Martinson Family Foundation
Since 1998, Martinson Family Foundation has funded and guided dedicated programs at 20 universities to enhance STEM instruction for K-12 students. The Foundation typically provides three year grants to Schools of Education or Engineering at universities, primarily in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
The Foundation seeks innovation in curriculum, teaching methods, and professional development. A program objective is for science, math, and technology teachers and instruction to engage and encourage students to pursue engineering careers.
Grants range from $250 thousand to $2.0 million. Representative projects include:
Connected hundreds of K-12 teachers to share best practices in mathematics instruction
Advanced K-8 science curriculum and teaching practices