2018 Education Grant Winners

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2018 Education Grant Winners

The Laboratory Robotics Interest Group of New England is very pleased to announce five winners of our Education Grants!  Each successful project will be funded in the amount of $2000.00.  The competition was very strong this year and we want to thank all of the applicants for the high quality proposals!

  • Dual Language & Arts Magnet Middle School
    • Waterford, CT
    • FIRST Lego League Teams
    • Funding for one team
  • Francis W. Parker Charter Essential School
    • Devens, MA
    • Developing Robotics Curriculum through LEGO EV3/NXT Teacher Training
    • Funding for two teacher trainings at Carnegie Mellon University Robotics Academy
  • Lyme-Old Lyme Public High School, Regional School District #18
    • Lyme, CT
    • An introduction to Programming with Robots for high school students
    • Materials to expand VEX EDR program
  • Winchester High School
    • Winchester, MA
    • Designing Versatile and Adaptable Robots
    • Materials for expansion of robotics program
  • WL Chenery Middle School
    • Belmont, MA
    • Introducing Protein Modeling Kits to Increase Project Based Learning in the 8th Grade Life Science Curriculum
    • Funding for Edgerton Center’s protein modeling sets

The winners will be called upon to present a summary of their progress at upcoming LRIG meetings and on our web pages. Stay tuned!