Upcoming Grants Related to STEM/Technology

 

National Science Foundation: Advancing Informal STEM Learning

Deadline: Nov 8, 2016

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


 

Carnegie Corporation of New York and the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation: Heading off Nuclear Catastrophe

Deadline: Oct 24, 2016

The Carnegie Corporation of New York and the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation invite proposals for analytical work on reducing the risks posed by nuclear materials. The initiative seeks projects that will generate fresh thinking and new approaches that can be taken up by government and industry. Successful projects will: Demonstrate new approaches...


 

National Science Foundation: Smart and Connected Communities

Deadline: Nov 30, 2016

Smart and Connected Communities (S&CC) calls for integrative research and research capacity-building that, when undertaken with meaningful community engagement, will secure far-reaching impacts in physical, geographically-defined communities often consisting of diverse and varied populations. Generally, smart and connected communities are those that integrate people and information, communication, engineering and other technologies to improve the quality...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Engaging Students in Learning Mathematics Grades 6-8

Deadline: Nov 4, 2016

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) is seeking proposals to incorporate middle school classroom materials or lessons that actively engage students in tasks and experiences to deepen and connect their content knowledge. This award is for individual classroom teachers. Materials may be in the form of books, visual displays, slide shows, videotapes, or...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Equity in Mathematics Grants (6-8)

Deadline: Nov 4, 2016

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) is accepting applications for Equity in Mathematics grants for classroom teachers in grades 6-8. The purpose of the grant is to incorporate middle school classroom materials or lessons that will improve the achievement of student groups with a previous record of underachievement in math. Grants are awarded...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: 7-12 Classroom Research Grants

Deadline: Nov 4, 2016

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) is accepting proposals to support and encourage classroom-based research in pre-college mathematics education in collaboration with college or university mathematics educators. The award is for individual classroom teachers. The research must be a collaborative effort involving a college or university mathematics educator (a mathematics education researcher or...


 

New Mexico Commission for Community Volunteerism: AmeriCorps Grant (Competitive Pool)

Deadline: Nov 17, 2016

The AmeriCorps national service funding (competitive pool) is determined on the basis of a national competition and is selected by the Corporation for National & Community Service (CNCS). The New Mexico Commission for Community Volunteerism (the Commission) directs national service policy for New Mexico and directly administers funding awarded by the CNCS to support New...


 

Albuquerque Public Schools Education Foundation: Horizon Awards

Deadline: Oct 5, 2016

The Albuquerque Public Schools (APS) Education Foundation was established to promote private support of the district and its students. It mobilizes resources and develops community partnerships to support excellence in APS. The Horizon Awards will make grants in the following learning categories: STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math), Literacy, and Fine Arts. Grants may for...


 

Lexus Eco Challenge: Land and Water Challenge

Deadline: Oct 17, 2016

The Lexus Eco Challenge is a STEM contest for grades 6–12. In the Lexus Eco Challenge, student teams tackle environmental issues related to land, water, air, and climate, and create practical solutions while competing for prizes. The contest is broken into three main parts. The Land and Water Challenge is first, followed by an Air...


 

Intel: Sandoval County Grants

Deadline: Sep 21, 2016

Intel and the Rio Rancho Community Foundation have announced a launch in grant funding in Sandoval County. Intel grants will support programs/projects in the following areas: Education (in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, or STEM) Diversity Empowering Girls and Women Environment Quality of Life Entries will be judged on the following criteria: The impact of...


 

National Science Foundation: Building Innovation Capacity

Deadline: Oct 14, 2016

The Partnerships for Innovation: Building Innovation Capacity (PFI:BIC) program supports academe-industry partnerships which are led by an interdisciplinary academic research team collaborating with a least one industry partner. In this program, there is a heavy emphasis on the quality, composition, and participation of the partners, including their appropriate contributions. These partnerships focus on the integration...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Teacher Professional Development Grants (6-8)

Deadline: Nov 4, 2016

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) is accepting applications to support professional development to improve the competence in the teaching of mathematics of one or more classroom teachers. The proposal must delineate the teacher’s or teachers’ professional development plan and address how the proposed project will improve competence and affect student learning. Amount:...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Pre-K-6 Classroom Research Grants

Deadline: Nov 4, 2016

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Pre-K-6 Classroom Research Grants supports 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...


 

Google RISE Awards

Deadline: Sep 23, 2016

The Google RISE program supports and connects organizations around the world to increase equity in computer science (CS) education with a focus on girls, minorities who are historically underrepresented in the field, and youth from low-income communities. CS is defined as the study of computers and algorithmic processes, including their principles, their hardware and software...


 

Lowe’s Toolbox for Education

Deadline: Sep 26, 2016

The Lowe’s Charitable and Education Foundation Toolbox for Education grant program supports projects that encourage parent involvement in local schools and build stronger community spirit. This year, the Lowe’s Foundation is seeking ways to provide the tools that help educators and parent groups through today’s challenging times efficiently, while providing the greatest impact, with basic...