Grants

Fund for the City of New York

To provide renewed support for the Sloan Awards for Excellence in Teaching Mathematics and Science in New York City Public High Schools

  • Amount $1,425,000
  • City New York, NY
  • Investigator Mary McCormick
  • Year 2013
  • Program Initiatives
  • Sub-program New York City Initiatives

This grant provides five years of continued support to the Fund for the City of New York for the administration of the Sloan Awards for Excellence in Teaching Science and Mathematics, an annual awards program that honors exceptional math and science teaching in New York City’s public high schools. Selected by a distinguished independent committee of scientists, educators, and civic leaders, each of seven yearly awardees receive $5,000 with an additional $2,500 going to his or her school to strengthen its science and mathematics program. Grant funds support the administration of the awards, selection of candidates, press and media outreach, and an annual ceremony honoring the winners.

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