UCOR, a federal cleanup contractor in Oak Ridge, is accepting applications for education grants between $500 and $1,000.
The grants will support science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, or STEM, projects.
The grant applications are open to public school teachers in eight counties: Anderson (including Oak Ridge and Clinton City schools), Campbell, Knox, Loudon, Morgan, Roane, Scott, and Union.
“Teachers in those counties are welcome to apply, but applications should focus on STEM,” a press release said. “For instance, a music teacher might apply for a grant for a math-related project within the field of music.”Read more