DTE Energy Foundation Grants

Grant

Award

  • Award Min: $0.00
  • Award Max: $0.00
  • Quantity: Unknown

Timing

  • Deadline: Rolling

Eligibility:
Be tax exempt under IRS code 501(c)(3), not be a private foundation as defined in Section 509(a) of the Code and be located in or provide services to a community in which DTE Energy does business. 

Purpose:

K-12

Programs that increase the number of college undergraduates entering the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) disciplines, thereby expanding the STEM workforce pipeline.

Priority will be given to programs that:

  • Demonstrate proven effectiveness with increasing the number of college undergraduates in the STEM disciplines
  • Provide an opportunity to improve skills in more than one STEM discipline
  • Target high school age children
  • Provide programs in underserved communities of DTE Energy's service area
  • Serve a large number of students (district-wide, multiple cities)

Academic tutorial and enhancement programs that advance student achievement (must be part of organization's core mission).

Higher Learning

  • Specific academic departments of engineering, science and business that prepare students to enter the professional workforce.
  • Programs and institutions that prepare students for technical and skilled trade careers in the energy industry.
  • Programs that increase student retention and success in engineering, the sciences and business with a focus on women and minorities.

Additional Info:
The DTE Energy Foundation meets at the end of each quarter. Application deadlines dates are as follows:

1st Quarter Application Period: February 3 - February 14th
2nd Quarter Application Period: April 21 - May 2
3rd Quarter Application Period: July 21 - August 1
4th Quarter Application Period: October 13 - October 25

For additional questions:

Carol Moore, Corporate and Government Affairs
DTE Energy Foundation
One Energy Plaza
1578 WCB
Detroit, MI 48226
313-235-9271
foundation@dteenergy.com