College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley


August 30, 2013

Grant Opportunity from the American Honda Foundation

Grant Opportunity from the American Honda Foundation

The American Honda Foundation is requesting applications for their Grants for Youth Education and Science Education.

Limit: Only one project may be submitted per year.

Amount: The grant range is from $20,000 to $75,000 over a one-year period.

Funding Priority: Youth education, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, the environment, job training and literacy

The Honda Foundation engages in grant making that reflects the basic tenets, beliefs and philosophies of Honda companies, which are characterized by the following qualities: imaginative, creative, youthful, forward-thinking, scientific, humanistic and innovative. They support youth education with a specific focus on the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects in addition to the environment.

Potential applicants should review the guidelines for this program here:

Campus applications should be sent in one PDF copy via email to by 5:00pm on September 20, 2013.

The PDF must include the following:
1) Limited Submission Cover Sheet. The campus Limited Submission procedures and the cover sheet are at:
2) Project Description (3-5 pages)
3) Curriculum vitae
4) Budget (1 page)

For questions contact

Deadline to VCRO for campus applications: September 20, 2013.
Deadline to SPO for selected proposal: October 25, 2013
Deadline to Honda for selected proposal: November 1, 2013.