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Bringing STEM to Life

Sponsored by the Helen and Will Webster Foundation and Azusa Pacific University, the Bringing STEM to Life program offers mini-grants to assist teachers of STEM subjects throughout Los Angeles County.

Individual grants range from $250-$900; group grants are available for up to $1,800 (groups of 2), $2,700 (groups of 3), and $3,600 (groups of 4).

To support teachers providing instruction, grants will be offered for any one or combination of the following four categories:

  1. Classroom or student resources
  2. Professional development
  3. Teacher resources (software, cloud-based curriculum, and supplementary materials)
  4. Virtual field trips or in-school presentations


Eligible applicants must teach:

  • TK/PK-12th grades
  • At a charter, public, private, or parochial school
  • In Los Angeles County or in close proximity to APU’s High Desert or Murrieta regional campuses.
Note: This information is current for the 2023-24 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.