The goal of this program area is to support STEM informal educational programs that enhance public awareness of NASA missions and general scientific literacy for Iowa. The ISGC sponsors an annual competition with the Outreach Affiliates to award available funding for new and innovative projects. A partial list of projects and affiliates recently funded is shown below.
Informal Education Outreach – request for proposals
– Deadline: September 1, 2017
– Released: July 18, 2017
- Solar Eclipse Day Camp – Partnering with 4-H to help children experience the 2017 Solar Eclipse throughout the state of Iowa.
- Iowa Public Television: NOVA Ready Jet Go! Star Gazers
- Science Center of Iowa Star Party