K-12 Mini-grants

David Smith, Discovery Center
Sister Margaret Ann Wallander, Silver Lake College
Lynn O'Brien, Nazareth College
Vickie Van Dresar, Ashland University
Jodi Weseman, American Chemical Society
Russanne Low, University of Minnesota


Mini grants to encourage K-12 interaction with F21 and build mini-networks at the ends of the PKAL F21 network. Teachers need to be in our conversation

  • invite K-12 teachers to one morning or afternoon session at a regional meeting ($ for mileage, tolls, food, room(?))

  • invite K-12 teachers to a meeting with an individual F21 to explore issues ($ for gas, food)

  • promote F21 to go to K-12 school ($ for gas)



Varies by grant -

Up to $200

Total budget not to exceed $2,000 in the first year and $1,000 in the second year