Grants, Funding & Awards


Dream It. Code It. Win It. Competition Launches

TradingScreen, the MIT Club of New York, the MIT Enterprise Forum of NYC and NYCPromise have launched a programming competition for college students.

Video Surveillance Company Issuing Security Grants to Colleges

Colleges short on funds but seeking a way to ramp up video surveillance at their locations may want to go after one of the grants being issued over the next year by Video Insight.

Arizona State Intros Crowdfunding Platform for Student, Faculty Projects

Arizona State University has begun experimenting with a crowdsourcing platform that solicits charitable contributions to support specific student and faculty research projects.

Florida State U Gets Millions To Create STEM Workshops for Teacher Training

The Florida Department of Education has awarded a STEM research center at Florida State University $14.3 million in new grants to build a professional development program for teachers and build up the state's online collection of science, technology, engineering and math curriculum resources.

Call for Entries: 2014 Campus Technology Innovators Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2014 CT Innovators Awards.

Silicon Mechanics To Donate $190,000 High-Performance Computing Cluster

Silicon Mechanics will donate a complete high-performance computing cluster, worth approximately $190,000, as part of its third Annual Research Cluster Grant competition.

Save the Date: 2014 Campus Technology Innovators Awards

The call for nominations for the 2014 CT Innovators Awards will begin Jan. 6.

25 Programs To Receive $134 Million in Federal Funds

The United States Department of Education recently published its list of the 25 programs that will receive funding in the fourth round of the Investing in Innovation (i3) competition. Those programs will receive a combined total of $134 million before the end of the year.

Snapshot: Federal Higher Ed R&D Spending by Agency

Federal funding for university research and development has fallen off for the first time since 1974. Two agencies accounted for the decline.

Businesses and Nonprofits Increase Higher Ed R&D Spending as Federal and State Contributions Decline

Businesses and nonprofit organizations increased their contributions to higher education R&D in fiscal 2012 while state and federal contributions dipped.