JerseyCAN has just released a new report, Preparing the Children of Today for the Jobs of Tomorrow: A Window into STEM Education in New Jersey , highlighting STEM innovations across New Jersey. JerseyCAN met with over 70 individuals and organizations leading pioneering work in STEM education including: superintendents, principals, teachers, students, think tanks, foundations, corporate […]
PennEast Pipeline Company recently announced the PennEast Powering STEM Grant Program at a Think About Energy Briefing at Lehigh Career & Technical Institute. The PennEast Powering STEM Program awards grants up to $10,000 each to local programs focused on the study of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Applications are due on or before February 17, 2017, […]
Businesses surrounding New Jersey’s five military installations would receive tax credits and small business loans aimed at fueling the innovation economy under legislation that passed the Assembly Appropriations Committee today.
Support for Assembly Bill 2516 (DeAngelo, Pinkin, Tucker) On behalf of our 20,000 member companies, the New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA) would like to express our SUPPORT for Assembly Bill 2516 (DeAngelo, Pinkin, Tucker) which provides incentives for certain businesses associated with military installations. From the invention of the SCR-271 radar to many […]
On Thursday, the Senate Higher Education Committee passed A-1668 (Schaer, Jasey)/ S-354 (Kean), which establishes the New Jersey Commission on Higher Education and Business Partnerships to foster innovation in New Jersey. The commission, which would include NJBIA as one of its members, would report annually on ways to stimulate academic-industrial collaboration in R&D and workforce […]