RFQ

RFQ

Applications are now closed for the STEM Learning Ecosystems Initiative. We will announce selected communities on August 21, 2015.

Courtesy TASC

The STEM Funders Network has invited communities across the United States to apply for this opportunity. All communities, regardless of the stage of their ecosystem development, are required to fully complete the application process in this national initiative. Please note: Only one application from each community will be accepted. Our intent is for invited communities to organize stakeholders and coordinate one application.

Read the STEM Funders Networks STEM Learning Ecosystems Initiative Request For Qualifications here.

Timeline

Release RFQ
stemecosystems.org
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Release STEM Learning Ecosystems Toolkit Website
stemecosystems.org
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Initiative and RFQ Overview Webinar
Join here
Thursday, June 25, 2015
10:00-11:30 am PST/1:00-2:30 pm EST
Technical Assistance Webinar
Join here
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
10:00-11:30 am PST/1:00-2:30 pm EST
Applications Due (NOTE: Deadline Has Passed)
stemecosystems.org
Friday, July 31, 2015
5:00 pm PST/ 8:00 pm EST
Announce Selections Friday, August 21, 2015
Community of Practice Convening #1 November 11-12, 2015 in Washington, DC
Monthly Community of Practice Virtual Meetings September 2015 – September 2016
Community of Practice Convening #2 Spring 2016 (Date and Location TBA)

RFQ Technical Assistance

The STEM Funders Network will provide technical assistance for the request for qualifications process via webinar, where staff and funding members will provide an overview of the project, submission guidance and opportunity for questions. View the webinar archives and download materials by following the buttons below.

Thursday, June 25: 10:00 am—11:30 am PST/ 1:00 pm—2:30 pm EST

Wednesday, July 15: 10:00 am—11:30 am PST/ 1:00 pm—2:30 pm EST

Recordings of the webinars are available to all applicants. In addition, the STEM Funders Network will post questions and responses on the Frequently Asked Questions page.

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