Aid to Higher Education

Northrop Grumman Aid to Higher Education 

Contributing to the development of skills, knowledge and talent for the future work force is a top priority for Northrop Grumman. We work with education institutions, colleges and universities to provide support for curriculum, projects and programs which enhance education and drive the advancement of research and technology.

Northrop Grumman's Aid to Higher Education funding supports private and public not-for-profit, degree-granting, colleges and universities accredited by a nationally recognized regional accrediting association or listed in the Higher Education Directory of Colleges and Universities published by the U.S. Office of Education. Grant requests are on an invitation only basis and should address education-related initiatives that promote the advancement of science, technology, engineering and math at colleges and universities.

For additional questions and information, please email our University Relations and Recruiting ( organization.

How to Submit a Request for a Financial Contribution

Grant requests should be submitted using this web site. To apply for a grant, you will be asked to enter the organization’s Tax Exempt Number, which will be automatically validated with the IRS database. You also will be required to include the following information in your application:

  1. University or College contact name, title, address phone number, fax number.
  2. Brief history of the organization, mission statement, goals and objectives.
  3. Type and scope of services offered, and the geographical area serviced.
  4. Specific details as to how requested funds would be used.
  5. Project budget and amount requested.
  6. Demographic impact.
  7. Current operating budget including latest financial statement.
  8. List of other corporate funders.
  9. List of directors and/or officers, and their affiliations.
  10. Northrop Grumman employee sponsor, if applicable (name and phone number).
  11. Contact information