practice Factors, Contexts And Processes Contributing To Students' Motivation, Participation, Enhanced Interest In And Capabilities To Successfully Pursue STEM And/or STEM Cognate (e.g., Information And Communications Technology (ICT), Computing, Computer Sciences, Data Analytics, Among Others) Domain Intensive Education Programs And Careers. ITEST Seeks To Ensure A High-quality STEM Workforce That Can Meet U.S. Technology Needs By Supporting Projects That: (1) Increase Students' Awareness Of STEM And Cognate Careers; (2) Motivate Students To Pursue Appropriate Education Pathways For STEM And Cognate Careers; And/or (3)provide Students With Technology-rich Experiences That Develop Disciplinary-based Knowledge And Practices, And Non-cognitive Skills (e.g., Critical Thinking And Communication Skills) Needed For Entering STEM Workforce Sectors. ITEST Is Funded By H-1B Visa Revenues In Direct Response To Current Concerns About Effectively Responding To Extant And Emerging Areas Requiring Specialists At All Levels And In All Fields Of Science, Technology, Engineering, And Mathematics (STEM), Including Cognate Domains.

Additional Info:
Staff Directory David B. Campbell Email: Phone: (703) 292-5093 Fax: (703) 292-9044 Room: 885 S Organization: (DRL) Title: Program Director Organization: (EHR) Title: Program Director