The New York based Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, founded in 1934, makes grants in science, technology and economic performance. Sloan’s program in public understanding of science, directed by Doron Weber, supports books, radio, film, television, theater, and internet to reach a wide, non-specialized audience.
Learn more about all the Sloan initiatives at their main site.
The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, in partnership with the Tribeca Film Institute, provides funding for narrative features that are scientifically relevant, accurate, and exciting through the TFI Sloan Filmmaker Fund.
In 2013, the TFI Sloan Filmmaker Fund launched the TFI Sloan Filmmaker Prize, which is a $10,000 cash prize awarded to a current grantee to be used to help bring their film closer to completion.