ERDC -- 2015 Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Broad Agency Announcement (BAA)

Funding Agency:
Department of Defense

The U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) seeks proposals under authority of the National Defense Education Act (1959) and under the Pre-Engineering Program (PEP) to stimulate young pupils in the sciences, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

ERDC solicits basic research proposals in the general DoD STEM Education and Outreach Program from colleges, universities, and non-profit organizations. Depending upon the availability of appropriated funds, ERDC may: (1) Make multiple awards under this BAA; and (2) Consider options exercisable for multi-year performance. Area of performance for proposals may be limited to one of the selected locations listed above or may address multiple locations. Funding is limited and proposals are primarily sought in the not-to-exceed $30,000 range; however, larger awards may be considered when appropriate.

Proposals in response to this announcement will be continuously accepted and evaluated from the date this announcement is published until 14:00 (CT) on 31 January 2016.

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Community Outreach and Engagement
Curriculum Development
Environmental & Life Sciences
Engineering and Physical Sciences

External Deadline

January 31, 2016