Sponsored by Verizon Foundation
Eligibility: Public, Private, Charter, Other (including homeschool, 501 (c)(3) organizations)
Award(s): Awards vary.
Deadline(s): Applications are accepted year-round.
Focus: Engineering, Family/Social Services, Professional Development, STEM/STEAM/STREAM, Technology Education/Computer Science
Grade Level(s): 9-12, Adult, Higher Ed, 3-5, K-2, PreK, 6-8
Content Area(s): Mathematics, Science
Themes and Skills: Collaboration, Communication, Creativity, Critical Thinking, Innovation, Problem Solving
Description: The Verizon Foundation supports kindergarten through grade 12 education in science, education, technology, and mathematics (STEM); and domestic violence education and prevention for youth, women, and older adults. In STEM education, funding supports activities such as summer or after-school programs, teacher training, and research on improving learning in STEM areas through use of technology.
Eligible applicants are nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations, government agencies, hospitals or medical research organizations, public colleges and universities, and public and private elementary and secondary schools. Interested applicants are invited to contact local community relations managers to discuss potential projects.
Contact: Verizon Foundation
P.O Box 627
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920