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|Sponsored by Fluor Foundation|
|Contact:||Torrence H. Robinson, Senior Director|
6700 Las Colinas Blvd.
Irving, TX 75039
|Description:||Fluor focuses on educational organizations and programs, universities, and schools. Almost half of Fluor's total company contributions are allocated in support of school or business partnerships and programs that help achieve the following objectives:|
Encourage elementary and secondary students to pursue higher education and training, with an emphasis on engineering and construction.
Improve and enhance mathematics and science curricula.
Support teacher training in mathematics and science.
Encourage mentoring and economic literacy programs.
While Fluor generally does not provide funding directly to school clubs or events, it does fund selected universities to support engineering programs, scholarships, and student association programs. Fluor considers requests for operating, program, capital, or endowment support. Priority is given to organizations that feature employee volunteer participation.
|Award(s):||Awards vary based on the scope of the proposal.|
|Deadline(s):||Letters of Inquiry are necessary as an initial step to request funding. Requests are reviewed year-round. Letters of Inquiry should be addressed to local community relations contacts, which may be accessed at the website above.|
|Focus:||Career and College Readiness, Community Involvement, Engineering, Facilities/Maintenance, Interning/Mentoring, Professional Development, STEM, Technology, Vocational Education, Volunteerism|
|Grade Level(s):||9-12, Higher Ed|
|Content Area(s):||Mathematics, Reading/English/Language Arts, Science|
Themes and Skills:
|Collaboration, Communication, Creativity, Critical Thinking, Digital Literacy, Financial, Entrepreneurial, Economic, Business Literacy, Information Literacy, Innovation, Media Literacy, Problem Solving|
|State(s):||Alaska, California, District of Columbia, Louisiana, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington|