SPIE Education Fund | Supporting Student Scholarships and Education Outreach Grants

The SPIE Board designated Education Fund gives nearly $500,000 annually in student scholarships and Education Outreach Grants. The $15 million fund supports these programs exclusively with a goal of generating enough earnings to support our annual distributions.

 SPIE Scholarships
SPIE awards $295,000 in scholarships to students annually.  

 Education Outreach Grants
As part of its education and outreach mission, SPIE annually provides $80,000 in support for photonics-related education and outreach projects.