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About The SEPA Program
The Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) Program funds grants for innovative educational programs.  Such projects create partnerships among biomedical and clinical researchers and K-12 teachers and schools, museums and science centers, media experts, and other educational organizations. SEPA is sponsored by the National Center for Research Resources (NCRR), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This website offers:
bullet K-12 & university level educational resources (such as classroom curricula, equipment, workshops, museum exhibits, and educational films, software, and websites) developed by SEPA grantees for teachers, students, families, and the general public
bullet Free downloadable classroom curricula directly from this website for teachers
bullet Information for potential SEPA grant applicants & current Project Investigators
bullet Descriptions, contact info, and website links for past and current SEPA projects
fact sheet image SEPA has been listed on the COPR-NIH Factsheet as the science education resource for K-12 and the general public
November 17, 2008
NCRR Report Fall 2007 NCRR Video Podcasting: Everything you didn't know about NCRR
( Required iTunes or QuickTime to view)
award NIH Funds 16 Science Education Partnership Awards
October 30, 2008
NCRR Report Fall 2007 Taking Science Education on the Road
NCRR Report Fall 2007
Vol. XXXI, No.4


Updated: January 16, 2009

SEPA Events Calendar
<January 2009>
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Upcoming Events
OMSI Traveling Exhibition:
1. Let's Get Active

2. Every Body Eats!
Sep. 27, 2008-Jan.4, 2009, Las Cruces Museum of Natural History, Las Cruces, NM
Jan.24-May 3, 2009, Palouse Discovery Science Center, Pullman, WA
May 23 - Sep. 13, 2009, OMSI, Portland, OR
Oct. 3, 2009-Jan.10, 2010, OMSI, Portland, OR
SEPA Directors Meeting:
May 18-20, 2009
St. Paul, MN
more info
    Other Useful Links:
National Center for Research Resources
National Institutes of Health
National Institutes of Health Office of Science Education
National Association of Health and Science Education Partnerships
This website is supported by a Science Education Partnership Supplement to West Virginia Health Sciences and Technology Academy Student Design Public Health Clinical Trials (R25RR23274) which is funded from the National Center For Research Resources, a component of the National Institutes of Health. This website was developed at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Its content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of NCRR or NIH.