Grant Roundup 10/19-10/23

Grants
Grant Roundup 10/19-10/23 1. Fluor Grants Giving primarily in areas of company operations. Education grants focus on STEM teacher training and professional development and middle and high-school (ages 12-18) STEM programs. Requirements: K-12 public or nonprofit private school, Higher Education Funding: Grants range from $50 to $5,000 Deadline: Ongoing Learn More Here 2. Schmidt Futures and Citadel Tools Competition Funding is intended for projects, including platforms, tools, technology, and research to accelerate recovery from learning loss for students between grades K-12, and advance the field of learning engineering. Requirements: Teachers, students, researchers, technologists, and ed tech leaders. Funding: $25,000 and under; $25,000 – $100,000; $100,000 – $250,000 Deadline: 10/26/20 Learn More Here 3. The American Honda Foundation Grants Youth education, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, the…
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Grant Roundup 10/12-10/16

Grants
Grant Roundup 10/12-10/16 1. Walmart Local Community Grants Walmart Local Community Grants are awarded through an open application process and provide funding directly from Walmart and Sam’s Club facilities to local organizations in the U.S. Requirements: K-12 public or nonprofit private school, charter school Funding: Grants range from $250 to $5,000 Deadline: 12/31/20 Learn More Here2. American Electric Power Foundation Teacher Vision Grants  Any project that has an academic focus and a goal to improve student achievement will be considered. AEP has a special interest in science, mathematics, technology, the study of energy and a sustainable environment, and energy efficiency. Requirements: Public Schools, Higher Education Funding: $100 to $500 Deadline: 02/26/21 midnight Learn More Here 3. CSX Community Service Grants Grants to Ontario, Quebec, and USA nonprofits, schools, colleges, universities,…
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Grant Roundup 10/5-10/9

Grants
Grant Roundup 10/5-10/9 1. Subaru Foundation Grants focus on educational and environmental activities for children and youth through grade 12. SOAF seeks funding programs that promote STEM. Requirements: Schools 501(c)3 - see list of select locations across the country Funding:up to $5,000 Deadline:  10/12/20 Learn More Here2. OMNOVA Solutions Foundation Grants Grants focus addressing specific improvements and opportunities in reading and economic literacy, and math and science in K-12 schools. Requirements: Priority emphasis is placed on organizations in those North American communities where OMNOVA conducts business. Funding: Varies Deadline:10/31/20 Learn More Here 3.Albuquerque Public Schools (APS) Education Foundation Grants Funding is intended to support hands-on classroom projects that advance student learning in the areas of STEM, fine arts, and literacy. Requirements:K-12 Albuquerque Public Schools (New Mexico) Funding: Up to $1,500…
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Grant Roundup 9/28-10/2

Grants
Grant Roundup 9/28-10/2 1. National Education Association Student Success Grant  The NEA Foundation provides support for ongoing response efforts to needs that emerged or worsened due to the pandemic, as well as for racial equity work. However, they will also consider applications that do not fall into either of these categories. Requirements: Current National Education Association member and educators in public schools or public institutions of higher education.  Funding: $2,000 or $5,000  Deadline: 12/01/20 Learn More Here 2. Association of American Educators Foundation Classroom Grant Classroom grants can be used for a variety of projects and materials, including but not limited to books, software, calculators, math manipulatives, art supplies, audio-visual equipment, and lab materials. Requirements: Full-time educators  Funding: $500 Deadline: October 1, 2020 and March 1, 2021. Learn More Here…
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Grant Roundup 9/21-9/25

Grants
Grant Roundup 9/21-9/25 1. PNC Grow Up Great Early Childhood Grant  The PNC Foundation supports educational programs for children and youth, particularly early education initiatives that serve low-and moderate-income children (birth through age five), their teachers, and families. Priority is given to programs that focus on the areas of math, science, the arts, or financial education. Requirements: The proposed activity must occur in a community where PNC has a significant presence. (Find more details about locations on their website.) Funding: Varies  Deadline: Ongoing  Learn More Here2. The Brown Rudnick Charitable Foundation Corp. Community Grant  Funding is intended to assist with small, concrete projects or needs that will make an improvement in inner-city education in Boston, Hartford, New York City, Providence, and Washington, D.C. within a year of the grant award. …
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5 Grant Opportunities This Fall

