The is the charitable arm of ASM International, the world's largest association of materials-centric engineers and scientists.
Through its Living in a Material World program, the foundation will award twenty $500 grants for hands-on, curriculum-based K-12 projects that involve student observation, communications, mathematics, and science skills to enhance student awareness of the materials around them. The purpose of these grants is to enhance awareness of materials science and the role that materials scientists play in society.
K-12 teachers are eligible to apply.
For complete program guidelines and application instructions, see the ASM Materials Education Foundation website.