Grants, Funding & Awards


NSF Funds Next-Gen Network Research

The National Science Foundation has granted seven awards of $300,000 each to university research projects that aim to develop next-generation network technologies.

Deadline Extended: 2014 Campus Technology Innovators Awards

The deadline for the 2014 CT Innovators Awards has been extended to March 3.

5 Colleges and Universities Awarded NCWIT Academic Alliance Seed Fund

Faculty and staff at five colleges and universities have received top awards in the National Center for Women & Information Technology's Academic Alliance Seed Fund — a program that financially supports efforts to recruit and retain women in technology disciplines.

Only 2 Weeks Left To Nominate a Campus Technology Innovator

Our tenth annual awards program recognizes institutions, technology project leaders and vendor partners that have used technology in new ways to support teaching, learning, administration and operations.

USC Gets Funding Momentum for Digital Humanities

The University of Southern California (USC) has received $1.9 million to support research and expand its digital holdings in the humanities. The grant comes from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, which specifically supports research universities and scholarship in the humanities as one of its funding areas.

Kaplan EdTech Accelerator Accepting Applications for Mentor Program

Kaplan EdTech Accelerator, a program designed to foster startups focused on education technology, is accepting applications through May 5.

Program Aims to Educate Students on Trading and Risk Management

More than 50 colleges and universities are preparing students for careers in the capital markets, thanks to software donated by Trading Technologies.

Internet2 Extends Reach to Smaller Colleges and Universities

Internet2 is broadening its support to include smaller colleges and universities that are not necessarily research institutions but that nevertheless have "notable research projects and cyberinfrastructure needs."

Arizona State U Charter School Wins $2.9 Million i3 Grant

A charter school system sponsored by Arizona State University will receive a sizable grant from the United States Department of Education in order to integrate the use of technology into its classrooms.

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.