Five local school districts will receive a share of more than $2.5 million dollars in STEM funding that’s being distributed to schools in Indiana.
Mishawaka, South Bend and LaPorte schools will receive around $75,000.
Concord Schools will get nearly $55,000.
Plymouth Schools will get around $50,000.
The STEM Acceleration Grant helps schools increase students’ access to STEM courses, programs and resources.
This year, more than 70% of school districts awarded a grant have one or more schools that are currently working to become STEM Certified Schools.