Welcome to the Global E-STEM Awards Application!  

About the Global E-STEM Awards

 The North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) and Pratt & Whitney believe that E-STEM is a great way for young people to build the problem solving skills needed to address today’s environmental challenges. The Global E-STEM Awards program will provide funding of up to $15,000 USD for Innovation Grants and $50,000 USD for Excellence Prizes to nonprofit organizations and their partners for E-STEM programs that engage students ages 11–22 The overall goal of this program is to increase students’ environmental literacy, build STEM skills and interest, and create pathways to environmental careers.

Applications will only be accepted in English and from eligible nonprofit organizations.

Refer to the Request for Proposals for more detailed information about the Pratt & Whitney Global E-STEM Innovation Grants, including eligibility, timeline, benefits, selection criteria, and grantee requirements.

Submissions are due by 11:59 PM U.S. Eastern Time on Monday, July 8, 2024 (convert to your time zone).

Applicant Webinar
View the recording of our applicant webinar. The webinar goes through the application and shares tips and tricks for submitting a strong proposal.

For any questions, please email the Global E-STEM team at estem@naaee.org or visit our FAQ. If you experience any technical issues, please contact Submittable here.

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  If you are an individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to apply for this challenge on this site due to your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting us at estem@naaee.org.

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