Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

Best Buy Community Grant Program

Deadline: Jun 29, 2015

The Best Buy Foundation is on a mission to provide teens with places and opportunities to develop technology skills that will inspire future education and career choices. It strives to leverage its local community presence, its technology resources, and its talented employees to provide new and creative programs to serve its communities. The Foundation will...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: Truancy and Dropout Prevention Coaches

Deadline: Jun 5, 2015

The purpose of the Truancy and Dropout Prevention Coaches program is to establish a cohort of truancy and dropout prevention coaches placed in middle and high schools across the state whose role is to work with students, families, schools, and districts to improve attendance for habitually truant students, as well as decrease the number of...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: College Advisor Initiative

Deadline: Jun 8, 2015

The purpose of the College Advisor Initiative is to establish a cohort of high school advisors placed across the state whose role is dedicated to college and career readiness. Advisors will conduct career planning with students and teach students about career readiness, college admission, and financial aid. With a school advisor committed exclusively to college...


 

Frost Foundation

Deadline: Jun 1, 2015

The Frost Foundation accepts applications for human service needs, environmental, and education programs. The Foundation encourages self-reliance, creativity, and ingenuity on the part of prospective recipients. Efforts are directed primarily to support exemplary organizations and programs that can generate positive change beyond traditional boundaries, to encourage creativity that recognizes emerging needs, and to assist innovation...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Early Head Start University Partnerships – Building the Evidence Base for Infant/Toddler Center-based Programs

Deadline: Jul 6, 2015

The Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE), within the Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Administration for Children and Families (ACF), is soliciting applications for Early Head Start University Partnerships: Building the Evidence Base for Infant/Toddler Center-based Programs to support projects that will contribute understanding and knowledge of how Early Head Start and other...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: Carl D. Perkins for State Supported Institutions

Deadline: May 30, 2015

In accordance with the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act, the New Mexico Public Education Department (NMPED) provides financial support to serve individuals in state institutions, such as state correctional institutions and institutions that serve individuals with disabilities. The Carl D. Perkins Career Act works to develop more fully the academic, vocational, and...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: Afterschool and Summer Enrichment

Deadline: May 26, 2015

Afterschool and Summer Enrichment grants will support the implementation of after school and summer enrichment programs that include the following four components: 1) academic enrichment, 2) physical activity, 3) nutrition education, and 4) Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) and/or English Language Arts (ELA) initiatives and activities. Student transportation costs may be requested if need...


 

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation: Teacher Preparation Transformation Centers

Deadline: Jun 12, 2015

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is committed to ensuring that all students in the United States have the opportunity to receive a high-quality education. Its College-Ready Education program aims to ensure that all students graduate from high school prepared to succeed in college and careers. It invests in programs with a common aim: to...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Demonstration Grants for Indian Children Program – Native Youth Community Projects

Deadline: Jun 29, 2015

The purpose of the Demonstration Grants for Indian Children program is to provide financial assistance to projects that develop, test, and demonstrate the effectiveness of services and programs to improve the educational opportunities and achievement of preschool, elementary, and secondary level Indian students. The absolute priority for Native Youth Community Projects is a new priority...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: Workforce Readiness Programs

Deadline: Jun 22, 2015

The New Mexico Public Education Department (PED) is seeking to establish of up to five Workforce Readiness Programs (WRPs) statewide that serve students who attend New Mexico public schools. As part of the program, students undertake rigorous academics and career technical education coursework to graduate with a diploma and a work-ready certificate in order to...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: Early College High Schools

Deadline: Jun 22, 2015

The New Mexico’s Public Education Department (PED) is seeking to establish of up to four Early College High Schools (ECHSs) statewide that serve students who attend New Mexico Public Schools. ECHSs simultaneously offer a high school diploma and a college-level associate degree, or up to two years of college credit toward a bachelor’s degree. ECHSs...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Centers for Veteran Student Success

Deadline: Jun 23, 2015

The purpose of this program is to encourage institutions of higher education (IHEs) to develop model programs to support veteran student success in postsecondary education by coordinating services to address the academic, financial, physical, and social needs of veteran students. The program has one absolute priority and one invitational priority: Absolute priority: Priority is given...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Strengthening Institutions Program

Deadline: Jun 8, 2015

The Strengthening Institutions Program (SIP) provides grants to eligible institutions of higher education (IHEs) to help them become self-sufficient and expand their capacity to serve low-income students by providing funds to improve and strengthen the institution’s academic quality, institutional management, and fiscal stability. Funds may be used for planning, faculty development, and establishing endowment funds....


 

New Mexico Commission for Community Volunteerism: 2015-2016 AmeriCorps Formula Grant Competition

Deadline: May 29, 2015

The State of New Mexico, acting by and through its Department of Workforce Solutions on behalf of the New Mexico Commission for Community Volunteerism (NMCCV), is funding AmeriCorps programs designed to engage AmeriCorps members in service to meet critical community needs in New Mexico. Funding will be awarded for operating grants to support successful AmeriCorps...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: Indian Education School District and Cultural Inclusion Initiative

Deadline: May 8, 2015

The Indian Education School District Initiative seeks to fund the 23 school districts, district-chartered, or state-chartered schools that enroll a significant number of American Indian students for the purpose of improving academic and cultural achievement opportunities related to one of the following Indian Education Act purposes: Ensure equitable and culturally relevant learning environments, educational opportunities,...