Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

Steelcase Education: Active Learning Center Grant

Deadline: Feb 1, 2019

The Active Learning Center Grants provide support for applicants to develop active learning classrooms. Each grant includes: furniture, design review, installation, onsite training, and a learning environment evaluation measurement tool. Grant recipients choose from four types of classroom styles designed for up to 30 students. Amount: Up to 16 grants, valued at $67,000, will be...


 

Corporation for National and Community Service: AmeriCorps VISTA State New Projects

Deadline: Jan 14, 2019

The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) seeks Concept Papers for the AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) program from outcome-driven organizations that share the AmeriCorps VISTA mission of providing long term solutions to poverty. If the concept paper is accepted the organization will be invited to submit a full AmeriCorps VISTA project...


 

Laura and John Arnold Foundation: Building Rigorous Evidence About How to Improve Postsecondary Success

Deadline: Jan 31, 2019

The Building Rigorous Evidence About How to Improve Postsecondary Success solicitation seeks research and evaluation project proposals to test interventions related to postsecondary success (including but not limited to student learning, persistence, completion, time to completion, job placement, and post-college earnings). The Foundation is particularly interested in interventions that promise to improve success among underserved...


 

New York Life Foundation: Aim High – Supporting Out-of-School Time Programs Serving Disadvantaged Middle School Youth

Deadline: Jan 25, 2019

The New York Life Foundation, in partnership with the Afterschool Alliance, invites out-of-school time (OST) programs to apply for a new competitive grant opportunity to support and bolster the ability of afterschool and summer learning programs to help their middle school students make a successful transition from 8th to 9th grade. There are two options...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Expanding Opportunity Through Quality Charter Schools Program – Replication and Expansion

Deadline: Jan 10, 2019

The Expanding Opportunity Through Quality Charter Schools Program (CSP) will support programs that expand opportunities for all students, particularly traditionally underserved students, to attend charter schools and meet challenging State academic standards; provide financial assistance for the planning, program design, and initial implementation of public charter schools; increase the number of high-quality charter schools available...


 

Los Alamos National Labs Foundation

Deadline: Feb 15, 2019

The Los Alamos National Labs (LANL) Foundation exists to enhance the vitality of Northern New Mexico by investing in education, learning, and community development. It makes grants in two categories in order to fulfill its commitment to children and the community: Education Outreach Grants directly support education programs for public school children in grades K–12....


 

American Psychological Foundation: Esther Katz Rosen Precollege Psychology Grant Program

Deadline: Mar 1, 2019

The Esther Katz Rosen Precollege Psychology Grant Program provides financial support for efforts aimed at improving the quality of education in psychological science and its application in the secondary schools for high ability students. Proposals must focus on supplying education for gifted and talented high school students. Program goals are to: Improve the quality of...


 

Spencer Foundation: Small Research Grants

Deadline: Feb 1, 2019

The Small Research Grants program is intended to support education research projects with budgets of $50,000 or less. In keeping with the Spencer Foundation’s mission, the program aims to fund academic work that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly conceived. Historically, work funded has spanned a range of topics and disciplines, including education,...


 

SPIE Education Outreach Grants Program

Deadline: Jan 31, 2019

SPIE is an international society advancing an interdisciplinary approach to the science and application of light. As part of its education outreach mission, SPIE provides support for optics and photonics related education outreach activities. The award process is competitive; applications are judged on their potential to impact students and increase optics and photonics awareness. The...


 

National Endowment for the Arts: Big Read

Deadline: Jan 24, 2019

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Big Read broadens understanding of the world, communities, and people through the joy of sharing a good book. Showcasing a diverse range of contemporary books that reflect many different voices and perspectives, the NEA Big Read aims to inspire conversation and discovery. NEA Big Read supports dynamic community...


 

Daughters of the American Revolution: Special Projects Grants

Deadline: Dec 31, 2018

The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Special Projects Grants Program provides local community grant funding to support projects exemplifying the organization’s mission areas of Historic Preservation, Education, and Patriotism. Examples of grant funding include: Historic Preservation: Restoration of historic buildings or sites; Preservation of documents or records, including cataloging and digitalization; Conservation...


 

Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico: Devasthali Family Foundation Fund

Deadline: Jan 4, 2019

The Devasthali Family Foundation Fund seeks to assist organizations in positively impacting the arts, education, and child hunger in southern New Mexico. Amount: Three to four awards of up to $10,000 will be made. Eligibility: Nonprofit organizations or organizations with a fiscal sponsor that are located in Dona Ana, Hidalgo, Otero, Sierra, Grant, Lincoln, or...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Summer Seminars and Institutes

Deadline: Feb 14, 2019

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Seminars and Institutes grants broaden and deepen understanding of the humanities in supporting professional development programs, specifically designed for a national audience of K-12 educators or college and university faculty. The programs provide one- to four-week opportunities for participants (NEH Summer Scholars) to explore a variety of...


 

CenturyLink: Teachers and Technology Program

Deadline: Jan 12, 2019

The CenturyLink Teachers and Technology Grant Program is a competitive grant open to Pre-K-12 public and private school teachers in CenturyLink’s residential service areas. The program, funded by the CenturyLink Clarke M. Williams Foundation, is designed to help teachers innovatively implement technology in their classrooms to increase student achievement. Amount: Requests of up to $5,000...


 

National Education Association Foundation: Learning and Leadership Grants

Deadline: Feb 1, 2019

The National Education Association (NEA) Foundation (the charitable arm of the NEA) Learning and Leadership grants support the professional development of educators by providing grants to: Individuals to participate in high-quality professional development like summer institutes, conferences, seminars, travel abroad programs, or action research Groups to fund collegial study, including study groups, action research, lesson...