Most Popular Funding Opportunities Last Month
In the previous month, teachers searched GetEdFunding for environmental; funding for science and mathematics teaching; and science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) projects. Check out which grants GetEdFunding educators viewed the most in the month of January.
Sponsored by American Honda Foundation
The American Honda Foundation offers funding for STEM projects, environmental education, career readiness programs, and literacy initiatives.
Deadline: For new applicants, applications are due February 1 and August 1, annually. For returning applicants, applications are due May 1, annually.
Sponsored by Ray Charles Foundation
The Ray Charles Foundation provides grants for scientific, educational, and charitable purposes; encourages and educates people about the causes and cures for diseases and hearing impaired disabilities; and assists organizations and institutions in the advancement of their social, educational, and academic programs for youth.
Deadline: May 1 through September 30, annually
Sponsored by Toshiba America Foundation
Toshiba America Foundation accepts applications from teachers who are passionate about making science and mathematics more engaging for their students. The foundation offers funding to support project-based classroom projects that tap into the natural curiosity of students, enable students to frame their own scientific questions, and incorporate the expertise of community partners.
Deadline: Applications for requests less than $5,000 are due March 1, June 1, September 1, and December 1, 2019. Requests for grants of $5,001 and greater are due May 1 and November 1, 2019.
Sponsored by The Charles Lafitte Foundation
The Charles Lafitte Foundation offers grants that help individuals gain access to schools, from preschool through college, by issuing grants and taking an active role in exploring new approaches to education. Funding supports programs such as computer-based and technological education, promoting leadership skills, and arts education.
Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round.
Sponsored by The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History sponsors the Civil War Essay Contest for grades 5 through 8 and grades 9 through 12. Students may write an essay or create a documentary film on a topic relevant to the conflict. For essay and film submissions, students must use at least five primary sources, including at least one document from the Gilder Lehrman Collection.
Deadline: Entries are due February 25, 2019.