If you are looking at introducing or expanding 3D printing and design for your school, then Makers Empire can try to help you achieve funding for such a program through the Halliburton Foundation.
Grants of varying amounts are available to public elementary and middle schools to purchase materials, supplies and other resources to enhance learning in the classroom.
The grant program is open all year-round.
Makers Empire provides schools with all the tools for a successful 3D printing and design program. This includes 3D printers, easy to use 3D design software, lesson plans aligned to standards, professional development and teacher management tools.
The Halliburton Foundation grants program allows schools to apply for funding towards classroom programs. With this grant, schools could fund:
for all students and teachers in a school for 24 months.
The Halliburton Foundation makes direct donations to U.S.-based elementary and secondary schools along with colleges and universities. At its discretion, the Foundation’s board of trustees also provides a limited number of grants to health and health-related charities. The board reviews grant requests on a quarterly basis.
Halliburton Foundation Giving Guidelines
The Halliburton Foundation will accept grant proposals from U.S. based non-profit organizations that serve the following areas:
Requests for grants in non- U.S. locations should be made directly to the Halliburton office doing business in that part of the world.
To be considered for a corporate grant from Halliburton’s U.S. Foundation the organization must:
The Halliburton Foundation will not consider support to the following:
Organizations that do not have 501(C)(3) or equivalent status
Religious, Fraternal or Veterans organizations
Trips, sporting events, tours and transportation
Advertising, film or video projects
Projects in locations not geographically aligned with Halliburton facilities and operations or company goals
Political or union organizations
See more at the grant website.
For schools who choose Makers Empire for their grant submission, we recommend the following approach.
Please read over all the steps before starting your application.
To learn more about Makers Empire, and see if this is the right solution for your school, please watch these short videos.
Most 3D design programs for students focus solely on the Teaching part of the teaching cycle Differently, Makers Empire can be used for all three stages:
Start your application at the grant website.
If you decide to apply for a Halilburton Foundation grant to purchase a Makers Empire solution, you must request a quote as quotations are required as part of the application.
We suggest having your application fully prepared in a seperate document so that you can submit it easily online.
Then submit your application online as per step 1 above if you created a grant application account. Make sure to include your school’s quotation for your Makers Empire solution.
If you need help with your application please email us at info[at]makersempire.com with subject: “HALLIBURTON FOUNDATION GRANT SUPPORT.”