Supported media types include opera, dance, music, museum exhibits, interactive games, smartphone apps, ebooks, web-native video, conferences, art and science festivals, and other cultural events.
Grantmaking focuses on taking advantage of unique opportunities to incorporate scientific content or themes into public programs and extending the reach of science-themed content to new audiences and demographics.
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
A message to our grantees regarding the COVID-19 pandemic
Leonardo: Experience a Masterpiece
Pittsburgh City Paper
Bricolage takes on the tech industry with the immersive Project Amelia
2019 ICERM Illustrating Mathematics
The Non-Profit Experience
Episode 35: Trust in the Age of Disbelieving
FEAR AND WONDER II: An Expedition through Landscapes of Fiction
Interested grantseekers with a relevant project idea should email a one page letter of inquiry to Program Director Doron Weber. Telephone inquiries are not accepted. Before submitting a letter of inquiry, please review the Foundation's guidelines on what we do not fund.
For more information about letters of inquiry or other Alfred P. Sloan Foundation grant application procedures, visit our Apply for Grants page.