Upcoming Grants Related to STEM/Technology

 

Foundation for Rural Service

Deadline: Sep 15, 2018

The Foundation for Rural Service (FRS), in cooperation with the National Cable and Telecommunications Association (NTCA)–The Rural Broadband Association to sustain and enhance the quality of life in America by advancing an understanding of rural issues. FRS will provide annual grants for programs in rural communities served by NTCA members. Grants support local efforts to...


 

Autism Speaks: Family Service Grants

Deadline: Aug 31, 2018

Autism Speaks funds programs that provide people with autism with social and educational experiences. Current opportunities include: 1. NXT GEN Coders Program: Powered by GameStop and administered by Autism Speaks, grants will support programs to teach people with autism of all ages critical coding and computer programming skills. Applicants must be established organizations that offer...


 

New Mexico Library Foundation: STEM Innovation Grant

Deadline: Nov 30, 2018

The Funding Priority of the STEM Innovation Grant is library services specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM), and the environment. Eligible STEM Innovation grant requests include programs or projects that: Provide students* developmentally appropriate opportunities to grow an innate interest in STEM Provide professional development opportunities that improve and develop the...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Pilot Program for Cybersecurity Education Technological Upgrades for Community Colleges

Deadline: Aug 29, 2018

The Pilot Program for Cybersecurity Education Technological Upgrades for Community Colleges is designed to support projects at institutions of higher education (IHEs) that provide technological upgrades for cybersecurity education programs at community colleges. The National Science Foundation’s Advanced Technological Education (ATE) Program has awarded large grants to three community colleges to operate centers that support...


 

National Science Foundation: Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Education and Human Resources

Deadline: Dec 11, 2018

The National Science Foundation (NSF) plays a leadership role in development and implementation of efforts to enhance and improve STEM education in the United States. Through the NSF Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE) initiative, the agency continues to make a substantial commitment to the highest caliber undergraduate STEM education through a Foundation-wide framework of investments....


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Teacher Professional Development Grants (Pre-K-5, 6-8, and 9-12)

Deadline: Nov 2, 2018

The purpose of this grant is to support professional development to improve the competence in the teaching of mathematics of one or more classroom teachers. For 2019-20 grants of a maximum of $3,000 will be awarded to person(s) currently teaching at the grades Pre-K-5, 6-8, and 9-12 levels. For Pre-K-5: The proposal must delineate the...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Connecting Mathematics to Other Subject Areas Grants (9-12)

Deadline: Nov 2, 2018

The purpose of this grant is to create senior high classroom materials or lessons connecting mathematics to other fields. For 2019-20 grants with a maximum of $4,000 each will be awarded to persons currently teaching mathematics in grades 9-12. Materials may be in the form of books, visual displays, computer programs or displays, slide shows,...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Using Music to Teach Mathematics Grants

Deadline: Nov 2, 2018

The purpose of this grant is to incorporate music into the elementary school classroom to help young students learn mathematics. For 2019-20, grants with a maximum of $3,000 each will be awarded to persons currently teaching mathematics in grades Pre-K-2 level. This award is for individual classroom teachers or small groups of teachers collaborating in...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Equity in Mathematics Grants (6-12)

Deadline: Nov 2, 2018

The purpose of this grant is to incorporate classroom materials or lessons that will improve the achievement of student groups that have previous records of underachievement, sometime identified by race, gender, region, or culture. For 2019-20, grants with a maximum of $8,000 each will be awarded to persons currently teaching mathematics in grades 6-12. This...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Improving Students’ Understanding of Geometry Grants

Deadline: Nov 2, 2018

The purpose of this grant is to develop activities that will enable students to better appreciate and understand some aspect of geometry that is consistent with adopted standards. For 2019-20, grants with a maximum of $4,000 each will be awarded to persons currently teaching at the grades Pre-K-8 level. The project should include applications of...


 

National Science Foundation: Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Education and Human Resources

Deadline: Oct 1, 2018

The National Science Foundation (NSF) plays a leadership role in development and implementation of efforts to enhance and improve STEM education in the United States. Through the NSF Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE) initiative, the agency continues to make a substantial commitment to the highest caliber undergraduate STEM education through a Foundation-wide framework of investments....


 

Project Learning Tree: GreenWorks! Grants

Deadline: Sep 30, 2018

Project Learning Tree (PLT) offers GreenWorks! grants up to $1,000 to schools and youth organizations for environmental service-learning projects that link classroom learning to the real world. Students implement an action project they help design to green their school or to improve an aspect of their neighborhood’s environment. The projects provide opportunities for student leadership...


 

TD Bank Group: TD Ready Challenge

Deadline: Jul 27, 2018

The TD Ready Challenge will fund organizations that offer solutions for a problem statement that is connected to one of the four drivers of change of the Ready Commitment (the Bank’s new corporate citizenship platform): Financial Security, Vibrant Planet, Connected Communities, and Better Health. The 2018 TD Ready Challenge problem statement focuses on Financial Security....


 

Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation: Toolbox for Education grants

Deadline: Sep 28, 2018

Through its support for public education, Lowe’s works to close the funding gap facing many schools today. Projects should fall into one of the following categories: technology upgrades, tools for STEM programs, facility renovations, and safety improvements. Projects should address a critical need and align with Lowe’s company purpose: to help people love where they...


 

Mozilla: Art and Advocacy Exploring Artificial Intelligence

Deadline: Jul 6, 2018

Mozilla Art and Advocacy Exploring Artificial Intelligence will support technologists and media makers who help the public understand how threats to a healthy internet affect their everyday lives. It seeks projects that explore artificial intelligence and machine learning. In a world where biased algorithms, skewed data sets, and broken recommendation engines can radicalize YouTube users,...