Upcoming Grants Related to STEM/Technology

 

Leadership Albuquerque: Project Awareness

Deadline: Aug 15, 2016

Project Awareness is an initiative of Leadership Albuquerque, an eight month program sponsored by the Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce for 40 mid- to senior- level executives from the private, public, and voluntary sectors of the Albuquerque community. Project Awareness was developed to increase public awareness of the services offered by non-profit organizations. In partnership...


 

AstraZeneca: Health and Science Innovation Challenge

Deadline: Jul 28, 2016

Through AstraZeneca’s corporate contributions program, it supports programs and initiatives that innovatively address the challenges to healthcare across the U.S. through its Health and Science Innovation Challenge. For example, how does understanding the science behind treatments help patients make better health decisions? What does it take to challenge a person to not only think differently...


 

American Honda Foundation

Deadline: Aug 1, 2016

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...


 

Toshiba America Foundation: Grants for Grades 6-12

Deadline: Aug 1, 2016

Toshiba America Foundation accepts applications from teachers who are passionate about making science and mathematics more engaging for their students. The Foundation’s goal is to improve student achievement in science and math. Projects should present student learning objectives that are realistic, directly related to the project, measurable, and attainable within the time period of the...


 

Howard Hughes Medical Institute: Inclusive Excellence

Deadline: Jul 12, 2016

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) aims to help higher education institutions build their capacity to effectively engage all students in science throughout their undergraduate years, especially those who come to college via nontraditional pathways, through the Inclusive Excellence competition. Through this initiative, HHMI will support colleges and universities that commit to measurably increasing their...


 

MacArthur Foundation: 100&Change

Deadline: Sep 2, 2016

Solving society’s biggest problems isn’t easy, but it can be done. 100&Change is a MacArthur Foundation competition for a $100 million grant to fund a single proposal that will make measurable progress toward solving a significant problem. 100&Change will select a bold proposal that promises real progress toward solving a critical problem of our time....


 

Best Buy Foundation

Deadline: Jul 1, 2016

The Best Buy Foundation seeks nonprofit partners with out-of-school time programs that create hands-on learning opportunities for teens to engage in learning, experimenting, and interacting with the latest technologies to build 21st century skills. Programs should use cutting edge technology such as computers, digital cameras, video cameras, and professional software in a wide range of...


 

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

Deadline: Aug 10, 2016

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. To achieve this objective, ITEST supports the development, implementation, and selective spread of innovative strategies for engaging students in experiences that: Increase student awareness...


 

Northrop Grumman Corporate Contributions Program

Deadline: Jun 30, 2016

Northrop Grumman’s philanthropy programs help to address the challenges facing the nation and the company’s local communities, and strives to meet the diverse needs of the people of those communities. The main focus of Northrop Grumman corporate contributions programs is science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education. It partners with local organizations that provide unique...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Food Security Challenge Area

Deadline: Jul 7, 2016

The Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) Food Security Challenge Area focuses on the societal challenge to keep American agriculture competitive and end world hunger by ensuring the availability and accessibility of safe and nutritious food. The long-term goal of the AFRI Food Security Challenge Area is to sustainably increase agricultural productivity and the availability...


 

Northrop Grumman Foundation: Fab School Labs

Deadline: Jun 17, 2016

Northrop Grumman and the Northrop Grumman Foundation are committed to expanding and enhancing the pipeline of diverse, talented STEM students globally. They provide funding to sustainable STEM programs that span from preschool to high school and through collegiate levels, with a major emphasis on middle school students and teachers. The Northrop Grumman Foundation Fab School...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: STEM and Hard-to-Staff Teacher Initiative

Deadline: Apr 8, 2016

The purpose of this initiative is to provides stipends to effective, highly effective, and exemplary STEM (grades 6-12), special education (K–12), bilingual (K–12), or other hard-to-staff teaching positions to serve in low performing (D/F) schools. These funds can be used as a stipend to recruit these hard-to-staff experts to teach in hard-to-staff schools or to...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: School In-Service Training Grants (6-8)

Deadline: May 6, 2016

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) is offering grants to provide financial assistance to middle schools for in-service education in mathematics. Schools may apply for funding for honoraria and expenses for consultants, materials, substitute time, and conference or workshop registrations. NCTM believes that creating effective classrooms and learning environments in every school and...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Elementary School In-Service Training Grants

Deadline: May 6, 2016

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) is offering grants to provide financial assistance to elementary schools for in-service education in mathematics. Schools may apply for funding for honoraria and expenses for consultants, materials, substitute time, and conference or workshop registrations. Amount: Up to $4,000 each. Eligibility: Schools with a current (on or before...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Hispanic-Serving Institutions STEM and Articulation Program

Deadline: May 3, 2016

The Hispanic-Serving Institutions STEM and Articulation Program supports eligible Hispanic-Serving institutions (HSIs) in developing and carrying out activities designed to increase the number of Hispanic and low-income students attaining degrees in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). This competition specifically acknowledges the importance of student-centered programs that will increase the number of...