Corporate Donors for Makerspaces by mike Mike Rushton


Finding corporate donors to support makerspaces can be very time consuming, especially without an existing network or awareness among the companies.


Team Members Join Team


Diagnostic Statement

Problem Statement
succinct, one-sentence description
Finding corporate donors to support makerspaces can be very time consuming, especially without an existing network or awareness among the companies.
Category
broad category of impact
Impacted Groups or Individuals
list of those impacted by problem (organize with largest impact top)
  • Group object (254)
  • Group object (255)
Benefit of Solving the Problem
description of positive potential
  • Providing non-membership revenue for capital improvements and operating costs.
Known Barriers
those things which would prevent success of a future solution
  • Corporations do not know what makerspaces are and what the value of funding them is. Also what can Makerspaces offer corporations in terms of marketing and teaming opportunities
Potential Collaborators
list of those interested in helping to solve this problem
Statement POC
name and contact info
Mike Rushton
Comments
  Name Solicitation # Amount Max Deadline Score
Economic Development Assistance Programs ­ Application submission and program requirements for EDA’s Public Works and Economic Adjustment Assistance programs. EDAP2016 $3,000,000 March 2, 2027, 8:50 p.m. 78
Discovery Research PreK-12 (DRK-12) 15-592 $5,000,000 Dec. 5, 2016, 7:43 p.m. 74
Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST) 15-599 $1,200,000 Aug. 9, 2017, 8:17 p.m. 74
EDA Planning Program and Local Technical Assistance Program EDA-HDQ-TA-HDQ-2016-2004759 $300,000 Nov. 2, 2039, 8:54 p.m. 74
STEM + Computing Partnerships (STEM+C) 16-527 $47,000,000 March 14, 2017, 8:11 p.m. 73
NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Program (S-STEM) 16-540 $95,000,000 April 20, 2017, 8:14 p.m. 70
EHR Core Research (ECR) 15-509 $500,000 Sept. 14, 2017, noon 68
Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Education and Human Resources (IUSE: EHR) 15-585 $300,000 Jan. 17, 2017, 8:01 p.m. 62
Research in the Formation of Engineers (RFE) PD 15-1340 $150,000 Jan. 25, 2017, 7:33 p.m. 52
Dear Colleague Letter: Enabling the Future of Making to Catalyze New Approaches in STEM Learning and Innovation 15-086 $300,000 Dec. 15, 2016, noon 48
Broadening Participation in Engineering (BPE) PD 16-7680 $300,000 Feb. 6, 2017, 8:09 p.m. 45
Science of Learning (SL) PD 16-004Y $300,000 Jan. 18, 2017, 8:23 p.m. 39

Private Views: 3 Public Views: 1067

© Copyright 2018 Spurri - All rights reserved.

Made with Pingendo   Pingendo logo