Upcoming Grants Related to STEM/Technology

 

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

Deadline: Dec 12, 2017

The fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) hold much promise as sectors of the economy where we can expect to see continuous vigorous growthin the coming decades. STEM job creation is expected to outpace non-STEM job creation significantly, according to the Commerce Department, reflecting the importance of STEM knowledge to the US economy....


 

NewSchools Venture Fund: Ignite Virtual Accelerator Program – Early Learning Challenge

Deadline: Aug 31, 2017

NewSchools Ignite supports entrepreneurs working to address the most pressing gaps in PreK-12 education technology. Through this work, NewSchools’ seeks to cultivate high-impact, sustainable, and scalable innovations that will improve academic and social outcomes for children. Over time, it hopes to help all stakeholders better understand what it takes to develop high quality digital tools...


 

National Science Foundation: Discovery Research PreK-12

Deadline: Nov 14, 2017

The Discovery Research PreK-12 program (DRK-12) seeks to significantly enhance the learning and teaching of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and computer science (STEM) by preK-12 students and teachers, through research and development of STEM education innovations and approaches. Projects in the DRK-12 program build on fundamental research in STEM education and prior research and development...


 

National Science Foundation: Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace – Medium Projects

Deadline: Oct 10, 2017

The Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) program’s goals are are aligned with the Federal Cybersecurity Research and Development Strategic Plan (RDSP) and the National Privacy Research Strategy (NPRS) to protect and preserve the growing social and economic benefits of cyber systems while ensuring security and privacy. The RDSP identified six areas critical to successful cybersecurity...


 

National Science Foundation: Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace – Frontier Projects

Deadline: Oct 20, 2017

The Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) program’s goals are are aligned with the Federal Cybersecurity Research and Development Strategic Plan (RDSP) and the National Privacy Research Strategy (NPRS) to protect and preserve the growing social and economic benefits of cyber systems while ensuring security and privacy. The RDSP identified six areas critical to successful cybersecurity...


 

National Science Foundation: Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace – Small Projects

Deadline: Nov 15, 2017

The Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) program’s goals are are aligned with the Federal Cybersecurity Research and Development Strategic Plan (RDSP) and the National Privacy Research Strategy (NPRS) to protect and preserve the growing social and economic benefits of cyber systems while ensuring security and privacy. The RDSP identified six areas critical to successful cybersecurity...


 

National Science Foundation: Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace – Cybersecurity Education Projects

Deadline: Dec 13, 2017

The Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) program’s goals are are aligned with the Federal Cybersecurity Research and Development Strategic Plan (RDSP) and the National Privacy Research Strategy (NPRS) to protect and preserve the growing social and economic benefits of cyber systems while ensuring security and privacy. The RDSP identified six areas critical to successful cybersecurity...


 

National Science Foundation: Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Pathways into Geoscience

Deadline: Oct 10, 2017

The National Science Foundation’s Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE) initiative supports a coherent set of investments to address immediate challenges and opportunities that are facing undergraduate STEM education, as well as those that anticipate new structures (e.g., organizational changes, new methods for certification or credentialing, course re-conception, cyberlearning) and new functions of the undergraduate learning...


 

National Science Foundation: Advancing Informal STEM Learning

Deadline: Nov 6, 2017

The Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) program seeks to advance new approaches to and evidence-based understanding of the design and development of STEM learning for the public in informal environments; provide multiple pathways for broadening access to and engagement in STEM learning experiences; advance innovative research on and assessment of STEM learning in informal environments;...


 

National Science Foundation: Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science

Deadline: Oct 10, 2017

The National Science Foundation’s (NSF’s) Directorate for Engineering (ENG) and the Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) have joined to support the Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science program. This program supports active long-term collaborative partnerships between K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering, Computer and Information Science, and Mathematics (STEM)...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Classroom Research Grants (7-12) and (PreK-6)

Deadline: Nov 3, 2017

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Classroom Research Grants support and encourage classroom-based research in pre-college mathematics education in collaboration with college or university mathematics educators. The research must be a collaborative effort involving a college or university mathematics educator (a mathematics education researcher or a teacher of mathematics learning, teaching, or curriculum) and...


 

American Honda Foundation

Deadline: Aug 1, 2017

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. Its funding priority is youth education, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, the environment, job training, and...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Equity in Mathematics

Deadline: Nov 3, 2017

Equity in Mathematics grants seek to incorporate middle school classroom materials or lessons that will improve the achievement of student groups that have previous records of underachievement. This award is for individual classroom teachers or small groups of teachers collaborating in one grade or across grade levels. Proposals must address the following: the mathematics content...


 

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

Deadline: Nov 3, 2017

Improving Students’ Understanding of Geometry Grants seek to develop activities that will enable students to better appreciate and understand some aspect of geometry that is consistent with adopted standards. The project should include applications of geometry to, for example, art, literature, music, architecture, nature, or some other relevant area and may integrate the use of...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Engaging Students in Learning Mathematics Grant (6-8)

Deadline: Nov 3, 2017

Engaging Students in Learning Mathematics grants seek to incorporate middle school classroom materials or lessons that actively engage students in tasks and experiences to deepen and connect their content knowledge. Materials may be in the form of books, visual displays, slide shows, videotapes, or other appropriate medium. Materials may not be calculators, computers, or related...