Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

Corporation for National and Community Service Funding: AmeriCorps VISTA Campus Recruitment Support

Deadline: Aug 26, 2019

The mission of the Corporation for National and Community Service Funding (CNCS) is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering. AmeriCorps VISTA is a program of CNCS. AmeriCorps VISTA works to eliminate poverty by recruiting VISTA members who, through their service, develop initiatives that enable people to become self-sufficient...


 

NewSchools Venture Fund: Invent

Deadline: Nov 11, 2019

NewSchools Invent is a program designed for new, innovative public schools launching in Fall 2021. 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...


 

NewSchools Venture Fund: Diverse Leaders

Deadline: Sep 13, 2019

NewSchools Venture Fund invests in innovators with bold ideas to recruit, retain, and support Black and Latino leaders in education. The Fund’s goal is for Black and Latino leaders to represent at least 40 percent of the PreK-12 education workforce, mirroring the demographics of U.S. students today. Applicants might be: Recruiting new Black and Latino...


 

Institute of Museum and Library Sciences: Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program

Deadline: Sep 27, 2019

The Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program (LB21) supports developing a diverse workforce of librarians to better meet the changing learning and information needs of the American public by: Enhancing the training and professional development of library and archives professionals Developing faculty and library leaders Recruiting, educating, and retaining the next generation of library and...


 

Michelson 20MM Foundation: Spark Grant Program

Deadline: Aug 26, 2019

Note: No specific deadline given. Grants will be allocated over the next three weeks (until the total funding is distributed). The mission of the Michelson 20MM Foundation is to improve access, affordability, and efficacy in postsecondary education that leads to meaningful careers. The vision for the Spark Grant Program is to introduce an innovative just-in-time...


 

Corporation for National and Community Service: RSVP Competition

Deadline: Sep 25, 2019

The mission of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering. Established in 1971 and now one of the largest senior volunteer programs in the nation, RSVP engages people age 55 and older in a diverse range of volunteer activities. RSVP...


 

Brindle Foundation: Early Opportunities Initiative

Deadline: Aug 30, 2019

Brindle Foundation is committed to supporting babies prenatal to three and their families in New Mexico, with particular emphasis on underserved populations. It believes every baby deserves an equal opportunity for a great start in life and seeks to help New Mexico become a better place where all babies and families thrive. The Foundation looks...


 

TESOL International Association: Tina B. Carver Fund

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

The TESOL International Association Tina B. Carver Fund makes awards to support the purchase of student classroom learning materials and/or teacher-related materials (e.g., ancillary materials that can be used in conjunction with textbooks or other instruction materials) to support adult English as a Second Language (ESL) education programs in the United States. Awarded grants will...


 

Robert and Toni Bader Charitable Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

The Robert and Toni Bader Charitable Foundation provides seed capital for projects/programs to help further Jewish ideals in the areas of education, science, and the arts. The Foundation has funded projects to help teachers educate, children learn, feed the hungry, people earn a living, provide work for the unemployed, and find new ways to treat...


 

BBVA Compass Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

The BBVA Compass Foundation is the charitable arm of Compass Bank. It provides grants in the following areas: Community Development (including financial literacy): Create and sustain affordable housing Deliver alternative financial services and products to low- to moderate- income (LMI) communities through Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) Revitalize low- to moderate-income neighborhoods Facilitate job creation and...


 

Papoose Conservation Wildlife Foundation: Children in Nature

Deadline: Oct 1, 2019

The Papoose Conservation Wildlife Foundation creates a source of support for individuals and organizations devoted to perpetuating the world’s diversity of species and their habitats and to engage children and adults in nature to learn about and witness the wonders of wildlife. Foundation objectives include: To ensure funding for worthwhile projects to preserve the diversity...


 

Presbyterian Mission Agency: Presbyterian Women Thank Offering Grants

Deadline: Sep 15, 2019

Presbyterian Women (PW) is an independent organization within the Presbyterian Church (USA) of more than 200,000 women. The Thank Offering has a long tradition with Presbyterian Women (PW). The Offering is a one-time grant that primarily funds smaller new/expanded projects and small capital improvement projects, such as agricultural development, child care, community organization, literacy, and...


 

Tomberg Family Philanthropies

Deadline: Sep 9, 2019

The mission of the Tomberg Family Philanthropies is to support well run and effective programs that make a difference in the areas of poverty alleviation, the environment, health, and education. The focus is on supporting projects that help their recipients build capabilities themselves that will last far beyond the end of the specific project. The...


 

Foundation for Rural Service

Deadline: Sep 13, 2019

The Foundation for Rural Service (FRS) works in cooperation with the National Cable and Telecommunications Association–The Rural Broadband Association (NTCA) to sustain and enhance the quality of life in America by advancing an understanding of rural issues. FRS will provide annual grants for programs in rural communities served by NTCA members. Grants support local efforts...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: Community Schools Planning and Implementation Grants

Deadline: Aug 30, 2019

The Community Schools Act provides a strategy to organize the resources of a community to ensure student success while addressing the needs, including cultural and linguistic needs, of the whole student from early childhood programs and voluntary public pre-kindergarten through high school graduation. The Community Schools Act partners federal, state, and local and tribal governments...