Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Sloan Spotlight

Jeremy Irons and Dev Patel star in "The Man Who Knew Infinity," the true story of a young man whose mathematical genius took him from the slums of India to the halls of Cambridge. The film is a featured selection at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival and is now open in theaters nationwide. 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...