Department Of Defense

Within the Department of Defense, each of the three major branches of the military funds STEM educational programs.

BRANCH

 

PROGRAM

 

DESCRIPTION

Air Force

 

Office of Scientific Research  

 

Discovers, shapes, and champions basic science that profoundly impacts the future Air Force.

Army

 

Army Educational Outreach Program

 

Engages and guides students and teachers in STEM education.

Navy

 

Office of Naval Research

 

Fosters an interest in, knowledge of, and study in science, technology, engineering and mathematics nationwide to ensure an educated and well-prepared naval and national STEM workforce. 

Misc.

 

National Defense Education Program

 

Fosters a new generation of scientists, mathematicians, engineers and technologists who will one day discover and problem solve in the nation's defense laboratories.