Our classroom visits, equipment loans, and workshops are free thanks to our generous sponsors.

Advancing Science is now approved to receive Educational Improvement Tax Credits, please visit our EITC page for more information. 

Please contact your PA legislators to encourage continued and increased funding for Advancing Science and Science in Motion. 
The consortium is referred to in legislation as the Higher Education/Basic Education Science and Technology Partnership.
Click here to find your legislator and their contact information.

Contact advancingscience@gettysburg.edu for more information or to suggest potential sources of funding. 

 
Gettysburg College
1994-Present
Gettysburg College houses the program and provides extensive in-kind support including maintenance and technical support.
 
NOAA
 2006-2007, 2009-2012, 2015-present
Three grants from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration have provided general operating funds for an environmental science mobile educator in grade K-12 classrooms .
 
PA Department of Education
2000 - Present
The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania through the Department of Education has provided general operating funds for our work with grade 5-12 classrooms.


Drink Works - Whirley Cup
 2015-Present
Drink works corporation has partnered with Advancing Science for a second year in a row to provide general program funding through the PA EITC program. 
 
waste management
 2016-Present
Waste Management donated general program funding through the PA EITC program. 
 
sheetz logo
2015 - Present
The Sheetz company generously donated gas gift cards during the 2015-16 and 2016-17 school year

 
pnc
 2015-2016
PNC Bank provided general program funding through the PA EITC program. 
 

 2014-2016
Teva Pharmaceuticals provided general program funding through the PA EITC program. 
 
PA DEP
2008 - 2014
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has awarded several grants to fund environmental education workshops and support classroom services.  


 The Hoffman Trust


 2014-2015
The Hoffman Trust funded services to Adams County schools. 
 
2013-2014
The Glatfelter Foundation funded services to the Spring Grove area.
 TE Connectivity 1990s - 2012
The TE Connectivity Foundation has funded a variety of equipment purchases over the years and provided operating funds for work at the elementary level.  The most recent grant (2012) provided funds for 16 laptops.  Previous grants awarded under the name of Tyco/AMP.
 2011
Advancing Science received an equipment grant as part of Vernier's 30th Anniversary Celebration.  Two class sets of Vernier LabQuests and one class set of Vernier SpectroVis Plus were provided.
  2011
The Kunkel Foundation provided an equipment grant to purchase a second class set of digital microscope cameras.