Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

NewSchools Venture Fund: Invent

Deadline: Feb 5, 2020

Through Invent, NewSchools invest in teams of educators who want to launch new, innovative public schools that prepare young people to finish high school prepared and inspired to create and live the lives they want – good lives, full of opportunity, choices, connection, and meaning. These schools will reimagine the learning experience for students, particularly...


 

Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood

Deadline: Jan 31, 2020

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 seven 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....


 

AT&T: Aspire Accelerator

Deadline: Jan 27, 2020

AT&T is committed to fostering solutions that lead to high school success and workforce readiness, especially for students at-risk of not graduating high school. The goal of the Aspire Accelerator is to foster the education technology ecosystem and support innovative new products and services in education. The Accelerator program is built around supporting this mission....


 

Sky Ranch Foundation

Deadline: Jan 31, 2020

The Sky Ranch Foundation is committed to giving at-risk youth a second chance by identifying and offering grants to efficient and effective programs focused on improving the quality of help available to these youth. Preference will be given to organizations that: Serve troubled youth between the ages of 11-18, with a priority for programs that...


 

Sandia National Laboratories: Educational Success

Deadline: Jan 31, 2020

Sandia National Laboratories is committed to improving the lives of people in its local communities by increasing family stability, improving educational success, and supporting community leadership and economic development. Sandia’s Educational Success grants will support organizations who are working to improve the educational success of preK-12 students by improving academic performance and engagement. Programs should...


 

Soccer Foundation: Safe Places to Play

Deadline: Jan 31, 2020

Safe Places to Play transforms abandoned courts, empty schoolyards, vacant lots, and the like into state-of-the-art soccer fields for kids. The Foundation awards grants three times a year to underserved communities to help cover the costs of lighting, irrigation, construction, surfacing, and enhancement. Safe Places to Play grants are available in three categories: Lighting: Grants...


 

New Earth Foundation

Deadline: Feb 1, 2020

The New Earth Foundation’s (NEF’s) vision is to create an enhanced worldwide awareness, manifesting as universal peace and respect for all forms of life, the responsible use of Earth’s resources in sustainable ways, and a common realization that all is interconnected and one. New Earth Foundation envisions greater wisdom in handling human affairs, an increased...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: STOP School Violence Grant Program

Deadline: Mar 3, 2020

The STOP School Violence Grant Program is designed to improve school security by providing students and teachers with the tools they need to recognize, respond quickly to, and help prevent acts of violence. Eligible applicants may apply under one or more of the following purpose areas: Train school personnel and educate students on preventing student...


 

U.S. Department of Energy: Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program

Deadline: Mar 4, 2020

The Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program (MSIPP) awards grants to Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) to prepare the next generation technical workforce. The program’s primary mission is to create and foster a sustainable STEM-pipeline that prepares a diverse workforce of world class talent through strategic partnerships between Minority Serving Institutions and the U.S. Department of Energy...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program

Deadline: Feb 10, 2020

The Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions (DHSI) Program provides grants to assist Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) to expand educational opportunities for, and improve the academic attainment of, Hispanic students. DHSI Program grants enable HSIs to expand and enhance the academic offerings, program quality, faculty quality, and institutional stability of colleges and universities that are educating the majority of...


 

Big Lots Foundation

Deadline: Jan 1, 2020

Big Lots invests in partnerships that improve and enrich the lives of families and children. Giving priorities include supporting programs or organizations in the areas of healthcare, housing, hunger, and education, especially those serving women and children. Amount: Not specified. Support is provided in the form of monetary gifts, gift cards, and merchandise in-kind. Eligibility:...


 

Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation: Knowledge Challenge

Deadline: Feb 5, 2020

The 2020 Knowledge Challenge supports activities aimed at improving understanding about entrepreneurship in the United States. The goal is to produce tangible insights about the levers, tools, and methods that can inform relevant stakeholders, including entrepreneurs, entrepreneurship programs, policy design, ecosystem builders, and researchers. The Knowledge Challenge grew out of the need to strengthen the...


 

Fund for Teachers

Deadline: Jan 30, 2020

The Fund for Teachers provides educators, possessing a broad vision of what it means to teach and learn, the resources needed to pursue self-designed professional learning experiences. Grants are used for an unlimited variety of projects; all designed to create enhanced learning environments for teachers, their students, and their school communities. The Fund believes that...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Student Support Services Program

Deadline: Jan 27, 2020

The Student Support Services (SSS) Program seeks to increase the number of disadvantaged, low-income college students, first-generation college students, and college students with disabilities in the United States who successfully complete a program of study at the postsecondary level. The support services that are provided should increase the retention and graduation rates for these categories...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Grants to Reduce Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault and Stalking on Campus Program

Deadline: Feb 12, 2020

The Grants to Reduce Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking on Campus Program (Campus Program) encourages developing and strengthening effective security and investigation strategies to combat domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking on campuses, developing and strengthening victim services in cases involving such crimes on campuses, which include partnerships with local...