Support for educational research programs that advance the availability and use of information related to engineering and applied technologies, programs conducted by engineering educators that encourage women to undertake careers in engineering, and projects to improve access to engineering information for students and faculty of educational institutions in developing countries.
No grants to individuals, or for general operating expenses, or for equipment, general overhead, capital campaigns, conferences, scholarships, assistantships, doctoral candidates, or fellowships; no loans.
Initial applications are not accepted online. Non-U.S. institutions are required to submit an affidavit of equivalency, and/or name of intermediary organization. Application guidelines available on foundation web site
Application form not required.
Applicants should submit the following:
Statement of problem project will address
Listing of board of directors, trustees, officers and other key people and their affiliations
Copy of current year's organizational budget and/or project budget
Detailed description of project and amount of funding requested
Copy of IRS Determination Letter
Copy of most recent annual report/audited financial statement/990
Initial approach: Proposal via surface mail
Copies of proposal: 5
Board meeting date(s): Apr. and Oct.
Deadline(s): Feb. 28 and Aug. 31
Final notification: Within 30 days of board meeting