STEM Nexus: Connecting Massachusetts' STEM Community

Current Projects

UMass Boston students working in a lab.

The STEM Advisory Council is focusing its resources on supporting three priority areas:

STEM Regional Networks

The Baker-Polito Administration and STEM Advisory Council continue to support the Commonwealth’s Regional STEM Networks through annual grant funding. The 2019 grant of $270,000 provided $30,000 to each of the 9 Regional STEM Networks to support their leadership in organizing STEM Week as well as aligning their focus areas with STEM Advisory Council priorities, listed above.

Grant Recipients

Berkshire County | $30,000
Boston | $30,000
Cape Cod | $30,000
Central | $30,000
Metro North | $30,000
Metro West | $30,000
Northeast | $30,000
Pioneer Valley | $30,000
Southeast  | $30,000

Grant Administration

Grant recipients are required to submit mid-year and year-end reports to the Department of Higher Education. Check back soon for the report template narrative and additional information.

Report Due Date
Mid-Year August 31, 2019
Year-End December 31, 2019
Funded Projects

Feb 27

Central MA STEM Network Meeting

May 14

Central MA STEM Network Meeting

STEM In the News
This website is supported by the STEM Pipeline Fund, a state trust account administered by the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education to support STEM initiatives.