Upcoming Grants Related to STEM/Technology

 

Samsung: Solve for Tomorrow Contest

Deadline: Nov 9, 2017

The Solve for Tomorrow contest is a nationwide contest that challenges public school teachers and students in grades 6-12 to show how STEAM can be applied to help improve their local community. The contest will occur according to the following timeline: Through November 9, 2017: Teachers from across the country complete the Solve for Tomorrow...


 

Vodafone Americas Foundation: Wireless Innovation Project

Deadline: Mar 5, 2018

The Wireless Innovation Project seeks to promote innovation and increase implementation of wireless related technology for a better world. The Project will fund the best innovations using wireless related technology to address critical social issues around the world. Applicants must demonstrate a multi-disciplinary approach that uses an innovation in wireless-related technology to address a critical...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Designing Innovative Lessons and Activities for Mathematics Teaching (K–8)

Deadline: Nov 3, 2017

Designing Innovative Lessons and Activities for Mathematics Teaching grants seek to embolden a team of passionate math educators to develop and share fun, creative, and original lessons and activities. It supports the process of mathematics educators involved in collaboration. The Mary P. Dolciani Halloran Foundation sponsors this grant to support synergy of ideas. Mary Dolciani...


 

SPIE Education Outreach Grants Program

Deadline: Jan 31, 2018

SPIE is an international society advancing an interdisciplinary approach to the science and application of light. As part of its education outreach mission, SPIE provides support for optics and photonics related education outreach activities. The award process is competitive; applications are judged on their potential to impact students and increase optics and photonics awareness. The...


 

National Science Foundation: Cyberlearning for Work at the Human-Technology Frontier

Deadline: Jan 8, 2018

The Cyberlearning for Work at the Human-Technology Frontier program supports learning technology (or cyberlearning) research that integrates both learning and technological goals to enable radical improvements in learning within educational and work environments. Cyberlearning research in this program should be informed by the convergence of multiple disciplines: education and learning sciences, computer and information science...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Science Education Partnership Award (R25)

Deadline: Nov 20, 2017

The Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) is presented through the National Institute of Health (NIH) in partnership with the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS). SEPA supports P-12 and informal science education (ISE) activities that: (1) enhance the diversity of the biomedical, behavioral and clinical research workforce; and (2) foster a better understanding of...


 

National Science Teachers Association: Shell Science Lab Challenge

Deadline: Dec 15, 2017

The annual Shell Science Lab Challenge Competition recognizes exceptional and innovative science educators to recognize outstanding middle and high school programs for their exemplary approaches to science lab instruction utilizing limited school and laboratory resources. The Shell Science Lab Challenge will showcase the work of teachers, representing their schools, who submit innovative, replicable strategies to...


 

The Beacon: Technology Teacher Grant

Deadline: Dec 9, 2017

The Technology Teacher grant will provide teachers with funding for classroom supplies, educational subscriptions, apps for students, and more. The program encourages teachers to submit tech-focused lesson plans that: Teach students why technology is important (and how to use it) in the subject Include a detailed description of lessons, handouts, homework assignments, etc., plus a...


 

Toshiba America Foundation: Grants for Grades K-5

Deadline: Oct 1, 2017

Toshiba America Foundation (TAF) grants fund the projects ideas and materials teachers need to innovate in their math and science classrooms. TAF is interested in funding projects designed by teachers or small teams of teachers for use in their own schools. The Foundation believes that science and mathematics are exciting fields in which all students...


 

Toshiba America Foundation: Grants for Grades 6-12

Deadline: Nov 1, 2017

Toshiba America Foundation (TAF) grants fund the projects ideas and materials teachers need to innovate in their math and science classrooms. TAF is interested in funding projects designed by teachers or small teams of teachers for use in their own schools. The Foundation believes that science and mathematics are exciting fields in which all students...


 

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission: Scholarship and Fellowship Education Grant, Faculty Development Grant, and Trade School and Community College Scholarship Grant

Deadline: Oct 30, 2017

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s (NRC’s) Scholarship and Fellowship Education Grant, Faculty Development Grant, and Trade School and Community College Scholarship Grant are detailed below: 1. Scholarship and fellowship grants: The primary objective is to support scholarships or fellowships for nuclear science, engineering, technology, and related disciplines to develop a workforce capable of supporting the...


 

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...