2023-02-16 19:00News

American Water Charitable Foundation Awards $375,000 through STEM Education Grant Program

The American Water Charitable Foundation proudly announced that it awarded a combined total of $375,000 to 25 organizations in 11 states across the U.S., supporting communities served by American Water through the 2022 STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) Education grant program.

“The American Water Charitable Foundation is proud to partner with organizations that provide students access to educational STEM-focused curricular and extracurricular programs,” said Carrie Williams, President, American Water Charitable Foundation. “The STEM Education grant program will help inspire students of all ages to learn about the importance of STEM and related career opportunities.”

The 2022 STEM Education grant recipients are:

  • Silicon Valley Education Foundation
  • PS Science
  • American River Parkway Foundation
  • We Care Solar
  • Peoria Friendship House
  • Sun Foundation for Advancement in the Environmental Sciences and Arts
  • Edwardsville Children’s Museum
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Mississippi Valley
  • Girl Scouts of Kentucky’s Wilderness Road Council
  • Fayette County Public Schools
  • Seed St. Louis
  • Challenger Learning Center of St. Louis
  • Students 2 Science
  • Girl Scouts of Central & Southern New Jersey
  • YMIC Foundation
  • Venture Outdoors
  • ACLAMO Family Centers
  • YMCA of Wilkes-Barre
  • Reflection Riding Arboretum and Nature Center
  • YMCA of Metropolitan Chattanooga
  • Girls Incorporated of Chattanooga
  • Hopewell High School
  • Wesley Housing Development Corporation of Northern Virginia
  • Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences of West Virginia
  • Marshall University Foundation

Read the full release here.

Topics: AWCF

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With a history dating back to 1886, American Water (NYSE: AWK) is the largest and most geographically diverse U.S. publicly traded water and wastewater utility company. The company employs approximately 6,500 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and regulated-like drinking water and wastewater services to an estimated 14 million people in 24 states. American Water provides safe, clean, affordable, and reliable water services to our customers to help keep their lives flowing.