AFFIRM’s grant program supports nonprofit organizations that focus on STEM leadership and workforce development programs. Each year, AFFIRM awards grants to promote the continued education of well-deserving students. AFFIRM annually determines the dollar amount of grants based on financial contributions received by the organization.
Grants Guidelines and Process
- AFFIRM grant awards are a one-time award
- Grant awards require reporting on use of AFFIRM funds and participation in AFFIRM programming
- Each year, nonprofit organizations are selected for a rigorous evaluation to ensure the organization’s mission and capabilities align with AFFIRM’s mission
- Evaluation includes review of the organization’s mission, strategy, program expenses, administrative expenses, overall financial health, operating plan, programming, students impacted, and placement in STEM careers
- An interview process will contribute to AFFIRM making a final decision on recipients
- The nonprofit(s) receiving AFFIRM grants will be highlighted at the AFFIRM Leadership Awards Celebration
2021 Grant Recipients
Will be announced in July 2021.
Past Grant Recipients
- Black Girls CODE
- Hispanic Heritage Foundation
- Year Up