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PennEast Opens STEM Grant Program

The PennEast Pipeline Company announced the opening of the PennEast Powering STEM Grant Program Cycle, which supplies grants of up to $10,000 to nonprofit organizations in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

The program looks to award organizations that:

*Incorporate energy exploration, distribution, use and/or environmental education into their curriculum;

*Provide individuals of all ages greater access to STEM education;

*Develop a workforce to meet the needs of the region’s continued position as a global energy leader;

*Promote hands-on learning, problem-solving, critical thinking and teamwork;

*Supporting general awareness about energy and environmental-related issues.

The PennEast Powering STEM Grant Program was established in 2014, awarding over $700,000 to organizations making a difference in the community.

Applications are due Oct. 6, 2017 and winners will be announced Oct. 24, 2017. For more information and to apply online, visit