Harford Community College

Harford Community College receives grant to boost STEM education

Harford Community College receives grant to boost STEM education

In an effort to attract and support more students in STEM majors, Harford Community College has been awarded a nearly $650,000 grant to provide scholarships over the next four years.

The National Science Foundation grant for $648,953 is designed to encourage academically talented students (a GPA of 3.0 or higher) with financial need to continue their education and pursue careers in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education, according to Tami Imbierowicz, associate professor of biology in the STEM division at HCC.

Grants of up to $10,000 per year will be available based on need and academic standing for students who major in biology and...

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