LIVERMORE -- Lawrence Livermore National Security (LLNS) is seeking applications for its annual Community Gift Program, which provides $100,000 in awards to local and surrounding area nonprofit organizations.

The grant program supports nonprofit educational institutions, organizations, and government agencies involved in science, technology, engineering and/or mathematics (STEM) education, community service and philanthropy in Alameda, Contra Costa and San Joaquin counties. Gifts will be awarded in amounts from $1,000 to $20,000.

Organizations must submit a gift application by Aug. 8. Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their proposal by Sept. 15.

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