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IEEE Photonics Society Fund

In partnership with the IEEE Foundation—the philanthropic arm of IEEE—the IEEE Photonics Society Fund supports programs designed to enhance tech access, STEM literacy, and education, as well as equity and inclusion within the IEEE professional community.

We'd like to take this opportunity to thank our donors! The work that we accomplish through the IEEE Photonics Society Fund is made possible by generous donations.

Our Three Major Areas of Focus

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Drives Humanitarian Initiatives

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Enhances STEM Education

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Champions Diversity
& Inclusion

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The Humanitarian and Public Imperative Committee oversees the direction of the IEEE Photonics Society Fund.

When You Give to IEEE Photonics Society Fund, Your Contributions Support Innovation of Tomorrow.

The IEEE Photonics Society Fund’s objective is to drive mission-related activities:

The Society’s International Day of Light Activities

Annual Travel Grants, Scholarships, and Educational Seed Funding

IEEE SIGHT Funding Calls for Chapters and Affinity Groups

Support for Marginalized Members and Underserved Communities

IEEE Humanitarian Activities in
Developing Nations

Public Imperative Initiatives and Global Consortia Partnerships

Help us light a better future through the power of photonics technology, education, and community engagement.

Please consider a gift to IEEE Photonics Society Fund.

About IEEE Foundation

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