Promoting Innovation in Science and Mathematics

About the Award

Burroughs Wellcome Fund supports teaching professionals in their efforts to provide quality hands-on, inquiry-based activities for their students.  PRISM promotes excitement for science and mathematics in the classroom by providing funds for materials, equipment, and supplies related to the implementation of high quality curriculum and activities in the classroom.  

This award provides up to $3,000 for one year to cover the cost of equipment, materials, and supplies.  An additional $1,500 may be requested for professional development related to the implementation of new equipment or use of materials in the classroom.  Awards are made to teaching professionals that hold a professional educator's license to teach in a North Carolina K-12 public school.

Eligibility Requirements

Please review PRISM's Request for Proposal for complete eligibility requirements.

Questions

View the Frequently Asked Questions page.

If your question is not answered after reviewing the FAQs, email mscott@bwfund.org with "2018 PRISM" as the subject line.