Grants are made possible by the 

WSST Foundation.

Grant Funding Available

The following grants are available, click on the blue link complete the on-line applications:

WSST Milton Pella Grant Application:

  (Minimum of five grants up to $1000 each.)  Proposals may include:

  • Costs of attending professional conferences (including sub reimbursement, registration etc.)
  • Purchase of technology and its innovative use in the classroom
  • After school (informal science) programs
  • Innovative curriculum development
  • WSST programs (Science Futures and Adventures)
  • Winners are expected to present their results at the next WSST conference
  • **Deadlines: January 1st 
Founders Grant Application:  

 (Maximum of $1,000) Reimbursement for course work. 
  • May include graduate work, PDP, or other professional development.
  • **Deadlines: January 1st 

Byerly Grant Application: 

($500) Awarded in this order of preference: 

The Byerly Grant is a memorial to Don Byerly. Don was instrumental in developing and sustaining Science World.  The grant, in the amount of $500.00 is to be used to improve the science classroom experience for students. Any WSST member is eligible for this grant, however the following order of preference is used to award the grant:  

  • Teacher or school is north of Highway 8,
  • Science World or Science Futures staff member,
  • Science World or Science Futures teacher participant,
  • WSST member with a worthy project 
  • **Deadlines: January 1st 

Front and Center Grant ($150 per grant)

  • Special grants awarded at WSST conference
  • Grants are applied for at the WSST conference 
  • Grants are awarded at banquet

Past Grant Winners

Founders 2015

  • Karen Olson 

Byerly 2015 
  • Hayley Prusak
Founders 2014
  • Katie Kastenson Schmidt
  • Amy Schiebel
Milton Pella 2014:
  • Susan Cohen

Founders 2013:  
  • Susan Enders ($650)
  • Katie Kastenson and Suzy Zietlow  ($1,000)

Milton Pella 2013: 

  • Julie Kautzer ($1,000)
  • Jennifer Grant ($1,000)
  • Brad Wysocki ($954)

Science Partnership 2013:  

  • Lisa Tauares ($1,000)

Don Byerly 2013: 

  • Debbie Petzel  ($380)


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