Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

U.S. Department of Education: High School Equivalency Program

Deadline: Apr 9, 2019

The High School Equivalency Program (HEP) is designed to assist eligible persons to obtain the equivalent of a secondary school diploma and subsequently to gain improved employment, enter into military service, or be placed in an institution of higher education (IHE) or other postsecondary education or training. This competition includes two competitive preference priorities. Competitive...


 

North American Association for Environmental Education: Underwriter Laboratories Innovative Education Award

Deadline: Mar 12, 2019

The Underwriter Laboratories (UL) Innovative Education Award invests in the critical work of nonprofit organizations across the U.S. and Canada that are leading the way to inspire a passion for STEM learning among young people through a focus on designing solutions to environmental problems. The award program empowers the next generation of leaders to connect...


 

APS Education Foundation: Transformative Idea Grant Awards

Deadline: Apr 12, 2019

The Transformative Idea Grant (T.I.G.) is an effort from the APS Education Foundation and Technology Integration Group to improve school climate, increase student engagement, or improve academic achievement. Grant budgets can include stipends, but must also include benefits and taxes in accordance with APS (Albuquerque Public Schools) standards. The Foundation is looking to hear from...


 

APS Education Foundation: Walmart Blue Sky Grant

Deadline: Apr 21, 2019

The Walmart Blue Sky Award is aimed at helping middle school leaders fund a key need that will improve school culture, increase student engagement, or improve academic achievement. The grant is not designed to address a single-classroom issue and is envisioned as an avenue that helps large groups of students. Grant budgets can include stipends,...


 

Foundation Beyond Belief: Compassionate Impact Grant Program

Deadline: Feb 22, 2019

The Foundation Beyond Belief (FBB) aims to unite the humanist community in charitable and volunteer efforts, and to advocate for compassionate action throughout the world. The Compassionate Impact Grant (CIG) program supports organizations with social initiatives that solve community problems. Key program requirements are: Innovation: Grants will fund organizations that are developing potentially transformative solutions....


 

The Beacon and Verizon: Teacher Technology Grant

Deadline: May 21, 2019

Technology Teacher Grants will fund projects that help students engage with educational content through the interactive learning experiences of Virtual Reality (VR) headsets. Studies suggest that education through VR can improve knowledge retention, concentration, and understanding. Grants will be awarded based on the following criteria: Creativity: Is the educational plan original, creative, and fun for...


 

NoVo Foundation: Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) Innovation Awards

Deadline: Mar 22, 2019

The NoVo Foundation, in partnership with Education First and Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, aims to seed teacher-led projects and district-wide projects that foster social-emotional skills in students in grades PreK-12. Proposals will be accepted from: Individual teachers or teams of educators seeking to implement SEL initiatives in the classroom or school in the 2019-2020 school year...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: K-3 Plus and 4&5 Pilot Summer 2019

Deadline: Mar 15, 2019

Qualifying districts/state charters are encouraged to apply for the K–3 Plus and 4&5 Pilot Summer 2019 program (K-5 Plus). The 4&5 Pilot program expands the extended school year program to 4th and 5th graders. The K–5 Plus program is a 25-day extension of the regular school year, emphasizing literacy and math. The emphasis is on...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Education Innovation and Research Program – Mid-phase Grants

Deadline: Apr 2, 2019

The Education Innovation and Research (EIR) program provides funding to create, develop, implement, replicate, or take to scale entrepreneurial, evidence-based, field-initiated innovations to improve student achievement and attainment for high-need students; and rigorously evaluate such innovations. The EIR program is designed to generate and validate solutions to persistent education challenges and to support the expansion...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Indian Education Formula Grants to Local Education Agencies

Deadline: May 16, 2019

The Indian Education Formula Grants to Local Educational Agencies (Formula Grants) program provides grants to support local educational agencies (LEAs), Indian Tribes and organizations, and other eligible entities in developing elementary and secondary school programs that serve Indian students. The U.S. Department of Education (USDE) funds comprehensive programs that are designed to meet the unique...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Education Innovation and Research Program – Expansion Grants

Deadline: Apr 2, 2019

The Education Innovation and Research (EIR) program provides funding to create, develop, implement, replicate, or take to scale entrepreneurial, evidence-based, field-initiated innovations to improve student achievement and attainment for high-need students; and rigorously evaluate such innovations. The EIR program is designed to generate and validate solutions to persistent education challenges and to support the expansion...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Education Innovation and Research Program – Early-phase Grants

Deadline: Apr 2, 2019

The Education and Innovation Research (EIR) program provides funding to create, develop, implement, replicate, or take to scale entrepreneurial, evidence-based, field-initiated innovations to improve student achievement and attainment for high-need students; and rigorously evaluate such innovations. The EIR program is designed to generate and validate solutions to persistent education challenges and to support the expansion...


 

Nusenda Credit Union Foundation

Deadline: Sep 1, 2019

Nusenda Credit Union’s financial contributions seek to strengthen and support the needs of its communities. The Nusenda Foundation’s mission is to create stronger communities where Nusenda members live and work through collaborative partnerships and by investing in innovative solutions to improve education, health, social, and economic outcomes. The Foundation supports organizations that provide services in...


 

Southwest Capital Bank: Community Giving Program

Deadline: Oct 31, 2019

The Southwest Capital Bank’s community giving program focuses on supporting organizations that directly affect the diverse communities it serves and positively impacts low-and-moderate income populations through initiatives focused on alleviating symptoms of poverty in central and northern New Mexico. Grantmaking focus areas include: 1. Poverty alleviation: Grants support organizations and programs that address both basic...


 

Kerr Foundation

Deadline: Jun 21, 2019

The Kerr Foundation supports nonprofit organizations, programs, and institutions that provide new or enhanced opportunities to those within the granting areas, particularly the young. The Foundation believes that this is best accomplished in the areas of education, health, cultural development, and community service as follows: Education: Institutions of higher learning and pre-collegiate organizations including health...