Funding for science, technology, engineering and mathematics education (STEM) is one of the most active and growing fields of philanthropy. This article will give you a packed synopsis of some of the main avenues to K-12 STEM funding, including eight main approaches that frequently attract funds, and links to funders throughout.
In giving for science education, there are some foundations and initiatives looking to sweep the nation with massive coordinated efforts. And then there are others simply trying to help worthy and innovative organizations to make a difference with kids in their own backyards. American Honda Foundation is firmly in the latter camp, making mid-range, five-figure grants with a soft spot for informal education programs.