Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

Corporation for National and Community Service: Operation AmeriCorps

Deadline: Jan 13, 2015

AmeriCorps grants are awarded to eligible organizations proposing to engage AmeriCorps members in well-designed interventions to strengthen communities. An AmeriCorps member is an individual who engages in community service through an approved national service position. Members may receive a living allowance and other benefits while serving. Upon successful completion of their service, members receive a...


 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Environmental Education Model Grants Program

Deadline: Feb 2, 2015

The purpose of the Environmental Education (EE) Model Grants Program is to support model, replicable projects that increase public awareness and knowledge about environmental issues and provide the skills that participants in its funded projects need to make informed environmental decisions and take responsible actions toward the environment. EE is based on objective and scientifically-sound...


 

National Science Foundation: Improving Undergraduate STEM Education

Deadline: Jan 13, 2015

A well-prepared, innovative science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workforce is crucial to the nation’s health and economy. Priorities include educating students to be leaders and innovators in emerging and rapidly changing STEM fields as well as educating a scientifically literate populace. Both of these priorities depend on the nature and quality of the undergraduate...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Social and Economic Development Strategies (SEDS)

Deadline: Mar 4, 2015

The purpose of the Social and Economic Development Strategies (SEDS) program is to promote economic and social self-sufficiency for American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and Native American Pacific Islanders from American Samoa, Guam, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. The SEDS program supports the principle that social and economic development are inter-related...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance

Deadline: Mar 4, 2015

The purpose of the Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance (P&M) program is to assist Native Americans in ensuring the survival and continuing vitality of Native American languages. The Administration for Native Americans (ANA) is interested in supporting locally determined projects designed to reduce or eliminate community problems and achieve community goals. Funded projects reflect...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance-Esther Martinez Immersion

Deadline: Mar 4, 2015

The purpose of the Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance – Esther Martinez Immersion (EMI) program is to provide financial assistance to community-driven projects designed to preserve Native American languages through Native American language nests, Native American language survival schools, and Native language restoration programs. The Administration for Native Americans (ANA) is interested in supporting...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Performance Partnership Pilots

Deadline: Mar 4, 2015

The Performance Partnership Pilots (P3) program will enable up to ten pilot sites to test innovative, outcome-focused strategies to achieve significant improvements in educational, employment, and other key outcomes for disconnected youth using new flexibility to blend existing Federal funds and to seek waivers of associated program requirements. Disconnected youth are defined as individuals between...


 

Corporation for National and Community Services (CNCS): AmeriCorps State and National Grants

Deadline: Jan 5, 2015

The mission of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic participation through service and volunteering. AmeriCorps grants are awarded to organizations proposing to engage AmeriCorps members in interventions to strengthen communities. An AmeriCorps member is an individual who engages in community service through an approved...


 

City of Albuquerque: Social Services and Behavioral Health

Deadline: Jan 5, 2015

The City of Albuquerque has issued a Request for Proposals to solicit innovative and effective proposals from qualified non-profit organizations interested in providing specific social services to populations in need. The City’s Department of Family and Community Services has recently completed a series of city-wide Community Needs Assessments in the areas of “affordable housing”, “social...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: After School and Summer Programs

Deadline: Dec 15, 2014

The New Mexico Public Education Department (PED), Coordinated School Health & Wellness Bureau (CSHWB), requests applications from New Mexico public schools, including state charter schools, for the implementation of quality 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,...


 

Bernalillo County: After School Programs

Deadline: Nov 26, 2014

Bernalillo County’s Purchasing Department on behalf of the Office of Health and Social Services is soliciting proposals from non-profit agencies to provide after school programs for students attending the following four selected Albuquerque Public Schools: Adobe Acres Elementary Mission Avenue Elementary Navajo Elementary Rudolfo Anaya Elementary The County has intentionally not provided the types of...


 

Innovate+Educate and CenturyLink: Teacher and Technology Mini Grants

Deadline: Jan 2, 2015

Innovate+Educate and the CenturyLink Clarke M. Williams Foundation is accepting applications for the Teachers and Technology competitive grant program for K-12 school teachers within the CenturyLink service areas who demonstrate an innovative use of technology with students. Awarded funds may be used for the following: professional development activities, learning tools and objects, content development to...


 

New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department: Community-Specific Model Demonstration Early Childhood Programs

Deadline: Dec 2, 2014

The Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD) is soliciting proposals for the procurement of contractors who will develop plans to establish community-specific early childhood care and education programs that could serve as model demonstration sites. Preference will be given to communities where a significant majority of children are at risk for adverse childhood experiences and...


 

Lemelson-MIT: 2014-15 InvenTeam Initiative

Deadline: Feb 27, 2015

The Lemelson-MIT program is funded by the Lemelson Foundation and is administered by the School of Engineering at MIT. InvenTeams are comprised of high school students, educators, and mentors who work together to invent technological solutions to real-world problems of their own choosing. InvenTeams students rely on inquiry and hands-on problem solving a they apply...


 

Westinghouse: N-Vision a Brighter Future Grant

Deadline: Nov 14, 2014

N-Vision a Brighter Future grants support schools and teachers who want their students to learn more about STEM through a hands-on project. The program will consider any creative hands-on project dealing with STEM. Grants may be used to compensate experts who come to work with students. Funds may also be used purchase equipment, or provide...