Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

The Carl & Marilynn Thoma Art Foundation: General Grants for Nonprofits

Deadline: Mar 11, 2021

The Thoma Foundation provides grants to nonprofit organizations whose innovative projects and original ideas will advance scholarship in the arts, and seeks bold proposals that provide promising insights into the following fields: Art of the Spanish Americas Digital & Electronic Art Japanese Bamboo Post-War Painting & Sculpture Arts and culture of the American Southwest Projects...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: High-Quality Professional Learning Marketplace List

Deadline: Jan 29, 2021

The New Mexico Public Education Department (PED) Instructional Material Bureau seeks to create a list of professional learning providers that will be a resource for local education agencies (LEAs) seeking third-party partners to support their professional learning needs. Professional Learning providers seeking to apply should support LEAs in their implementation of high-quality instructional materials for...


 

Department of Education: Talent Search Program

Deadline: Feb 26, 2021

The Talent Search Program seeks to identify qualified individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds with potential for education at the postsecondary level, and encourage them to complete secondary school and undertake postsecondary education. Talent Search projects publicize the availability of, and facilitate the application for, student financial assistance for persons who seek to pursue postsecondary education, and...


 

WISE: WISE Awards

Deadline: Dec 20, 2020

The WISE Awards recognize and promote existing successful programs that are addressing global educational challenges. The Awards highlight initiatives found to be most creative and effective in finding solutions to education challenges at any level and in all environments. WISE seeks to build a community of educational innovators that offers a fertile environment for groundbreaking...


 

LANL Foundation: Education & Community Outreach Grants

Deadline: Feb 22, 2021

The LANL Foundation’s grant programs seek to support and invest in change-making, innovative organizations, schools and communities, and plant seeds of skills, confidence and opportunity with and for students, teachers, families and thought-leaders. The Foundation has two grant categories to support outreach work: Education Outreach Grants, and Community Outreach Grants. Education Outreach Grants: This category...


 

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...