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JetBlue Foundation Supports STEM Programs in Puerto Rico

JetBlue Foundation awards $135,000 in grants to organizations investing in the island with a focus on STEM.

It’s not just money the airline donates – they also give in-kind support, mentoring, internships and more.  

Ursula Hurley, president, JetBlue Foundation shares:

“JetBlue and the JetBlue Foundation are dedicated to helping Puerto Rico in its long-term recovery and towards an even brighter tomorrow. Our focus is on investing in the next generation of aviation professionals, and ensuring they are prepared to join the industry. These grants are just one of more than 35 efforts we’ve taken to invest in Puerto Rico, and will fuel both the long-term success of the island and our industry.”

This year’s grant recipients include:

–       Ciencia Puerto Rico

–       EcoExploratorio

–       Inter American University of Puerto Rico (INTER)

–       INTER Aguadilla

–       INTER Bayamon

–       The Puerto Rico Aviation Maintenance Institute (PRAMI)

For more information on the JetBlue Foun