Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

National Science Foundation: Strengthening American Infrastructure

Deadline: Dec 11, 2020

Note: Conference (workshop) Proposals (encouraged) are due November 30, 2020; Proposal Concept Outlines (required) are due December 11, 2020; Full Proposals (invited) are due January 15, 2021. The Strengthening American Infrastructure (SAI) program seeks to stimulate fundamental exploratory, potentially transformative research that strengthens America’s infrastructure. The program will fund workshop and Early Concept Grants for...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: New Mexico Computer Science (NM CS) K–8 Grant Program

Deadline: Oct 12, 2020

The New Mexico Computer Science (NM CS) K–8 Grant Program is designed to promote innovation in the critical area of teacher professional learning in computer science grades K–8. Grants are available to applicants to: Support professional learning on the conceptual foundations of computer science for K–8 public school teachers Expand existing standards-based computer science programs...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Rethink Adult Ed Challenge

Deadline: Nov 25, 2020

The Rethink Adult Ed Challenge seeks to advance pre-apprenticeships. The Challenge will fund Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA) providers — including those without prior experience delivering pre-apprenticeships — to design pre-apprenticeship programs that better prepare learners for apprenticeships to succeed in their chosen professions. Apprenticeships serve as an important pathway to well-paying careers...


 

Corporation for National and Community Service: AmeriCorps State and National Grants

Deadline: Jan 6, 2021

The mission of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic participation through service and volunteering. AmeriCorps grants are awarded to organizations proposing to engage AmeriCorps members in evidence-based or evidence-informed interventions/practices to strengthen communities. An AmeriCorps member is an individual who engages in community service...


 

New Mexico Arts

Deadline: Dec 31, 1969

Note: New applicants are required to submit an advanced review by October 16, 2020. New Mexico Arts funds arts activities in the following discipline areas: Performing arts, visual arts, literary arts, media arts, multidisciplinary arts (involving more than one artistic discipline), and interdisciplinary arts (relating two or more artistic disciplines). It supports programs that foster...


 

Brindle Foundation: Early Opportunities Initiative – Strengthening Early Childhood Systems in New Mexico

Deadline: Sep 23, 2020

The Brindle Foundation is committed to supporting babies prenatal to three and their families in New Mexico, with particular emphasis on underserved populations. The Foundation looks for high quality programs that are well-researched, evidence-based and effectively implemented. It also will consider proposals for innovative approaches and pilot projects (out-of-the sandbox thinking) provided that there is...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Early Head Start Expansion and Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership Grants

Deadline: Sep 21, 2020

The Head Start and Early Head Start (EHS) programs provide grants to agencies to provide comprehensive child development services to predominately economically disadvantaged children and families. Head Start’s primary purpose is to prepare children to be ready for school and ensure their healthy development. EHS enrolls pregnant women and children from birth to age 3....


 

U.S. Economic Development Administration: STEM Talent Challenge Program

Deadline: Oct 14, 2020

The STEM Talent Challenge Program will provide funding to entities to create and implement innovative science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) apprenticeship models that complement their respective region’s innovation economy, particularly as they relate to emerging, transformative sectors and future industries such as artificial intelligence and machine learning, advanced manufacturing and robotics, space exploration and...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Demonstration Grants for Indian Children and Youth Program

Deadline: Aug 31, 2020

The Demonstration Grants for Indian Children and Youth Program seeks to support projects to develop, test, and demonstrate the effectiveness of services and programs to improve education opportunities and achievement of Indian children and youth. The program includes one absolute priority and three competitive preference priorities. Absolute priority – Accessing Choices in Education. To meet...


 

Cigna Foundation: Healthier Kids For Our Future – Mental Health Grants

Deadline: Sep 30, 2020

In 2020, Cigna Foundation is expanding the Healthier Kids For Our Future initiative to include good health and well-being with a focus on mental health. The goal is to supplement existing mental health programming, and help close gaps both within and outside the school environment to address loneliness, anxiety, depression, and suicide prevention. We will...


 

Cigna Foundation: Healthier Kids For Our Future – Food Insecurity Grants

Deadline: Sep 30, 2020

One focus of the Healthier Kids for Our Future initiative is to address childhood hunger and improve nutrition. The Foundation seeks to work with organizations that are on the ground, in the communities, working to address food security throughout the world. The Foundation has learned that schools—at least in the U.S. and in many countries—are...


 

Brady Education Foundation

Deadline: Aug 1, 2020

The Brady Education Foundation seeks to close the achievement/opportunity gaps between children living in under-resourced and/or under-represented communities and other children. The Foundation pursues its mission by promoting collaboration between researchers and educators and other stakeholders via the funding of research and program evaluations that have the potential of informing private funders and public policy....


 

American Honda Foundation

Deadline: Aug 1, 2020

The American Honda Foundation engages in grant making that reflects the basic tenets, beliefs, and philosophies of Honda companies, which are characterized by the following qualities: imaginative, creative, youthful, forward-thinking, scientific, humanistic and innovative. It supports youth education with a specific focus on the STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) subjects in addition to the...


 

AccessLex Institute: Financial Education Research Grants

Deadline: Jun 30, 2020

The institute’s Financial Education Research Grant program provides funding for the development and implementation of innovative, high-impact financial education research. The central goal of the grant is to develop data, facts, and conclusions which further the understanding on how to develop student financial knowledge, support behavior change, and ultimately promote financial well-being. It is particularly...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Relationships, Education, Advancement, and Development for Youth for Life

Deadline: Jul 1, 2020

The Relationships, Education, Advancement, and Development for Youth for Life (READY4Life) program will award demonstration grants that support healthy marriage promotion activities. The following elements of Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education (HMRE) programming have been identified as key ingredients to prepare Youth for Life (READY4Life)—Relationships, Education, Advancement, and Development. Grants will support projects that provide...