Foundation / Corporation
In-kind donations of up to 20 computers to USA nonprofits to assist in providing services to underserved populations. Donations are intended to help organizations improve their ability to provide services such as education, job training, technology training, and health care.
InterConnection gets people the technology they need to create the futures they want. They help underserved and disadvantaged communities around the world by making computers and communication technology available to those who wouldn't otherwise have access.
InterConnection normally awards either desktops or laptops that are pre-installed with Windows 7 and Microsoft Office 2010, with the following minimum specifications: Core 2 Duo processor / 2 GB RAM / 80 GB HDD.
The grant committee will base their decision on the following four main evaluation criteria:
- Impact and reach - 30%
- Ability to Execute, Financial Capacity and Plan for Sustainability - 20%
- Technological capacity of the grantee - 20%
- Organizational Need - 30%
GrantWatch ID#: 178435
You may request up to 20 computers.
The program is open to all U.S. 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations.
InterConnection does not generally grant computers to faith-based organizations.
Recipient organizations are responsible for shipping costs - estimated $40 per desktop and $20 per laptop and any additional operating costs and maintenance.
If you need higher specifications for your program requirements, you may request this in your application, detailing the need for high specifications based on what the computers would be used for.
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