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Grants for Educators

The deadline for the educational grant is April 2, 2021.

The Minneapolis - St Paul Post of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME-MSP Post) annually offers educational grants for up to $3,000.00 for elementary and secondary schools. A fundamental goal of SAME is … To promote an understanding of, and appreciation for, the engineering related disciplines and to help the young people in our communities be better prepared to become our future engineers …

The SAME-MSP Post requests applications from schools and classroom teachers who are committed in supporting the math and sciences that support future engineering-related career opportunities.  We are encouraging all grade levels to participate. 

Applications for these grants will be reviewed on the following criteria:

  • Creativity and quality of proposed project
  • Demonstrated demand or need for the project
  • Support of the Minnesota or Wisconsin math and/or science academic standards

Elementary and secondary teachers / schools that are promoting the math and sciences within a 100-mile radius of the Minneapolis – St Paul area are encouraged to apply.

Complete information on the application process is available in the following information packets - if you have problems accessing the documents, please email Chris Erickson

   SAME School Grant K-12 2021 (DOC format)

   SAME School Grant K-12 2021 (PDF format)

   Summary Awarded Educational Grants 2009-2020 (PDF format)