Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Sloan Spotlight

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation is proud to congratulate the seven winners of the 2014 Sloan Awards for Excellence in Teaching Science and Mathematics. Nominated by their peers and selected by an independent panel of scientists, educators and civic leaders, these extraordinary public school teachers inspire their students with their drive, their imagination, and their dedication to public education. more...

About the Foundation

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation is a philanthropic, not-for-profit grantmaking institution based in New York City.

Established in 1934 by Alfred Pritchard Sloan Jr., then-President and Chief Executive Officer of the General Motors Corporation, the Foundation makes grants in support of original research and education in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and economic performance. more...