Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Sloan Spotlight

In collaboration with NASA, the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation is proud to announce it is seeking to support promising postdoctoral research projects to characterize microbial populations isolated from the International Space Station. 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...