Google RISE Awards



  • Award Min: $0.00
  • Award Max: $50,000.00
  • Quantity: Unknown


  • Deadline: Sep 30, 2014


Organizations are eligible to apply if they have a(n):

  • Emphasis on CS programs: We fund CS organizations that currently run extracurricular computer science programs or STEM organizations looking to start a computer science outreach program.
  • Focus on girls, minorities, low-income students: Programs must target girls and/or underrepresented minority students up to the age of 18. Awards are not open to programs targeting students already enrolled in university or above.
  • Regional reach with potential to scale: Programs should have regional reach (city, county or state) with the potential to scale nationally and collaborate internationally with similarly focused organizations.
  • New program: Previous RISE awardees may apply if adding a new dimension to former programs or launching a new CS program.


We aspire for students to be creators and not just consumers of tomorrow’s technology, and that includes students of all backgrounds.

Google RISE Awards support organizations across the globe that:

  • Promote Computer Science (CS) education
  • Reach girls, underrepresented minorities, and students who face socio-economic barrier

Additional Info:

Application period will open August 18, 2014, 

To apply, please click on the appropriate link below by language. You will be taken to our partner site, E-Resources, where you will create a username and profile to access and complete your application.

To apply in either English, Spanish, Russian, Japanese, or French, click here