Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

Isora Foundation

Deadline: Apr 30, 2015

The Isora Foundation is committed to empowering individuals to improve conditions within their communities in the areas of health, education, economic development and social justice. Its goal is to replace despair with hope. The Foundation is committed to funding communities that have been traditionally underserved and to help give them a voice. The Foundation values...


 

Hancock Family Foundation

Deadline: Jul 1, 2015

The Hancock Family Foundation was organized to provide leadership and encouragement to community-based charitable activities in New Mexico. Through its grants, the Foundation seeks to support agencies dedicated to women and children’s health and welfare; education, performing arts and cultural organizations; and wilderness preservation and animal protection. Amount: Grant awards range from $1,000 to $10,000....


 

Frost Foundation

Deadline: Dec 1, 2014

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...


 

Dr. Scholl Foundation

Deadline: Mar 1, 2015

The Dr. Scholl Foundation is dedicated to providing financial assistance to organizations committed to improving the world. The Foundation believes that solutions to the problems of today’s world lie in the values of innovation, practicality, hard work, and compassion. Applications for grants are considered in the following areas: 1) Education; 2) Social Service; 3) Healthcare;...


 

McCune Charitable Foundation

Deadline: Oct 30, 2014

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...


 

Foundation for Rural Service

Deadline: Oct 1, 2014

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


 

Whole Kids Foundation: School Garden Grants

Deadline: Oct 31, 2014

The Whole Kids Foundation support schools and inspires families to improve children’s nutrition and wellness. The Foundation’s goals are to: Help kids learn to love fresh, nutritious, whole foods Increase access to and consumption of these foods in schools Inspire families to prepare and share these foods at home Encourage community action that supports healthier...


 

Grammy Foundation: GRAMMY Signature Schools

Deadline: Oct 22, 2014

As the GRAMMY Award signifies excellence in recording, the GRAMMY Signature Schools Award is designed to honor exceptional public high school music programs across the country with special awards and grants. Awards support high school music programs that are keeping music programs alive and well despite budgets and school politics. Schools compete on different categories...


 

National Science Foundation: Advancing Informal STEM Learning

Deadline: Nov 14, 2014

The Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) program seeks to advance new approaches to and evidence-based understanding of the design and development of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) learning in informal environments; provide multiple pathways for broadening access to and engagement in STEM learning experiences; advance innovative research on and assessment of STEM learning in...


 

Bernalillo County: Social Services

Deadline: Sep 15, 2014

The Bernalillo County Board of Commissioners makes yearly appropriations for the purpose of funding social services to benefit Bernalillo County’s most vulnerable residents. The County is interested in funding the following: Priority 1 – Education: Extend learning opportunities to increase capacity for social and academic success. Priority 2 – Health: Expand health access to address...


 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Equity in Mathematics Grants for Grades 6–8 Teachers

Deadline: Nov 7, 2014

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) is seeking proposals to incorporate middle school classroom materials or lessons that will improve the achievement of student groups that have previous records of underachievement. This award is for individual classroom teachers or small groups of teachers collaborating in one grade or across grade levels. Proposals must...


 

U.S. Chamber of Commerce: Young Entrepreneurs Academy Launch Grant

Deadline: Sep 26, 2014

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the National Chamber Foundation and the Campaign for Free Enterprise are providing Launch Grants to assist chambers of commerce in launching the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) program in their communities for the 2014-15 academic year. YEA! is an after-school program that takes students in grades 6-12 through the process of...


 

Best Buy Foundation: Youth Technology Program

Deadline: Nov 1, 2014

The Best Buy Foundation aims to provide underserved teens with access to technology to build 21st century skills and bridge the digital divide. To help accomplish this goal, the foundation is seeking applications from nonprofit organizations for programs that help teens build 21st century skills by utilizing cutting-edge technology such as computers, digital cameras, video...


 

ING/Voya Unsung Heroes Award

Deadline: Apr 30, 2015

ING Unsung Heroes began in 1995 as a way for ING U.S. to demonstrate its commitment to the education community. In fall 2014, ING is transitioning to Voya Financial, and the Unsung Heroes program will reflect that through a name change. The program will stay the same. Grants are given to K-12 educators utilizing new...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: Perkins Nontraditional Gender Employment and Training

Deadline: Oct 15, 2014

The purpose of this Request for Applications is to create and foster support to Perkins IV funded institutions for nontraditional gender employment and training. Career and Technical Education (CTE) is a blend of rigorous academic, career-specific, general workplace, and life skills education leading to further schooling and employment. This competitive proposal sets targets for CTE...