March 2, 2006
Purdue has received a $1 million grant from Bechtel Chairman Emeritus Stephen Bechtel, Jr., university officials announced yesterday. The grant -- renewable for up to four additional years -- will expand the university's educational research efforts to foster an interest in science and engineering in K-12 classrooms.
Stephen Bechtel, Jr. Gives $1 Million to Alma Mater
Read the Purdue press release.