• Challenge Launches

    October 10, 2017

    A call to action invited STEM initiatives across the country to take collective action on STEM mentoring and maker-centered learning.

  • First Round Closes

    November 17, 2017

    First round applications were submitted to US2020 for evaluation.

  • Finalists Announced

    January 16, 2018

    Coalitions from across the country will be named finalists for the Challenge.

  • Second Round Closes

    January 26, 2018

    Second round applications are submitted to US2020 for evaluation.

  • STEM Collaboratory

    January 31 - February 1, 2018

    Finalists will come together for two days to share, learn, and inspire one another to build local movements and bridge the opportunity gap.

  • Winners Announced

    May 18, 2018

    A new cohort of coalitions will join the US2020 Learning Network, win prizes, and receive further US2020 support to promote STEM mentoring and maker-centered learning.