Saxena Family Foundation Grants – $5,000 to $50,000 – accepted year-round

Research Program – $500,000 to $5,000,000 – Jan 1 through Feb 15 and Jul 1 through Aug 15, annually
January 3, 2022
Science and Technology Education Grants – Awards vary – accepted on a rolling basis
January 3, 2022

Sponsored by The Saxena Family Foundation

Eligibility:            Public, Charter, Other (including homeschool, 501 (c)(3) organizations)

Award(s):           Average awards range from $5,000 to $50,000.

Deadline(s):       Applications are accepted year-round.

Focus:   Career and College Readiness, Career and Technical Ed (CTE), Engineering, Equity and Diversity, Literacy, Adult, Literacy, PreK-12, Professional Development, STEM/STEAM/STREAM, Technology Education/Computer Science, Technology Equipment/Devices, Underserved Populations/At Risk

Grade Level(s):  K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12, Higher Ed, Adult

Content Area(s):             Mathematics, Physical Education, Science

Themes and Skills:          Critical Thinking, Innovation, Problem Solving

State(s):              National

Description:       The Saxena Family Foundation has a particular focus on initiatives that promote US science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education and the empowerment of girls, female children, and young women so that they have equal rights later in life. The foundation focuses on empowerment programs to include economic, educational, and political empowerment of women through literacy programs, jobs, and life-skills training. Previous grantees have included schools, universities, and nonprofit organizations.

Nonprofit 501(c)(3) and 509(a) organizations are eligible to apply. Organizations cannot be a private foundation under section 509(a). For-profit organizations are not eligible for funding. Churches and religious organizations may be eligible to receive funding for activities that are nonsectarian and benefit the larger community. Applications may be submitted by email.

Contact:              The Saxena Family Foundation