A vision without resources is just a hallucination…”

Dr. Joseph DeSimone, 2008 Lemelson –MIT Prize Recipient       

The Future is N.E.A.R. is made possible by the generous support and grant funding from the following organizations.  Without their support, this program and the opportunities that it provides to our students would not be possible.  
 Grant Funding Generous Support  


2003-2006 Research Experiences for Teachers (RET / RET-Nano)  
Dow Chemical Company Drexel University College of Engineering

1999, 2005, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Angstrom Scientific  
North Penn Educational Foundation


Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc.  
National Science Teachers Association


Engineering Project In Community Service High School  
Toyota Tapestry Large Award


Purdue University  
Toshiba Foundation


Project Lead the Way  
Dominion Foundation

ING Unsung Heroes