Science Initiative for Middle Schools (SIMS)
Science experiments can foster students’ curiosity and instill a love of learning, but they can also be costly to execute and can easily exhaust consumable materials for classroom projects.
ARCF’s SIMS program provides $500 awards to middle school science teachers to purchase consumable science materials.
SIMS is made possible by an endowed gift to ARCF from the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation.
In 2011, we awarded 285 science minigrants to teachers throughout the state. Read more>>