Brighter Futures 2.0 STEM Career Connections
Science Technology Engineering & Math (STEM)
Project Team: Hal Lohn, Bruce Johnson, Chris Paynter
Project: Brighter Futures STEM Career Connections
Funding Amount: $233,333
Funding Agency: League for Innovation/Walmart Foundation
Description: The CPCC STEM division received a $233,333 STEMS Career Connection grant from Walmart Brighter Futures 2.0 and the League for Innovation. This grant will be used to develop and pilot a comprehensive training and student support system to meet the needs of low-income, low-skilled individuals and older youth. Students enrolled in the Career Connection program will acquire 21st century employment skills that lead to middle-skill STEM jobs and careers. This project is led by Hal Lohn, Bruce Johnson, and Chris Paynter, the CPCC STEM IT Team.