Sponsored by Shell Oil Company
Eligibility: Private, Public, Other (including homeschool, 501 (c)(3) organizations), Charter
Award(s): Awards vary.
Deadline(s): Grant applications are accepted year-round.
Focus: Career and College Readiness, Career and Technical Ed (CTE), Engineering, Equity and Diversity, Professional Development, STEM/STEAM/STREAM, Technology Education/Computer Science, Technology Equipment/Devices, Underserved Populations/At Risk
Grade Level(s): K-2, 6-8, 3-5, 9-12, Higher Ed, Adult
Content Area(s): Mathematics, Science
Themes and Skills: Critical Thinking, Innovation, Problem Solving
Description: Shell makes educational grants in the communities in the United States where Shell Oil Company has a major presence. Grant requests related to education must focus on energy awareness with special publics. These include increasing interest in technical careers among students, and professional development in science and mathematics for educators. Funding is provided to support programs in kindergarten through grade 12 that are designed to boost students’ mathematics and science skills. Shell also funds projects at vocational and technical schools where chemical and refinery operators and technicians are trained. At the university level, Shell supports programs that aid engineering and geoscience students and departments. Of particular interest are programs in mathematics, science, and technology that engage women or girls and minority students, and within academic institutions that have ethnically diverse enrollments.
Contact: Shell Oil Company
P.O. Box 4749
Houston, TX 77210-4749