Upcoming Grants Related to STEM/Technology

 

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,...


 

National Science Foundation: Research Experiences for Undergraduates

Deadline: Aug 22, 2018

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) is a National Science Foundation (NSF)-wide program that supports active participation in science, engineering, and education research by undergraduate students. REU proposals are welcome in any of the research areas supported by NSF, including the priority areas and cross-cutting areas that NSF has identified for its programs. The REU program...


 

National Science Foundation: Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST)

Deadline: Aug 8, 2018

ITEST is a program that promotes PreK-12 student interests and capacities to participate in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) and information and communications technology (ICT) workforce of the future. ITEST supports research on the design, development, implementation, and selective spread of innovative strategies for engaging students in experiences that: Increase student awareness of...


 

Constellation: E2 Energy to Educate Grants

Deadline: Oct 1, 2018

Constellation is a supplier of power, natural gas, renewable energy, and energy management products and services for homes and businesses across the continental United States. Constellation E2 Energy to Educate grants inspire students to think differently about energy. Through this unique grant program, Constellation has offered over 100,000 students in grades 6-12 and college opportunities...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs – Partnership Grants

Deadline: Jul 13, 2018

Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) encourages eligible entities to provide support, and maintain a commitment, to eligible low-income students, including students with disabilities, to assist the students in obtaining a secondary school diploma (or its recognized equivalent) and to prepare for and succeed in postsecondary education. Grant activities must include...


 

U.S. Department of Commerce: Regional Innovation Strategies

Deadline: Aug 29, 2018

The Regional Innovation Strategies (RIS) Program empowers communities to provide proof-of-concept and commercialization assistance to innovators and entrepreneurs and operational support for organizations that provide essential early-stage funding to startups, building platforms from which they can best leverage public and private sector infrastructure investments in broadband and digital connectivity, transportation, education, and beyond. The RIS...


 

AstraZeneca Health and Science Innovation Challenge

Deadline: Jul 31, 2018

AstraZeneca Health and Science Innovation Challenge supports programs that meet one of the following objectives: Present a new approach, tool, or technology to help solve a health challenge Build knowledge and skills in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math among K-12 or undergraduate students Applications should address the following criteria: Respond to an...


 

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Artificial Intelligence and the Healthcare Consumer Challenge

Deadline: Jun 20, 2018

Over the years, Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions have increasingly been used by patients and providers alike to drive efficiencies and improve the healthcare experience overall. There is a great opportunity to create AI-enabled technology that helps consumers make better, more informed health decisions. In particular, tools using AI have the opportunity to provide a more...


 

American Honda Foundation

Deadline: Aug 1, 2018

The America Honda Foundation’s mission is to help meet the needs of American society in the areas of youth and scientific education by awarding grants to nonprofits, while strategically assisting communities in deriving long-term benefits. The Foundation’s funding priority is youth education, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, the environment, job training,...


 

The Audacious Project

Deadline: Jun 10, 2018

The Audacious Project is a collaborative approach to funding ideas with the potential to create change at thrilling scale. Housed at TED, the project is a partnership between some of the most respected organizations in philanthropy and the public. The project is attempting to address a major frustration faced by the world’s change-makers. Without access...


 

National Science Foundation: Community College Cyber Pilot Program

Deadline: Jul 2, 2018

Cyberspace is a complex ecosystem that involves computer hardware, software, networks, data, people, and integration with the physical world. Society’s overwhelming reliance on this complex system has exposed fragility and vulnerabilities that defy existing cyber-defense measures. Corporations, agencies, national infrastructure, and individuals continue to suffer cyber-attacks. To protect America’s economic prosperity and security in the...


 

National Geographic Society: Participatory Science

Deadline: Jul 10, 2018

The National Geographic Society seeks to support participatory science through the development or innovative use of data-driven, technology-powered tools that will increase the understanding, preservation, and protection of our planet. Applicants should design and/or implement tools that support citizen science work, particularly data collection or data analysis, in ways that create learning experiences for citizen...


 

Small Business Administration: Federal and State Technology Partnership Program

Deadline: Jun 20, 2018

The mission of the Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Innovation and Technology, which bears responsibility for administering the Federal and State Technology (FAST) Program, is to strengthen the technological competitiveness of small businesses across the country through coordination of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs. The FAST...


 

Entertainment Software Association

Deadline: Jun 22, 2018

The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) Foundation seeks to harness the collective power of the interactive entertainment industry to create positive social impact in communities. It will support geographically diverse projects and programs that benefit American boys and girls of all races and religions. The ESA Foundation is prioritizing projects that serve girls and minority youth....


 

Stanford Center of Philanthropy and Civil Society: Digital Impact Grants

Deadline: Jun 25, 2018

Digital Impact Grants are awarded for two types of projects: scholarly research and sector advancement. The aim is to support research, prototypes, and shared learning that can help donors and social sector organizations use digital data safely, ethically, and effectively to improve their work. Research grants are for academic teams exploring questions of scholarly interest...