Grants Awarded in 2012
The IEEE Foundation awarded 39 grants totaling almost US$628,000. Your donations make it possible for the IEEE Foundation Grants Committee and IEEE Life Members Committee to fund projects of interest to IEEE members. Grants are awarded through the IEEE Foundation General Fund, the IEEE Life Members Fund and the IEEE Humanitarian Technology Fund. Grants are listed alphabetically by Fund.
IEEE Foundation General Fund
Accelerate: South Carolina’s Engineering LaunchPad a project of South Carolina Governor's School for Science and Mathematics Foundationwas awarded $50,000. IEEE Region 3 - Southern U.S.
Annual Intercollegiate Computer Game Showcase a project of IEEE Computer Society – Orange County Chapter was awarded $5,250. IEEE Region 6 - Western U.S.
ChickTech a project of Portland State University Section of the Society of Women Engineers was awarded $13,030. IEEE Region 6 - Western U.S.
Circuit Earth: Catch the Sun a project of IEEE was awarded $25,000. IEEE Region 1 - Northeastern U.S.
Engineering Discovery Program a project ofIEEE Dallas GOLD was awarded $11,500. Region 5 - Southwestern U.S.
Little Scientists a project of WIE Affinity Group, IEEE Ecuador Section, was awarded $5,000. IEEE Region 9 - Latin America.
Inspiring Emerging Engineers Explore Life Sciences a project of St. Judes Childrens Research Hospital was awarded $50,000. IEEE Region 3 - Southern U.S.
SMART Competition a project of Smart Education Foundation was awarded $75,000. IEEE Region 5 - Southwestern U.S.
We Served Too! Math, Science, and Technology Stars a project of We Serve Too! was awarded $37,500. IEEE Region 1 - Northeastern U.S.
IEEE Foundation Humanitarian Technology Fund (HTF)
E-healthNetworking for Rural Areas a project of Universidad de Los Andes was awarded $5,000.
IEEE Region 9 - Latin America.
Electronics to Promote Independent Living a project of ARC of New Jersey Inc. was awarded$4,240. IEEE Region 1 - Northeastern U.S.
Facilitation of Medical Expertise in Cancer a project of IEEE Krishna Institute of Engineering & Technology was awarded $897. IEEE Region 10 - Asia and Pacific.
Microhydro Power for the Maducayan Tribe of Mt. Province a project of Sibol ng Agham at Teknolohiya Inc. (SIBAT) was awarded$35,240. IEEE Region 10 - Asia and Pacific.
Teaching Women Solar Power – Guatemala a project of The Appropriate Technology Collaborative was awarded $16,800. IEEE Region 9 - Latin America.
IEEE Foundation Life Members Fund Grants (LMF)
Annual Engineering Students Exhibition and Contest a project of LOG'EL Project received $1,600
CORE-Community Outreach in Robotics Education a project of Whitney High School was awarded $23,275. IEEE Region 6 - Western U.S.
EESTEC Summer School a project of Electrical Engineering Students European Association LC Trieste was awarded $4,109. IEEE Region 8 - Africa, Europe, Middle East.
European BEST Engineering Competition (EBEC) a project of Board of European Students of Technology (BEST) received $11,466
GHTC 2012 Student Paper and Photo/Video a project of IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference was awarded $15,000. IEEE Region 6 - Western U.S.
GHTC 2012 Travel Support and IEEE.tv Funding a project of IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference was awarded$45,000. IEEE Region 6 - Western U.S.
IBETO - Innovations For a Better Tomorrow a project of IEEE Model EngineeringCollege Student Branch was awarded $4,000. IEEE Region 10 - Asia and Pacific.
IEEE Arizona Science Lab a project of IEEE Phoenix Section TISP was awarded $30,000. IEEE Region 6 - Western U.S.
Imagine the Possibilities! a project of OPEN Global Village was awarded $2,470. IEEE Region 5 - Southwestern U.S.
MED International (Pilot Phase) a project of Terraglobe Ministries International Inc was awarded $10,000. IEEE Region 8 - Africa, Europe, Middle East.
Sarnoff Study Center a project of College of New Jersey was awarded $19,800. IEEE Region 2 - Eastern U.S.
Satellites Transforming our Lives a project of National Electronics Museum was awarded $15,000. IEEE Region 1 - Northeastern U.S.
Strengthening LOG`EL Technology & Innovation Centre a project of LOG`EL PROJECT was awarded $24,000. IEEE Region 8 - Africa, Europe, Middle East.
Student Membership Drive Design Contest a project of IEEE Orange County Section EMBS Chapter received $4000
Third Mechatronics Engineering Week – UnB a project of Mecajun - Mecatrônica Júnior de Brasília was awarded $5,000. IEEE Region 9 - Latin America.
Tryengineering Training Program a project of IEEE Egypt Section – Tryengineering Group was awarded $20,000. IEEE Region 8 - Africa, Europe, Middle East.
Visible Electric Currents a project of Exploratorium was awarded $55,794. IEEE Region 6 - Western U.S.
Win the Green Future with STEM a project of Faculty of Technical Science, University of Novi Sad was awarded $19,500. IEEE Region 8 - Africa, Europe, Middle East.