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WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON
Advancing technology education in rural high schools
The U.S. Department of Education announces grand-prize winner in the $600,000 Rural Tech Project.
Addressing the need for accessible blood (Pb) lead testing
Luminary Labs will design and produce a new challenge on behalf of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Delivering a solver support program
Luminary Labs will design and produce Phase 4bc of MagQuest on behalf of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.
Accelerating the development of Lyme disease diagnostics
How 10 innovator teams are meeting an urgent need for better Lyme disease testing.
Funding and accelerating innovative suicide prevention solutions
How the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' Mission Daybreak catalyzed investment in a problem that matters.
Connecting students with space careers
U.S. Department of Education just launched the Your Place in Space Challenge.
Reimagining career navigation
The U.S. Department of Education announced five finalists in the $1 million Future Finder Challenge to build digital tools that better support adult learners.
Reducing Veteran suicides
Mission Daybreak, the grand challenge from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, awarded $11.5 million to Phase 2 winners.
Increasing access to career and technical education
The U.S. Department of Education's new annual challenge series prepares high school students for rewarding careers.
Advancing interventions to improve math achievement
The Institute of Education Sciences announced finalists in the IES Learning Acceleration Challenges: Math Prize.
Expanding effective education models
Luminary Labs will design and produce Middle Grades CTE Accelerator on behalf of the U.S. Department of Education.
Advancing bioelectronic medicine
The Neuromod Prize is bridging the gap between early-stage research and clinical use, bringing innovative neuromodulation therapies to patients.
Designing a national challenge to inspire transformational STEM learning experiences
How CTE Mission: CubeSat brought space missions to high schools
Incubating a national cybersecurity teacher professional development initiative
How CTE CyberNet strengthened cybersecurity education in high schools
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- Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth
- Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation
- Grand Victoria Foundation
- Heritage Provider Network
- Humanity United
- Joyce Foundation
- Planned Parenthood
- Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
- Schmidt Futures
- Siegel Family Endowment
- National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
- National Institutes of Health
- U.S. Coast Guard
- U.S. Department of Education
- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
- U.S. Department of Homeland Security
- U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
- U.S. Food & Drug Administration