Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

Environmental Protection Agency: Environmental Education Local Grants Program

Deadline: Dec 6, 2021

The Environmental Education (EE) Local Grants Program in Region 6 (Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas) will support locally-focused environmental education projects that increase public awareness and knowledge about environmental and conservation issues and provide the skills that participants in its funded projects need to make informed decisions and take responsible actions toward the environment....


 

New Mexico Early Childhood Education and Care Department: Local Early Childhood Systems Building Grant

Deadline: Nov 15, 2021

The Local Early Childhood Systems Building Grant seeks to strengthen New Mexico’s approach to engaging local communities in bottom-up problem solving and decision making. The purpose is to strengthen the infrastructure within local communities to achieve necessary systems change by building local capacity for work on the actions and measures outlined in the goals and...


 

Charter School Growth Fund: Seed Funding

Deadline: Nov 29, 2021

Note: The Priority Application Deadline is November 29, 2021; the Final Application Close Date is January 10, 2022. The Charter School Growth Fund (CSGF) is looking for the next generation of entrepreneurs from across the country to join the growing portfolio of leaders who have received support to date. CSGF identifies the country’s best public...


 

Carnegie Corporation of New York: Family Engagement to Improve Student Learning

Deadline: Oct 8, 2021

Carnegie Corporation of New York is committed to supporting effective partnerships between educators and families, and to fostering innovation in the family engagement field. Family engagement is one of the most influential factors in educational outcomes, particularly for students of color, multilingual learners, and students from low-income backgrounds. Research shows that students learn more when...


 

AmeriCorps State and National Tribal Grants

Deadline: May 4, 2022

AmeriCorps State and National Tribal grants priorities for the investment of national service resources are as follows: * Efforts to help local communities recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. Applicants may propose programming in any AmeriCorps focus area to aid communities as they recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, including outcomes of COVID-19 on student subgroups described...


 

Federal Communications Commission: Emergency Connectivity Fund

Deadline: Oct 13, 2021

The Emergency Connectivity Fund (ECF) will help schools and libraries provide the tools and services their communities need for remote learning during the COVID-19 emergency period. ECF will help provide relief to millions of students, school staff, and library patrons and will help close the Homework Gap for students who currently lack necessary Internet access...


 

National Science Foundation: Racial Equity in STEM Education

Deadline: Oct 12, 2021

The National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR) seeks to support bold, ground-breaking, and potentially transformative projects addressing systemic racism in STEM. Proposals should advance racial equity in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education and workforce development through research and practice. Core to this funding opportunity is that proposals are...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: ESSER III Out-of-School-Time Grants (2nd round)

Deadline: Sep 9, 2021

Out-of-School-Time grants through Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) III provide funding to address the impact of COVID-19 on elementary and secondary schools. Over 20 sites were awarded in the first round, including state parks and wildlife refuges, with plans to serve more than 1,000 students over the next two years. The grant prioritizes...


 

Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico: The Devasthali Family Foundation Fund

Deadline: Sep 30, 2021

The Devasthali Family Foundation Fund supports the arts, education, and child hunger initiatives in southern New Mexico. This fund seeks to support both new and existing projects that positively impact those living throughout the seven counties CFSNM serves. Amount: Grants typically range from $1,000 to $8,000. Eligibility: Non-profit organizations located in Doña Ana, Hidalgo, Otero,...


 

Caplan Foundation: Early Childhood Grants

Deadline: Sep 30, 2021

The Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood is an incubator of promising research and development projects that appear likely to improve the welfare of young children, from infancy through 7 years, in the United States. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and mental health, safety, nutrition, education, play, familial support, acculturation, societal integration, and childcare....


 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: 19th Annual P3 Awards

Deadline: Oct 27, 2021

The P3 Awards are a National Student Design Competition Focusing on People, Prosperity, and the Planet. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is seeking applications proposing to research, develop, design, and demonstrate solutions to real world challenges. The P3 Program supports science-based projects developed by interdisciplinary student teams at U.S. colleges and universities. Projects must...


 

McCune Charitable Foundation: Cultivate/Continuity and Focus Tiers

Deadline: Sep 15, 2021

The McCune Charitable Foundation is dedicated to enriching the health, education, environment, cultural, and spiritual life of New Mexicans. The Foundation memorializes its benefactors through proactive grantmaking that seeks to foster positive social change. The McCune Foundation focuses on the following nine priorities in its grantmaking: * Capacity building in the nonprofit sector: Grants support...


 

New Mexico Funders Collaborative: Educate2Elevate (E2E)

Deadline: Aug 16, 2021

The Educate2Elevate (E2E) Grant is a collaborative funding opportunity that brings together funders from across New Mexico. This grant is a collaborative investment from funders in various sectors and applicants are encouraged to demonstrate similar collaborative thinking when submitting applications. The E2E grant is focused on supporting Social Emotional Learning (SEL) and addressing behavioral health...


 

Federal Communications Commission: Emergency Connectivity Fund

Deadline: Aug 13, 2021

The Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC’s) Emergency Connectivity Fund (ECF) will help schools and libraries provide the tools and services their communities need for remote learning during the COVID-19 emergency period. ECF will help provide relief to millions of students, school staff, and library patrons and will help close the Homework Gap for students who currently...


 

Department of Education: Grants for Credit Enhancement for Charter School Facilities

Deadline: Jul 23, 2021

The Credit Enhancement program provides grants to eligible entities to demonstrate innovative methods of helping charter schools to address the cost of acquiring, constructing, and renovating facilities by enhancing the availability of loans and bond financing. Amount: An estimated $43,000,000 is available to make four awards ranging between $4,000,000 and $12,000,000. Eligibility: Public entities such...