Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Teacher Professional Development Grants (Pre-K-5, 6-8, and 9-12)

Deadline: Nov 1, 2019

Teacher Professional Development Grants seek to support professional development to improve the competence in the teaching of mathematics of one or more classroom teachers. Grants will be awarded to person(s) currently teaching at the grades Pre-K-5, 6-8, and 9-12 levels. PreK-5 levels: The proposal must delineate the professional development plan and address how the proposed...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Fostering Support of Mathematics Learning in Multilingual Classrooms (PreK-12)

Deadline: Nov 1, 2019

Fostering Support of Mathematics Learning in Multilingual Classrooms grants provide financial assistance to PreK-12 schools to increase understanding and expertise in fostering support of multi-language development when teaching mathematics. The proposed project must explicitly support the implementation of equitable and rigorous mathematics teaching that incorporates students’ languages and cultures in their learning of mathematics. To...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Teacher-Leader Professional Learning Grant (PreK-12)

Deadline: Nov 1, 2019

The Teacher-Leader Professional Learning Grant will provide professional learning assistance for mathematics teachers and mathematics teacher-leaders. The grant will be awarded to an elementary, middle, or secondary school. The professional learning is for mathematics teacher-leaders and/or mathematics teachers within a school or district. Professional learning must focus on one of the following initiatives: Formative Assessment,...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Connecting Mathematics to Other Subject Areas Grants (9-12)

Deadline: Nov 1, 2019

Connecting Mathematics to Other Subject Areas grants aim to create senior high classroom materials or lessons connecting mathematics to other fields. Grants will be awarded to persons currently teaching mathematics in grades 9-12. Materials may be in the form of books, visual displays, computer programs or displays, slide shows, videotapes, or other appropriate medium. The...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Engaging Students in Learning Mathematics Grant (6-8)

Deadline: Nov 1, 2019

Engaging Students in Learning Mathematics Grants seek to incorporate middle school classroom materials or lessons that actively engage students in tasks and experiences to deepen and connect their content knowledge. Grants will be awarded to persons currently teaching mathematics in grades 6-8. Materials may be in the form of books, visual displays, slide shows, videotapes,...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Using Music to Teach Mathematics Grants

Deadline: Nov 1, 2019

The purpose of this grant is to incorporate music into the elementary school classroom to help young students learn mathematics. Grants will be awarded to persons currently teaching mathematics in grades Pre-K-2 level. This award is for individual classroom teachers or small groups of teachers collaborating in one grade or across grade levels. The definition...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Improving Students’ Understanding of Geometry Grants

Deadline: Nov 1, 2019

Improving Students’ Understanding of Geometry Grants grants seek to develop activities that will enable students to better appreciate and understand some aspect of geometry that is consistent with adopted standards. Grants will be awarded to persons currently teaching at the grades Pre-K-8 level. The project should include applications of geometry to, for example, art, literature,...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Emerging Teacher-Leaders in Elementary School Mathematics

Deadline: Nov 1, 2019

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics is accepting proposals to increase mathematics content knowledge of elementary school teachers who have a demonstrated commitment to mathematics teaching and learning. The award is for individual classroom teachers. Teachers are defined as an individual who spends half or more of his/her work time teaching in the classroom;...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Designing Innovative Lessons and Activities for Mathematics Teaching (K–8)

Deadline: Nov 1, 2019

Designing Innovative Lessons and Activities for Mathematics Teaching grants seek to embolden a team of passionate math educators to develop and share fun, creative, and original lessons and activities. It supports the process of mathematics educators involved in collaboration. The Mary P. Dolciani Halloran Foundation sponsors this grant to support synergy of ideas. Mary Dolciani...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Equity in Mathematics Grants (6-12)

Deadline: Nov 1, 2019

The purpose of this grant is to incorporate classroom materials or lessons that will improve the achievement of student groups that have previous records of underachievement, sometime identified by race, gender, region, or culture. For 2020-21, grants will be awarded to persons currently teaching mathematics in grades 6-12. This award is for individual classroom teachers...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Classroom Research Grants (7-12 and PreK-6)

Deadline: Nov 1, 2019

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Classroom Research Grants support and encourage classroom-based research in pre-college mathematics education in collaboration with college or university mathematics educators. The research must be a collaborative effort involving a college or university mathematics educator (a mathematics education researcher or a teacher of mathematics learning, teaching, or curriculum) and...


 

New Mexico Library Foundation: STEM Innovation Grant

Deadline: Nov 30, 2019

The STEM Innovation Grant’s funding priority is library services specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM), and the environment. Eligible STEM Innovation grant requests include programs or projects that: Provide students* developmentally appropriate opportunities to grow an innate interest in STEM Provide professional development opportunities that improve and develop the content knowledge...


 

Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation

Deadline: Nov 13, 2019

Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation’s mission is to impact the life-saving capabilities and the lives of local heroes and their communities. This is accomplished by providing lifesaving equipment and prevention education tools to first responders and public safety organizations. Funding areas include: Lifesaving equipment: To provide first responders with live-saving equipment. Examples include vehicle extrication...


 

Sparkplug Foundation

Deadline: Oct 8, 2019

The Sparkplug Foundation is a family foundation that funds start-up organizations and new projects of established organizations in music, education, and community organizing. It aims to support the development of emerging democratic movements and communities working on issues of local democracy, justice, and sustainable energy in the rebuilding of the U.S. and global economies. Specifically,...


 

W. M. Keck Foundation: Research Program

Deadline: Nov 1, 2019

The W.M. Keck Foundation Research Program seeks to benefit humanity by supporting projects in two areas: 1) medical research; and 2) science and engineering, that are distinctive and novel in their approach, question the prevailing paradigm, or have the potential to break open new territory in their field. Past grants have been awarded to major...