Category: Technology

GRANT #400: Useful Science 05/25/2020
How Can You Believe Science If You Don’t Understand It?
GRANT #397: The Doonie Fund 05/04/2020
Honoring An Enterprising Matriarch By Honoring Other Black Women Entrepreneurs
GRANT #395: ALMA’S Interactive Album 04/20/2020
You + Headphones + App + New York City = Awesome Musical Experience
GRANT #393: COVID Tech Connect 04/06/2020
WARNING: This CV19 Story Has An Unhappy Ending. (At Least There’s An Ending.)
GRANT #392: Digital Learning – Leave Nobody Behind 03/30/2020
He Actually Meant To Spread This Around And It’s Awesome
GRANT #387: Solved By Girls Conference 02/25/2020
We’ve Done The Math: Girls Are Great At Solving Problems
GRANT #377: Games and Online Harassment Support Hotline 12/17/2019
Because The Gaming Industry Just Had Its #MeToo Reckoning: Who You Gonna Call?
GRANT #375: Vanishing Soundscapes 12/02/2019
What’s That Chirping? Listen Carefully, The Natural Soundtrack Of Your Life Is Disappearing
GRANT #366: Vagina Chorus 09/30/2019
Vagina Chorus Is Not What You Think It Is. (OK, It Isn’t What WE Thought It Was.)
GRANT #355: Radio Nopal 07/15/2019
Narrowcasting To The Neighborhood: Radio Nopal Gives Everyone The Mic
GRANT #319: Ballotpedia 11/05/2018
Amidst chaotic disagreement about what’s true, BALLOTPEDIA serves up indisputable facts to inform voters. (What a relief.)
GRANT #201: Born Just Right 3D Innovations 07/11/2016
A superhero prosthetic arm that shoots glitter? Rad.
GRANT #186: Parkwood Technology Centre 03/28/2016
A community education project at Parkwood Primary School in Cape Town, South Africa.
GRANT #184: fEMR 03/14/2016
A free electronic medical records system that improves the quality of care provided to some of the world’s poorest populations.
GRANT #144: Celebrating DC Women in Tech 2015 06/08/2015
An article about women in tech went viral, and prompted a convening and solidarity in the DC community.
GRANT #109: Project41 09/29/2014
An agricultural-centered solution to poverty and malnourishment.
GRANT #107: PET Thatch Project 09/15/2014
Plastic roof construction in Ecuador introduces a smarter way to recycle.
GRANT #95: Prototypo 06/23/2014
Font fetishists find fulfillment in an open-source online application that allows them to design their own typefaces.
GRANT #91: Skies Painted With Unnumbered Sparks 05/26/2014
Exploring public art and urban transformation to create dynamic, accessible art spaces.
GRANT #80: Terminus 03/10/2014
Site-specific installations made out of blacklight and twine create “three-dimensional drawings”
GRANT #76:
#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
EpiBone 02/26/2014
A revolutionary bone reconstruction company that allows patients to “grow their own bone”.
GRANT #72:
#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
Peer Resources 02/22/2014
Rey Carr has amassed an impressive collection of publications and now he's moving that knowledge online.
GRANT #53:
#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
Dark Matter 02/01/2014
Self-censorship was part of daily life for new media artist and art activist, Morehshin Allahyari.
GRANT #51:
#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
SPINALpedia 02/01/2014
A free user-generated how-to video network to help adapt to life with paralysis.
GRANT #33: International Online Opera 09/30/2013
A Twitter community of opera singers & fans across the world facilitate an online performance.
GRANT #22: Think Before You Type 07/15/2013
This is what happens when two teen sisters take on cyberbullying.
GRANT #15: Creating the Future 05/27/2013
A living laboratory for accomplishing social change.
GRANT #9: People Helping Improve Life (PHIL-Athens) 04/15/2013
A company in Athens, GA that lets you donate to local nonprofits without spending a dime!
GRANT #6: Anouk Wipprecht’s ‘Fluid Fashion’ Workshop 03/25/2013
All hail the queen of fashionable technology!
GRANT #1: MESH 02/18/2013
We couldn’t be more excited to support Mesh, a documentary about community-owned Internet & the future of networks.