Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

Dollar General Literacy Foundation: Youth Literacy Grants

Deadline: May 18, 2018

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation’s Youth Literacy Grants provide funding to schools, public libraries, and nonprofit organizations to help students who are below grade level or experiencing difficulty reading. Grant funding is provided to assist in the following areas: Implementing new or expanding existing literacy programs Purchasing new technology or equipment to support literacy initiatives...


 

Dollar General Literacy Foundation: Summer Reading Grants

Deadline: Feb 22, 2018

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation’s Summer Reading Grants provide funding to local nonprofit organizations and libraries to help with the implementation or expansion of summer reading programs. Programs must target Pre-K through 12th grade students who are below grade level readers or readers with learning disabilities. Amount: Grants of up to $3,000 will be awarded....


 

Dollar General Literacy Foundation: Family Literacy Grants

Deadline: Feb 22, 2018

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation’s Family Literacy Grants provide funding to family literacy service providers. Organizations applying for funding must have the following three components: Adult Education Instruction Children’s Education Parent and Child Together Time (PACT) Amount: Grants of up to $15,000 will be awarded. Eligibility: 501(c)(3) organizations with a valid IRS tax ID; K-12...


 

Dollar General Literacy Foundation: Adult Literacy Grants

Deadline: Feb 22, 2018

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation’s Adult Literacy Grants award funding to organizations that provide direct service to adults in need of literacy assistance. Organizations must provide help in one of the following instructional areas: Adult Basic Education GED or high school equivalency preparation English Language Acquisition Amount: Grants of up to $15,000 will be awarded....


 

New Mexico Health Equity Partnerships: Boys and Men of Color Capacity Building Resource Pool

Deadline: Feb 16, 2018

The New Mexico Health Equity Partnership (HEP), an initiative at the Santa Fe Community Foundation, works with a network of partners and allies to build movement to ensure every New Mexican can lead a healthy life, live in neighborhoods where children and families thrive, and have a say in the decisions that impact their communities...


 

Albuquerque Public School Education Foundation: Achieve Awards

Deadline: Feb 15, 2018

The Achieve Awards are offered twice a year to support clubs and student activities at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. Key criteria include the number of students to be served and the potential of the project to support student engagement through clubs and extracurricular activities. The purpose of the Achieve Awards are to...


 

New Mexico Community Foundation: Native American Preparatory Scholars (NAPS) Fund

Deadline: Mar 5, 2018

The Native American Preparatory Scholars (NAPS) Fund was established to increase the number of New Mexico Native American students who aspire to, are prepared for, and graduate from college. The NAPS Fund supports Native student mentoring and support programs and initiatives at the secondary, pre-collegiate, and college level so Native students will be far more...


 

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

Deadline: Feb 22, 2018

The Grants to Reduce Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking on Campus Program (Campus Program) encourages a comprehensive, coordinated community approach that enhances victim safety, provides services for victims and supports efforts to hold offenders accountable. Funding supports activities that develop and strengthen trauma informed victim services and strategies to prevent, investigate, respond...


 

Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation: Toolbox for Education grants

Deadline: Feb 9, 2018

Toolbox for Education grants support public K-12 school education through providing the tools that help educators and parent groups through today’s challenging times efficiently, with basic necessities taking priority. There is also a preference for funding requests that have a permanent impact such as facility enhancement (both indoor and outdoor) as well as landscaping/clean up...


 

Los Alamos National Labs (LANL) Foundation

Deadline: Feb 15, 2018

The 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. Community Outreach Grants still...


 

AT&T: Aspire Accelerator

Deadline: Jan 27, 2018

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....


 

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: Networks for School Improvement

Deadline: Feb 21, 2018

The Networks for School Improvement (NSI) solicitation is guided by the belief that all lives have equal value, and that all students—especially Black, Latino, and low-income students—must have equal access to a great public education that prepares them for adulthood. A Network for School Improvement (NSI) is defined as a group of secondary schools (grades...


 

Albuquerque Community Foundation: Arts/Culture, Education, and Environmental/Historic Preservation

Deadline: Feb 15, 2018

The Albuquerque Community Foundation makes grants to organizations providing services benefiting people in the Albuquerque metropolitan area through a competitive process. The Foundation’s Competitive Grant Program is comprised of 71 endowment funds. In order to respond to the community’s needs, distributions from the funds are pooled and aligned with the Foundation’s fields of interest, as...


 

McCarthey Dressman Education Foundation

Deadline: Apr 15, 2018

The McCarthey Dressman Education Foundation’s mission is to serve as a catalyst in maximizing the skills and creativity of educators at the K-12 levels and in cultivating pioneering approaches to teaching that result in dynamic student learning. The Foundation sponsors proposals that enhance student learning and educational quality, paying particular attention to those that best...


 

Lawrence Foundation

Deadline: Apr 30, 2018

The Lawrence Foundation is a private family foundation founded by Jeff Lawrence and wife Diane Troth. Jeff Lawrence co-founded Trillium Digital Systems in 1988. Trillium was headquartered in Los Angeles, California and developed and licensed communications software to communications equipment manufacturers throughout the world. Intel Corporation acquired Trillium in August 2000. The Foundation is focused...