Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

American Association of University Women: Community Action Grants Program

Deadline: Jan 15, 2015

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) strives to promote equity and education for women and girls. Community Action Grants provide funds to individuals, AAUW branches, and AAUW state organizations as well as local community-based nonprofit organizations for innovative programs or non-degree research projects that promote education and equality for women and girls. Special consideration...


 

Arthur Vining Davis Foundation: Secondary Education Program

Deadline: Nov 1, 2014

The Arthur Vining Davis Foundation is a national philanthropic organization established through the generosity of the late Arthur Vining Davis. The Foundation provides grants to initiatives within secondary education that have the capacity for expansion or replication to the state, regional, or national levels. The Foundation welcomes requests across a wide range of initiatives, including...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: 7-12 Classroom Research Grants

Deadline: Nov 7, 2014

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) supports teachers with the aim of ensuring equitable mathematics learning of the highest quality for all students through vision, leadership, professional development, and research. To that end, NCTM is accepting proposals for its 7-12 Classroom Research Grants Program. The purpose of this grant is to support and encourage classroom-based...


 

National Science Foundation: Discovery Research K-12

Deadline: Oct 16, 2014

The Discovery Research K-12 program (DRK-12) seeks to significantly enhance the learning and teaching of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) by preK-12 students and teachers, through research and development of innovative resources, models and tools (RMTs). Projects in the DRK-12 program build on fundamental research in STEM education and prior research and development efforts...


 

American Honda Foundation

Deadline: Nov 1, 2014

The America Honda Foundation’s mission is to help meet the needs of American society in the areas of youth and scientific education by awarding grants to nonprofits, while strategically assisting communities in deriving long-term benefits. The Foundation engages in grant making that reflects the basic tenets, beliefs and philosophies of Honda companies, which are characterized by...


 

Success for All Foundation: Investing in Innovation Subgrant

Deadline: Dec 31, 2014

The Success for All Foundation was the highest-rated scale-up winner in the U.S. Department of Education Investing in Innovation’s (i3) competition. The $650 million i3 program is designed to support efforts to start or expand research-based, innovative programs that help close academic-achievement gaps and improve outcomes for high-needs students. The Success for All whole-school improvement model...


 

National Science Foundation: Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST)

Deadline: Nov 6, 2014

The ITEST program, through research and model-building activities, seeks to build understandings of best practice factors, contexts and processes contributing to K-12 students’ motivation and participation in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) core domains along with other STEM cognate domains (e.g., information and communications technology (ICT), computing, computer sciences, data analytics, among others)...


 

Lowe’s Toolbox for Education

Deadline: Oct 15, 2014

The Lowe’s Charitable and Education Foundation is accepting applications for the Toolbox for Education grant program, which supports projects that encourage parent involvement in local schools and build stronger community spirit. One-year grants will be awarded in support of projects that have a permanent impact on a school community such as a facility enhancement (indoor...


 

National Science Foundation: CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service

Deadline: Oct 21, 2014

Cyberspace has transformed the daily lives of people. The rush to adopt cyberspace, however, has exposed its fragility and vulnerabilities: corporations, agencies, national infrastructure and individuals have been victims of cyber-attacks. In December 2011 the National Science and Technology Council with the cooperation of the NSF advanced a broad, coordinated federal strategic plan for cybersecurity...


 

MacArthur Digital Media Competition

Deadline: Nov 3, 2014

The Trust Challenge is the fifth Digital Media and Learning Competition — Successful applicants will develop digital tools — apps, badge systems, data management platforms, online learning content, etc. — that engender trust, safety, and privacy in connected learning environments, and that empower learners to connect and learn anywhere, anytime in ways that are equitable,...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: Teacher Recruitment, Training and Support RFP

Deadline: Aug 18, 2014

The purpose of the NMPED Teacher Recruitment, Training, and Support RFP is to establish contract through competitive negotiations for a non-profit organization to provide and implement a Teacher Support Initiative to enlist, train, and support qualified applicants to be placed as effective teachers in New Mexico public schools with a substantial enrollment of economically disadvantaged...


 

National Science Foundation: CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service – Capacity Track

Deadline: Nov 14, 2014

Cyberspace has transformed the daily lives of people. The rush to adopt cyberspace, however, has exposed its fragility and vulnerabilities: corporations, agencies, national infrastructure and individuals have been victims of cyber-attacks. In December 2011 the National Science and Technology Council with the cooperation of the NSF advanced a broad, coordinated federal strategic plan for cybersecurity...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Charter School Program – National Leadership Activities

Deadline: Sep 12, 2014

The purpose of the Charter School Program (CSP) Grants for National Leadership Activities competition is to support efforts by eligible entities to improve the quality of charter schools by providing technical assistance and other types of support on issues of national significance and scope. An applicant for a CSP Grants for National Leadership Activities grant must choose one of the following two absolute priorities...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: PreK-6 Research Grants

Deadline: Oct 15, 2014

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) supports teachers with the aim of ensuring equitable mathematics learning of the highest quality for all students through vision, leadership, professional development, and research. To that end, NCTM is accepting proposals for its PreK-6 Classroom Research Grants program, which supports classroom-based research in pre-college mathematics education in collaboration...


 

The National Education Association Foundation: Learning & Leadership Grants

Deadline: Feb 1, 2015

The NEA Foundation provides grants to support public school teachers, public education support professionals, and/or faculty and staff in public institutions of higher education for one of the following two purposes: Grants to individuals fund participation in high-quality professional development experiences, such as summer institutes or action research; or grants to groups fund collegial study,...