How To Apply

Request for Proposal

Partnership logos of MiSTEM Network, EGLE, and MDE.

Grant Overview 

To encourage new and innovative approaches to STEM education in Michigan K-12 classrooms, the state Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) and the MiSTEM Network will award up to $200,000 in grants in FY 2022 to support the implementation of problem-, place-, and project-based (3P) learning. 

Application Deadline

Submit a completed grant application using the online form by 5:00pm on April 12, 2022. 

Grant Award Information

  • Awards are from $5,000 up to $20,000
  • A minimum of $100,000 of this total funding is specifically available for grants to support programs expanding or institutionalizing Great Lakes Freshwater STEM education.
  • Priority for the remaining $100,000 will be given to programs focusing on STEM topics or issues integrating computer science. 
  • Geographic and demographic diversity will be a consideration in awarding funds. 
  • Award period is June 1, 2022 - June 30, 2023.


For the full Request for Proposal click here

For a list of Fresh Water Education Programs Database click here

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