Big Deal Media

Funding & Recognition

Funding opportunities, grants, and recognition awards.

Google Coding Competition

May 01, 2019


Student Contest to Develop Open Source Software

Google Code-in is a contest to introduce pre-university students (aged 13–17) to open source software development. In the fall, Google chooses more than a dozen open source organizations to participate. The organizations create an extensive list of three- to five-hour tasks for students to work on. The tasks are categorized as Code, Documentation/Training, Outreach/Research, Quality Assurance, and Design.

grants for underserved students

Apr 15, 2019


Grants to Close the Opportunity Gaps Affecting Achievement

NWEA offers Educators for Equity Grants to foster academic growth among underserved students, including those who are economically disadvantaged and English learners. Proposed programs should be equity-focused, evidence-based, culturally relevant to students served, and explicitly designed to improve academic opportunities and outcomes.

Women in Math Mentoring

Apr 15, 2019


Grants to Advance Women’s Expertise in Mathematics

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) has administered the NSF–AWM Travel Grant Program for Women since 1988, supporting both travel to domestic or foreign research conferences and, more recently, longer-term visits with a mentor. The Mathematics Travel Grants provide full or partial support for travel and subsistence for a meeting or conference in applicants’ fields of specialization, giving them a valuable opportunity to advance their research activities and their visibility in the research community.

physics grant

Apr 15, 2019


Recognition of Exceptional Leadership in Physics Education

The American Physical Society’s Excellence in Physics Education Award recognizes an individual or team that has exhibited sustained commitment to outstanding physics education. Award recipients will receive $5,000, a certificate citing the achievements of the group or individual, and an allowance for travel expenses to the American Physical Society’s meeting where the award will be presented.

Art Competition

Apr 01, 2019


Awards in Recognition of Outstanding Students in the Arts

Through its YoungArts Competition, the National YoungArts Foundation awards grants of up to $10,000, as well as an invitation to take part in master classes and courses with world-renowned artists and professionals. Winners of the competition also become US Presidential Scholars in the Arts and receive a lifetime of professional support.

T4T Subscribe Home Page


Please select


Digital Learning • Learning Support
Funding & Recognition
Mobile Learning
Professional Growth
Social Media