Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

State Farm Insurance: Good Neighbor Citizenship Company Grants

Deadline: Oct 30, 2015

State Farm works to help build safer, stronger, and better educated communities across the United States. Company grants are focused on the following two areas: Education grants support: basic economics, budget counseling, employability skills training, first-time homebuyers workshops, and foreclosure prevention counseling. Additionally, State Farm provides grants for K-12 public schools, supporting teacher development, service-learning,...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Higher Education Multicultural Scholars Program (MSP)

Deadline: Aug 31, 2015

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)/National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) will support food and agricultural sciences baccalaureate and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M.) degree training of the next generation of scientists, policy makers, and educators in the Food and Agricultural Sciences. The purpose of the Multicultural Scholars Program (MSP) is to provide scholarships...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Equity in Mathematics Grants (6-8)

Deadline: Nov 6, 2015

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) is accepting applications for Equity in Mathematics grants for classroom teachers in grades 6-8. The purpose of the grant is to incorporate middle school classroom materials or lessons that will improve the achievement of student groups with a previous record of underachievement in math. Proposals must address...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Humanities Initiatives at Community Colleges

Deadline: Aug 24, 2015

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Humanities Initiatives at Community Colleges are intended to strengthen the teaching and study of the humanities in subjects such as history, philosophy, and literature. These grants may be used to enhance existing humanities programs, resources, or courses, or to develop new ones. NEH Humanities Initiatives may: Create opportunities for...


 

NewSchools Catapult: Invent 2015

Deadline: Aug 14, 2015

The NewSchools Venture Fund seeks to invest in, provide support to, and make connections among a diverse and dynamic community of innovative public schools (PreK-12) that emphasize personalized learning and student agency within their overall instructional program. It seeks passionate, diverse, mission-driven teams of educators who embrace an expanded definition of student success that includes...


 

U.S. Department of State: SENA-CAF Competition for Columbia SENA Centers and U.S. Community Colleges

Deadline: Oct 15, 2015

The Partners of the Americas Foundation, the U.S. Department of State, and NAFSA: Association of International Educators have announced a new grant competition as part of President Barack Obama’s 100,000 Strong in the Americas Initiative, an education initiative designed to foster region-wide prosperity through greater international exchange of students. The SENA-CAF Competition for Colombia SENA...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Improved Reentry Education

Deadline: Aug 12, 2015

The purpose of the Improved Reentry Education (IRE) program is to support demonstration projects in prisoner reentry education that develop evidence of reentry education’s effectiveness. IRE seeks to demonstrate that high-quality, appropriately designed, integrated, and well-implemented educational and related services provided in institutional and community settings are critical in supporting educational attainment and reentry success...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Pre-K-6 Classroom Research Grants

Deadline: Nov 6, 2015

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Pre-K-6 Classroom Research Grants supports classroom-based research in precollege mathematics education in collaboration with college or university mathematics educators. Grants will support mathematics educators or classroom teachers teaching mathematics at grades Pre-K-6 level. The proposal may include, but is not restricted to, research on the following topics:...


 

Youth Conservation Corps Commission: Youth Conservation Corps Commission Projects

Deadline: Aug 4, 2015

The Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) program employs young persons in public projects that conserve New Mexico’s natural resources and provide community benefits. YCC projects must be completed in six months or less, and must result in a specific identifiable product or service that otherwise would not be accomplished with existing funds; cannot duplicate the Offeror’s...


 

Captain Planet Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2015

The mission of the Captain Planet Foundation is to give the next generation of environmental stewards an active understanding and love for the natural world in which they live. The Foundation funds and supports hands-on environmental projects that inspire and empower children and youth around the world as they work individually and collectively creating environmental...


 

McCune Charitable Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2015

The Marshall L. and Perrine D. McCune Charitable Foundation is dedicated to enriching the health, education, environment, cultural, and spiritual life of New Mexicans. The Foundation memorializes its benefactors through proactive grantmaking that seeks to foster positive social change. The McCune Foundation focuses on the following nine priorities in its grantmaking: Capacity building in the...


 

American Honda Foundation

Deadline: Aug 1, 2015

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...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Emerging Teacher-Leaders in Elementary School Mathematics Grades PreK-5

Deadline: Nov 6, 2015

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics is accepting proposals to increase mathematics content knowledge of elementary school teachers who has a demonstrated commitment to mathematics teaching and learning. The award is for individual classroom teachers. The grant recipient will provide ongoing professional development to teachers within the school or district to strengthen their mathematical...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Transition Programs for Students With Intellectual Disabilities Into Higher Education

Deadline: Aug 10, 2015

Transition Programs for Students with Intellectual Disabilities into Higher Education (TPSID) supports model demonstration programs that promote the successful transition of students with intellectual disabilities into higher education and to enable institutions of higher education (IHEs), or consortia of IHEs, to create or expand high-quality, inclusive model comprehensive transition and postsecondary programs for students with...


 

New Mexico General Services Department and Economic Development Department: Financial Literacy RFP

Deadline: Jul 13, 2015

The New Mexico General Services Department is seeking proposals to provide financial literacy education to students throughout New Mexico. Specifically the purpose is to: Secure agreement from 75 classroom teachers, representing five to six classrooms at each grade level Kindergarten through twelve, for placement of community volunteer led financial literacy, work readiness, and entrepreneurship education...