Funding & Grant Opportunities
Some of these have rolling deadlines, others have federal fiscal year related deadlines.
Kinder Lab Robotics
This is a list of STEM/STEAM grants available for preK – elementary schools.
Opportunities at the K – 12 level. Scroll down to see program descriptions:
For undergrads. Scroll down to see program descriptions:
STEM Grants list
These STEM grants are available for K-12 & nonprofits.
The NEA Foundation
Helps school districts to get funding for labs, etc. One of their goals is to increase educational opportunities for high-need students.
U.S. Dept. of Education
They have some SEED grants available, along with other resources, including how to get IES funding or a Pell grant.
Massachusetts Life Sciences
They have grants for equipment for middle schools & high schools. Not every school district is eligible since they’re trying to target urban or lower-income students.
Funding for afterschool STEM programs – a list.
PLTW (Project Lead the Way)
For elementary – high school, for computer science, biomedical, & engineering.
Grants-in-Aid of Research is more for funding undergraduate & graduate level research. Sigma Xi is also a good job or internship search site.
This is a list of federal grants for different levels.
Society for Science – STEM action grants
$5000 grants for nonprofits.
General education grants list (not necessarily just STEM)
They have lists of grants for 501(c)(3) nonprofits. You may have to pay to get full access, though.