We support rigorous, inspired learning environments for young people to put their education into action. Our investments along a continuum from birth through high school aim to elevate the field of education and improve life outcomes for all children.
Vroom was born out of a need for creative tools and materials that inspire families to turn everyday moments into brain building moments. It was developed with thoughtful input from parents, early childhood experts, neuroscientists, and community leaders.Students Rebuild is a collaborative program of the Bezos Family Foundation that inspires young people worldwide to connect, learn and take action on critical global issues. Our current Ocean Challenge, in partnership with The Nature Conservancy and Ocean Collectiv, will help to support youth-focused ocean conservation and restoration efforts in coastal communities.
Launched in 2005, our Bezos Scholars Program is a collaboration with the Aspen Institute that cultivates the next generation of leaders. It is a leadership development opportunity and all-expenses-paid scholarship open to public high school juniors and educators.Mind in the Making (MITM) is a national initiative to share research on the development of young children, including the importance of life skills that build on and promote executive functions. MITM brings this research to the general public - families and professionals who work with children - through a series of training modules and other resources.