Grants, Funding, Awards & Contests

For more STEM funding opportunities – state, federal and national private grants – and free grant writing services, check STEMfinity’s website.



Digital Discoveries: Lesson Plans using a Document Camera

Deadline: Saturday, June 30, 2018
Prize winning entry: HoverCam Solo 5 Document Camera
Write and submit an original lesson plan that captures your most creative use of a document camera in the classroom.


STEAM Activities Using Robotics Lesson Plans

Deadline: Saturday, June 30, 2018
Prize winning entry: Cubelets SIX Kit Robot Blocks
Submit an original lesson plan that relates to STEAM activities using robots.


The Frederick and Florence Bauder Endowment for the Support of Physics Teaching

Deadline: July 1, 2018
The Bauder Fund supports special activities in the area of physics teaching.


GreenWorks! Grants

Deadline: September 30, 2018
Project Learning Tree offers GreenWorks! grants up to $1,000 to schools and youth organizations for environmental service-learning projects that link classroom learning to the real world.


Equity in Mathematics Grants (grades 6-8)

Deadline: November 2, 2018
The purpose of this grant is to incorporate middle school classroom materials or lessons that will improve the achievement of student groups that have previous records of underachievement. For 2018-19, grants with a maximum of $8,000 each will be awarded to persons currently teaching mathematics in grades 6-8.


Grants with Rolling / Returning Deadlines

After School Advantage Program Funding

Afterschool Athletic Programs Funding

Digital Wish Grants

DiscoverE Collaboration Grant


Innovation and Research 3D Printing Grant

Karma for Cara Foundation

Toshiba America Foundation Grants Less Than $5K for Grades 6-12

Toshiba America Foundation Grants Greater Than $5K for Grades 6-12

Voya Foundation Grants

Whole Foods Community Giving Days