Sources

Organizations that offer assistance in education and research.
    Annenburg Foundation

  • The current grantmaking focus of this private foundation is pre-collegiate education, and specifically public school restructuring and reform, grades K through 12. These areas are of particular interest:
  • Public Education
  • K-12
  • Early Childhood Education in relation to public education at the primary level
  • Child Development and Youth Services

    AT&T Foundation

  • The foundation makes grants to projects that support lifelong learning, teacher training and parent participation in children's education; they look for initiatives that use technology to connect students, teachers and institutions of learning; and they encourage efforts to win student interest and involvement in mathematics, science and engineering.

    Autodesk Foundation

  • The foundation makes grants to projects that support lifelong learning, teacher training and parent participation in children's education; they look for initiatives that use technology to connect students, teachers and institutions of learning; and they encourage efforts to win student interest and involvement in mathematics, science and engineering.

    The J.C. Downing Foundation

  • The J.C. Downing Foundation supports innovative projects to empower human capabilities and enrich our environment. Using a venture capital approach, the Foundation often funds the early stages of a project's development and adds value to a project through active participation. The Foundation awards grants to qualified nonprofit organizations with specific, identifiable need in these areas of support:

  • Education and Human Development
  • Environmental Research and Preservation
  • Fine Arts
  • Sports and Athletics
  • Technology and Communications

    The Heinz Endowments

  • The Heinz Endowments are really two entities: the Howard Heinz Endowment, established in 1941, and the Vira I. Heinz Endowment, established in 1986. In addition to employing a joint management and program team, the foundations share a commitment to supporting programs in arts and culture, education, economic opportunity, children, youth and families, and the environment.

    J. P. Morgan

  • The Foundation makes charitable contributions to a wide range of organizations in the arts, education, the environment, health and human services, international affairs, and urban affairs.