TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Western Pa. school districts receive $20,000 grants

Daily Photo Galleries

Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 2:36 p.m.
 

The Allegheny Intermediate Unit's Center for Creativity gave $500,000 in grants to 25 school districts in Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Greene, Washington and Westmoreland counties.

Funded by the Claude Worthington Benedum and the Grable foundations, each $20,000 grant will be used to design and create spaces, such as classrooms and library areas, to engage students in science, technology, engineering, arts and math.

Winning districts are: Allegheny Valley, Avonworth, Baldwin-Whitehall, Blackhawk, Brentwood, Burrell, Butler Area, Canon-McMillan, Chartiers Valley, Clairton, Cornell, Elizabeth Forward, Fort Cherry, Fox Chapel, Gateway, McGuffey, North Allegheny, Plum, Quaker Valley, Seneca Valley, South Allegheny, Southeastern Green, Steel Valley, South Fayette and West Jefferson Hills.

The AIU received almost 90 grant applications.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Chryst returns home, named football coach at Wisconsin
  2. Pederson ousted as Pitt athletic director
  3. NFL notebook: Bears bench QB Cutler, turn to Clausen
  4. Pitt uses 2 2nd-half flurries to hold off Manhattan, 65-56
  5. Steelers notebook: Brown leads WRs in Pro Bowl voting, Bell 2nd at RB
  6. Carnegie man involved in police chase sues Pittsburgh and Homestead
  7. NHL notebook: Predators’ Neal fined $2,000 for embellishment
  8. Stock market jumps as Fed pledges patience in rate hikes
  9. Parent finds body in parking lot of Stanton Heights elementary school, prompting lockdown
  10. With 3 more players possibly affected, Pens’ mumps fight escalates
  11. Son charged in dismemberment death of Penn Hills couple
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.