Grants and Investments

We strive to create positive social change through strategic investments that align with our social impact priorities.

2023 social impact highlights


investments and in-kind donations from Dow and the Dow Company Foundation


of Dow employees 
volunteered time to
causes they care about


partnerships with nonprofits, educational institutions and community organizations

community event

Our model for investments

At Dow, we’re committed to finding innovative, sustainable and inclusive ways to create solutions for business and positive social change. We collaborate with organizations to support our social impact priorities through charitable investments from Dow and the Dow Company Foundation.

Established in 1979, the Dow Company Foundation has helped strengthen communities and address the world’s most pressing challenges through strategic charitable investments, engaging Dow employees and partnerships with global and local organizations.

Interested in our grant opportunities?

From supporting social, economic and environmental projects that promote long-term success in Dow communities to engaging youth about STEM and robotics, Dow offers all kinds of grants. If you would like to learn more about the specific grants we offer and the application process, we’d be happy to inform you.

woman in yellow sweater working on a computer in a library area

Dow Promise community grant

Every year, this competitive grant program supports social, economic and environmental projects that contribute to long-term success in the communities where Team Dow lives and works.

FIRST Robotics students in action

FIRST® Robotics grant

As a strategic partner with FIRST® Robotics, we offer grants to participate in their team-based programs. Young people learn STEM and social skills that help equip them to become tomorrow’s leaders.

See the results of our ambition in action

2023 INtersections Report: Community