Most Popular Funding Opportunities Last Month
In the previous month, educators searched GetEdFunding for classroom supplies, art education funding, information technology (IT) equipment, and grants for literacy programs. Check out which grants GetEdFunding educators viewed the most in the month of May.
Sponsored by Study.com
Study.com offers Classroom Grants that support teachers in developing curriculum, purchasing supplies, or implementing one or more projects to positively impact students and improve learning. Teachers must describe challenges with individualized instruction and how they overcome those challenges, how they use technology to strengthen teaching, how they engage students as active learners, and how the grant money would be used to enhance teaching and learning.
Deadline: Applications are due September 1, 2019.
Learning and Leadership Grants
Sponsored by The NEA Foundation
The NEA Foundation’s Learning and Leadership Grants support public school teachers, public education support professionals, and faculty and staff in public institutions of higher education for high-quality professional development experiences, such as summer institutes, conferences, or action research; or collegial study, including study groups, action research, lesson plan development, and mentoring experiences for faculty or staff.
Deadline: Applications are due October 15, 2019.
Sponsored by National Endowment for the Arts
The National Endowment for the Arts supports excellent arts education in the form of projects for prekindergarten through grade 12 students, the educators and artists who support them, and the schools and communities that serve them. Funded projects utilize and test innovative strategies, or scale up proven methodologies, for increasing access to arts education for more students.
Deadline: Applications are due July 11, 2019.
APC K-12 Server Room Makeover Contest
Sponsored by APC by Schneider Electric
APC by Schneider Electric sponsors the APC K-12 Server Room Makeover Contest that supports IT upgrades in US schools. APC awards the winning school a choice of IT equipment to meet the school’s needs, with options that include power protection devices, routers, servers, chromebooks, tablets, and touch screen monitors. Server rooms are judged based on greatest need for organization and improvement.
Deadline: Applications are due June 30, 2019.
Sponsored by Nora Roberts Foundation
The Nora Roberts Foundation makes grants in the areas of literacy, children’s programs, arts, and humanitarian efforts. Literacy Grants are intended to empower people through literacy, such as informal learning programs focused on science, technology, and local history for individuals, families, and school groups; and after-school programs, summer camps, and professional training for teachers, students, schools, and families.
Deadline: Applications are due October 1, 2019.