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Female participant in Australia Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships programApplications being accepted for Australia Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships

May 4, 2016

ORAU has partnered with the Australian Government to seek U.S. and Canadian applicants for Australia’s Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships, an internationally competitive, merit-based scholarship program that promotes study, research or professional development opportunities between Australia and the world.

Earth Day at ORAUORAU employees donate more than 11,600 pounds of recyclable materials for Earth Day 2016

April 26, 2016

For the seventh year in a row, ORAU coordinated an annual event in conjunction with Earth Day to encourage employees to bring in unwanted items from home to recycle.

Students prepare for summer break but learning opportunities are just beginning for teachers

May 17, 2016 - ORAU will host several free professional development workshops to provide East Tennessee educators the opportunity to engage in hands-on activities and enhance their STEM knowledge.

ORAU awards two teachers with $5,000 Extreme Classroom Makeover grants

March 31, 2016 - Students and teachers at Shannondale Elementary School and South Clinton Elementary School were surprised by ORAU, which made visits to the schools and presented each a $5,000 grant as runners-up in the 2016 ORAU Extreme Classroom Makeover competition.

ORAU awards $30,000 Extreme Classroom Makeover to Austin East Magnet High School

March 28, 2016 - Austin East Magnet High School math teacher Rhea Carmon has won a $25,000 technology makeover for her classroom as the grand prize winner of ORAU’s 2016 Extreme Classroom Makeover competition.


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2016 Education Grants

Education Grant Winners

K-12 teachers and administrators in Anderson County can now submit proposals for the 2016 Education Grants program.