Upcoming Grants Related to STEM/Technology

 

National Science Foundation: STEM + Computing K-12 Education

Deadline: Jul 2, 2018

The STEM + Computing K-12 Education (STEM+C) Program focuses on research and development of interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary approaches to the integration of computing within STEM teaching and learning for preK-12 students in both formal and informal settings. The STEM+C program supports research on how students learn to think computationally to solve interdisciplinary problems in science...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant Program

Deadline: Jun 4, 2018

The Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) grant program helps rural communities use the unique capabilities of telecommunications to connect to each other and to the world, overcoming the effects of remoteness and low population density. For example, this program can link teachers and medical service providers in one area to students and patients in another....


 

National Science Foundation: Accelerating Discovery – Educating the Future STEM Workforce

Deadline: Jul 2, 2018

A well-prepared, innovative science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) workforce is crucial to the Nation’s prosperity and security. Future generations of STEM professionals are a key sector of this workforce, especially in the critical scientific areas described in the Big Ideas for Future NSF Investments. To accelerate progress in these areas, the next generation of...


 

National Science Foundation: Cybersecurity Innovation for Cyberinfrastructure

Deadline: Jun 4, 2018

The objective of the Cybersecurity Innovation for Cyberinfrastructure (CICI) program is to develop, deploy, and integrate security solutions that benefit the scientific community by ensuring the integrity, resilience, and reliability of the end-to-end scientific workflow. CICI seeks three categories of projects: 1. Secure Scientific Cyberinfrastructure: These awards seek to secure the scientific workflow by encouraging...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Community Connect Grant Program

Deadline: May 14, 2018

The Community Connect Program provides financial assistance organizations to provide service at the Broadband Grant Speed to all premises in currently unserved, lower-income, and extremely rural areas. Priority will be given to rural areas that demonstrate the greatest need for broadband services. Additionally, the program’s “community-oriented connectivity” concept will stimulate practical, everyday uses and applications...


 

Best Buy: Community Grant Program

Deadline: May 31, 2018

As a means to prepare underserved teens for the tech-reliant jobs of the future, the Best Buy Foundation seeks local and regional nonprofit partners offering out-of-school time programs that create hands-on access to technology education and tools that teens will need to be successful in their future schooling and careers. Programs should include hands-on learning...


 

Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation: Community Partner Grants

Deadline: May 11, 2018

Lowe’s Community Partners grant program helps build better communities by providing monetary assistance to nonprofit organizations and municipalities looking for support of high-need projects such as: building renovations/upgrades, grounds improvements, technology upgrades, and safety improvements. Amount: Grants range from $2,001 to $100,000, with most projects falling between $10,000 and $25,000. Eligibility: Tax-exempt nonprofit organizations and...


 

National Science Foundation: Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy, and Water Systems

Deadline: Sep 26, 2018

Humanity depends upon the Earth’s physical resources and natural systems for food, energy, and water (FEW). However, both the physical resources and the FEW systems are under increasing stress. It is becoming imperative that we determine how society can best integrate social, ecological, physical and built environments to provide for growing demand for food, energy...


 

Drucker Institute at Claremont Graduate University: The Drucker Prize

Deadline: Apr 30, 2018

The Drucker Prize recognizes an organization that best exemplifies Peter Drucker’s definition of innovation: “change that creates a new dimension of performance.” The Drucker Prize unfolds in two rounds. The first round is open to any nonprofit organization, while the second round is open to 50 selected semifinalists. Leaders of these semifinalists will then have...


 

National Science Foundation: Smart and Connected Health

Deadline: May 22, 2018

The Smart and Connected Health (SCH): Connecting Data, People and Systems program aims to accelerate the development and integration of innovative computer and information science and engineering approaches to support the transformation of health and medicine. Approaches that partner technology-based solutions with biomedical and biobehavioral research are supported by multiple agencies of the federal government...


 

Captain Planet Foundation: ecoTech Grants

Deadline: Jul 15, 2018

The mission of the Captain Planet Foundation is to give the next generation of environmental stewards an active understanding and love for the natural world in which they live. The Foundation funds and supports hands-on environmental projects that inspire and empower children and youth around the world as they work individually and collectively creating environmental...


 

National Science Foundation: Computer Science for All

Deadline: May 9, 2018

A key goal of Computer Science for All is to provide all U.S. students the opportunity to participate in computer science (CS) and computational thinking (CT) education in their schools at the preK-12 levels. CT refers to the thought processes involved in formulating problems and their solutions in such a way that the solutions can...


 

U.S. Department of Energy: Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program

Deadline: Mar 19, 2018

The Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program (MSIPP) seeks to enhance the participation of Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) such as Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUs), and Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs) in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines in order to increase representation of African Americans, Hispanics, and Native Americans...


 

U.S. Department of Energy: Innovative Technology Development to Enhance Fossil Power System Operability, Reliability, and Economic Performance

Deadline: Apr 5, 2018

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Energy Technology Laboratory’s Crosscutting Research Program aims to bridge the gap between the basic sciences and applied research as it relates to advanced energy systems that utilize domestic resources. Long-range transitional research is needed to support the identification and growth of novel concepts that will lead to scientific...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Native American Career and Technical Education Program

Deadline: Mar 19, 2018

The Native American Career and Technical Education Program (NACTEP) provides grants to improve career and technical education (CTE) programs that are consistent with the purposes of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act and that benefit Native Americans and Alaska Natives. The NACTEP will award programs that meet the following requirements: Propose organized...