Grants Awarded in 2014
Your donations make it possible to fund innovative projects of interest to IEEE. Each year the IEEE Foundation receives many more requests to its Grants Program than it is able to support. This year, The IEEE Foundation Grants Committee and IEEE Life Members Committee identified 16 worthy projects, conducted all around the world, and awarded a total of US$407,568 in grants.
Grants are awarded through the IEEE Foundation Fund, the IEEE Humanitarian Technology Fund and the IEEE Life Members Fund.
IEEE Foundation Fund
IEEEXtreme 8.0 Competition a project of IEEE Student & Young Professional Programs was awarded $22,500. IEEE Region 1 - Northeastern U.S.
Making the World a Better Place a project of Texas State University, Dept of Computer Science was awarded $21,450. IEEE Region 5 - Southwestern U.S.
Spectrum 50th Anniversary Events a project of IEEE Spectrum was awarded $61,000. IEEE Region 1 - Northeastern U.S.
Finch Robots for AP CS Sonoran Science Academy was awarded $3,000. IEEE Region 5 - Southwestern U.S.
LeAp's STEM Program a project of Learning Through an Expanded Arts Program, Inc. was awarded $10,000. IEEE Region 1 - Northeastern U.S.
Transforming Institutions a project of Discovery Learning Research Center at Purdue University was awarded $15,000. IEEE Region 4 - Central U.S.
Smart Energy Corps a project of Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative was awarded $30,990. IEEE Region 3 - Southern U.S.
"Hands-On STEM" Summer Camp a project of Core Element was awarded $61,478. IEEE Region 3 - Southern U.S
IEEE Foundation Humanitarian Technology Fund (HTF)
Renewable Energy in the Andean Highlands a project of State University of New York (SUNY) College of Environmental Science and Forestry was awarded $10,000. IEEE Region 9 - Latin America
Ghanaian Virtual Library for Universities a project of Rural Integrated Relief Service - Ghana was awarded $9,700. IEEE Region 8 - Africa, Europe, Middle East
Making Humanitarian Work Sustainable a project of Pontifical Catholic University of Peru was awarded $11,675. IEEE Region 9 - Latin America
IEEE Foundation Life Members Fund Grants (LMF)
Robotics Mobile Lab (RML) a project of IEEE Tryengineering Group was awarded $35,000. IEEE Region 8 - Africa, Europe, Middle East
Regional Science and Technology Camp 2014 a project of LOG'EL Project was awarded $2,000. IEEE Region 8 - Africa, Europe, Middle East
La TechLa Powered by Black Girls CODE and LSA a project of The Mentoring Center was awarded $85,000. IEEE Region 6 - Western U.S.
IEEEmadC 2014 - Global a project of IEEE Student Branch Osijek was awarded $9,775. IEEE Region 8 - Africa, Europe, Middle East
Documenting the History of the LMC a project of IEEE History Center was awarded $19,000. IEEE Region 1 - Northeastern U.S.