Upcoming Grants Related to Education

 

Captain Planet Foundation: Ecotech Grant Program

Deadline: May 31, 2014

The Captain Planet Foundation, in partnership with Ray C. Anderson, will award grants for the purpose of engaging children in inquiry-based projects in STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) that use innovation, biomimicry/nature-based design, or new technology to address environmental problems in their communities. Projects may address: Environmental Benefits: Promote understanding of environmental issues;...


 

Albuquerque Community Foundation

Deadline: May 21, 2014

The Albuquerque Community Foundation will make grants to organizations that serve the Albuquerque community in the following areas: 1) Arts and Culture grants support opportunities to participate in, and/or learn about, the arts of diverse cultures with an emphasis on low-income populations and/or at-risk children and youth. 2) Education grants support programs for early childhood,...


 

American Honda Foundation

Deadline: May 1, 2014

The American Honda Foundation engages in grant making that reflects the basic tenets, beliefs and philosophies of Honda companies, which are characterized by the following qualities: imaginative, creative, youthful, forward-thinking, scientific, humanistic and innovative. The Foundation supports youth education (up to age 21) with a specific focus on the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics)...


 

Taos Community Foundation

Deadline: Apr 10, 2014

Young Child Initiative with a focus on Early Childhood Education; Creativity and Culture; Music in the Schools; The Protection and Regeneration of our Natural Resources; Organization Development and Operating Support for Nonprofits; The KIDS Project; Emergency Medicines Accepting only online applications.


 

Braitmayer Foundation

Deadline: Mar 15, 2014

The Braitmayer Foundation is interested in proposals utilizing innovative practices in K-12 education throughout the United States. Of particular interest are: (1) Curricular and school reform initiatives; and (2) preparation of and professional development opportunities for teachers, particularly those which encourage people of high ability and diverse background to enter and remain in K-12 teaching....


 

Bringing Theory to Practice Project

Deadline: Mar 14, 2014

Bringing Theory to Practice Project (BTtoP) is an independent project established in partnership with the Association of American Colleges and Universities, and funded by the S. Engelhard Center with support from the Charles Engelhard Foundation, the Christian A. Johnson Endeavor Foundation and other foundations and individuals. The project is based on evidence that engaged learning,...


 

Department of Health & Human Services: Mobilization For Health National Prevention Partnership Awards

Deadline: Mar 13, 2014

The Mobilization for Health: National Prevention Partnership Awards (NPPA) Program is designed to promote and accelerate partnerships, catalyzing collaborations in improving health through access to, and use of, preventive services across the United States. The program is designed to establish integrated, collaborative local, state, regional, or tribal partnerships to increase community awareness and action on...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Landmarks of American History and Culture – Workshops for School Teachers

Deadline: Feb 4, 2014

The Landmarks of American History and Culture program supports a series of one-week residence-based workshops for a national audience of K-12 educators. NEH Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshops use historic sites to address central themes and issues in American history, government, literature, art, music, and related subjects in the humanities. Each workshop is...


 

Chipotle Cultivate Foundation Grants

Deadline: Mar 2, 2014

The Chipotle Cultivate Foundation is committed to creating a more sustainable and healthful food supply and to raising awareness concerning food issues. This is realized through the support of family farmers and their communities, educators and programs that teach younger generations about food matters, along with support for ranchers and farmers who are working to...


 

AT&T: Aspire High School Success Initiative

Deadline: Feb 28, 2014

The Aspire High School Success Initiative (HSSI) will support organizations implementing verifiable, evidenced-based interventions to improve the retention, promotion and graduation rates of students at risk of dropping out of high school. Aspire HSSI will fund organizations seeking to expand proven programs in new locations, serve additional students in existing locations or add components to...


 

Dollar General Literacy Foundation: Summer Reading Grants

Deadline: Feb 27, 2014

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation was established in 1993 in honor of Dollar General’s co-founder, J.L. Turner, who was functionally illiterate with only a third grade education. The organization funds literacy grants in five focus areas, one of which is Summer Reading. Summer Reading Grants provide funding to local nonprofit organizations and libraries to help...


 

Dollar General Literacy Foundation: Family Literacy Grants

Deadline: Feb 27, 2014

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation was established in 1993 in honor of Dollar General’s co-founder, J.L. Turner, who was functionally illiterate with only a third grade education. The organization funds literacy grants in five focus areas, one of which is Family Literacy. Family Literacy Grants provide funding to family literacy service providers. Organizations applying for...


 

Dollar General Literacy Foundation: Adult Literacy Grants

Deadline: Feb 27, 2014

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation was established in 1993 in honor of Dollar General’s co-founder, J.L. Turner, who was functionally illiterate with only a third grade education. The organization funds literacy grants in five focus areas, one of which is Adult Literacy. Adult Literacy Grants award funding to nonprofit organizations that provide direct service to...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Personnel Development To Improve Services and Results for Children With Disabilities

Deadline: Feb 24, 2014

The purpose of the Preparation of Special Education, Early Intervention, and Related Services Leadership Personnel priority is to support programs that prepare special education, early intervention, and related services personnel at the graduate level who are well-qualified for, and can act effectively in, leadership positions in universities, State educational agencies (SEAs), lead agencies (LAs), local...