Through the Löwenstark - Der Bildungskick initiative, the Hessian Ministry of Education and Culture provides funding to Hessian secondary schools and awards Challenge In the classroom grants. In the 2022/23 season, the 275 classes that received funding in the previous season will receive a follow-up grant. In addition, up to 110 new classes can apply for funding.

The LEGO Foundation supports Explore and Challenge teams for several seasons with the season materials and a robotics set. In the 2022/23 season, 30 teams will receive follow-up funding.

The Motorola Solutions Foundation supports Explore and Challenge teams in Germany and Austria for several seasons with the season materials, participation fees and a webinar opportunity. In the 2022/23 season, 20 teams that received funding in the previous season will receive follow-up funding.

HANDS on TECHNOLOGY e.V. offers new teams the opportunity to rent a robotics set. This offer is only valid while available and is by rental agreement and for a fee. The following robots are available:

  • LEGO Education WeDo 2.0 (rental fee: 20.00 euros/year plus shipping)
  • LEGO MINDSTORMS Education EV3 (rental fee: 30.00 Euro/year plus shipping)
  • LEGO SPIKE Prime basic and expansion (rental fee: 30,00 Euro/year plus shipping)

If you want to borrow a set, just write us an e-mail.

For the 2022/23 season, further funding opportunities with supporters are planned. In our newsletter, we regularly inform about the funding opportunities. Subscribe to the newsletter now, and don't miss a thing!