Most Popular Funding Opportunities Last Month

Most Popular Funding Opportunities Last Month

Teachers searched for agricultural education, leadership and STEM initiatives, and library resources. Check out the grants GetEdFunding members viewed the most in the month of March.

Social Emotional Learning Innovation Fund

Sponsored by NoVo Foundation, in partnership with Education First and Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors

The NoVo Foundation, in partnership with Education First and Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, funds teacher-led and district-wide projects that foster social-emotional skills. Priority is given to proposals focused on high-needs schools. Project examples include novel interventions or instructional practices to improve competencies such as resilience, academic tenacity, learning mindsets, self-management, or sense of belonging.

Deadline: April 20, 2018


Agriculture in the Classroom

Sponsored by USDA, National Institute of Food and Agriculture

National Agriculture in the Classroom

Agriculture in the Classroom seeks proposals to support a national network of state and local organizations providing programs to increase agricultural literacy for kindergarten through grade 12 students, teachers, and educators. The scope of work includes creating professional development opportunities for teachers, developing curriculum resources, promoting partnerships and collaborations to target underachieving schools, and supporting the National Center for Agricultural Literacy.

Deadline: May 1, 2018


Traditional Grants

Sponsored by The Edward E. Ford Foundation

The Edward E. Ford Foundation supports projects or programs that address a school’s greatest institutional need. Funding may be used for the expansion of diversity, equity, and inclusion programming through cultural competency training, professional development, and curriculum development; creation of a multiuse trail network of outdoor learning spaces for fieldwork and physical exercise programs; and expansion of a global competence and international leadership program.

Deadline: April 1 and September 15, annually.


National Grants

Sponsored by Mitsubishi Electric America Foundation

The Mitsubishi Electric America Foundation funds projects that help young people with disabilities develop the leadership and employment skills they need to succeed, particularly for careers in science, technology, engineering, arts and design, and mathematics.

Deadline: April 1 through June 15, annually.


Snapdragon Book Foundation School Library Grant

Sponsored by Snapdragon Book Foundation


The Snapdragon Book Foundation provides funds to improve school libraries for disadvantaged children. In a time when many schools are reallocating their funds to technology and audiovisual equipment, Snapdragon Book Foundation hopes to ensure school libraries continue offering children good books to read.

Deadline: April 20, 2018.


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