KLA-Tencor Foundation Grant

KLA-Tencor Foundation

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Grant amount: Up to US $100,000

Deadline: Rolling

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, General Operating Expense, Project / Program

Location of project: Belgium; China; France; Germany; India Show all

Location of residency: Belgium; China; France; Germany; India Show all

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About this funder:



Grant Program

The KLA-Tencor Foundation supports the development of a new era of business leaders by investing in community initiatives that increase workplace diversity, facilitate access to quality education and enrich our local communities worldwide.

Grant Types

The KLA-Tencor Foundation Grants Program invests in creative ideas that support:

  • Educational programs and institutions with an emphasis on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
  • Health & Wellness programs/providers
  • Local community enrichment programs

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • In general, organizations and projects should be located in communities where KLA-Tencor employees live and do business.
  • Each organization is limited to one contribution per year, except in unusual circumstances.
  • New requests will be evaluated equally with previously funded organizations; previous contributions will not be construed as a precedent for additional support.
  • Applicant organizations should have active, diverse boards, effective leadership, continuity and efficiency of administration.
  • Organizations that are supported or operated by religious organizations may be considered if their services are offered to the general public.


  • KLA-Tencor Foundation grants are generally not made to the following organizations or causes:
    • Advertising journals, booklets, etc.
    • Any organization or purpose which would directly benefit KLA-Tencor Corporation
    • Congresses, symposiums, and meetings
    • Home-based child care/educational services
    • Individual schools, school organizations, athletics, clubs, radio/TV stations, Boy & Girl Scouts Troops, etc.
    • Individuals or for-profit entities
    • Memorials
    • Organizations that discriminate illegally by race, creed, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability or national origin.
    • Political parties or candidates including political candidates, campaigns, lobbying and activities
    • Professional associations, labor organizations, fraternal organizations or social clubs
    • Purely social organizations
    • Religious organizations for religious purposes
    • Individual scholarships or foundations that provide scholarships
    • Special fundraising events and ticket purchases, (i.e., dinners, walks, runs, rides, etc.)
    • Sporting events (tickets and sponsorships)
    • The benefit of any particular individual, including individual travel and/or study
    • Travel expenses
    • Trips, tours, or cultural exchange programs