Joseph Akkara, National Science Foundation
Erick Jones, National Science Foundation
What are the Broader Impacts of the Proposed Activity?
Part I addresses the following questions:
- How well does the activity advance discovery and understanding while promoting teaching, training, and learning?
- How well does the proposed activity broaden the participation of underrepresented groups (e.g., gender, ethnicity, disability, geographic, etc.)?
- To what extent will it enhance the infrastructure for research and education, such as facilities, instrumentation, networks, and partnerships?
- Will the results be disseminated broadly to enhance scientific and technological understanding? What are the potential benefits of the proposed activity to society?
Developing Successful Grant Proposals in STEM Education
Part II focuses on writing successful educational proposals for new trends in STEM education, from initial idea to submission-ready proposal. The segment will explore some of the challenges that proposal developers encounter, such as communicating broad ideas concisely, incorporation of ethical concepts and cultural awareness