Grants, Opportunities
Calling all educators! Are you looking for some new grants for you and your school? Check out these grants our grant team has found for you! #1 - Toshiba Funding is intended to increase student success-rates by introducing creative project-based learning ideas that will make STEM learning fun. Requirements: K-12 Educators Funding: $1000 (K-5 Educators), $5000+ (6-12 Educators) Deadlines: 10/01/2020 ($1000 grants) 11/01/2020 ($5000+ grants) 12/01/2020 ($5000 grants) Learn more: K-5 grants; 6-12 grade grants #2 - Rappahannock Electric Cooperative (REC) Community Grants Grants may be awarded to individual teachers or groups of teachers who demonstrate creative teaching methods to students of Cooperative member-owners. Requirements: K-12 Teachers Funding: REC will award two $5000 grants and four $2000 grants Deadline: 10/15/2020 Learn more #3 - Diane and Ben Lee Design Education Fund Grants may…
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DIY: How to Find Local Grants

Blog, Grants
How to Find Local Grants for Teachers The beginning of any large project can be a daunting task, especially a project that could ultimately earn your school a large amount of money - if done correctly. Even the initial stages of the grant application process can be overwhelming! This early anxiety about the research stage can be summed up by one all too common question among teachers interested in grant writing: Where can I find a grantor who would want to support my students? For many teachers nationwide, this question can usually be answered locally! It is most often the case that your school district or city has an education foundation or community foundation of some sort.  What is a Local Education Foundation? It is always surprising to me as…
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CSPAP: How Math & Movement Fits Your Proposal

CSPAP: How Math & Movement Fits Your Proposal

Blog, Opportunities
CSPAP: How Math & Movement Fits Your Proposal How does Math & Movement fit into the Comprehensive School Physical Activity Programs (CSPAP)?  Many schools across the nation have implemented Math & Movement to increase physical activity minutes in their classrooms. Our exercises and activities have been shown to help students become more physically active, which improves their grades, school attendance, cognitive performance, and classroom behaviors. So how does Math & Movement fit into the CSPAP framework? Quality of Physical Education CSPAP guidelines require planned physical activity throughout the school day. Math & Movement is a favorite of many physical education teachers. PE teachers use the Math & Movement Training Manual for K-5 Physical Education as a resource for standard-based activities that are easy and fun to implement. It provides activities and lesson…
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Our Holiday Gift to You! A Lowe’s Toolbox for Education Draft Proposal

Our Holiday Gift to You! A Lowe’s Toolbox for Education Draft Proposal

Grants, Opportunities
By Suzy Koontz We know you are wildly busy…so we are offering you a special holiday gift! We’d like to draft your Lowe’s Toolbox for Education application so you can easily apply for funding to bring Math & Movement to your school. Why would you want one written for you? How is that a gift??? Many of you on this email list have asked for help getting funding for Math & Movement materials. Lowe’s has been very supportive of this project for many schools in the past so we are helping other schools access this possible funding. If we draft it, you can refine and complete the application in just a few hours of time. If funded, you get to select the perfect materials for your school. Once you are…
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Do You Love Math & Movement? Join Our Team!

Do You Love Math & Movement? Join Our Team!

Opportunities
By Suzy Koontz Math & Movement is a ground-breaking new educational program that combines physical fitness with learning and practicing math, reading, and other concepts. In just a few short years, Math & Movement has branched nationally and experienced exponential growth. Math & Movement is hiring part-time educational consultants. The time commitment can be low (a few hours a month) or high, depending on your schedule. You do not have to re-locate – you serve your community and nearby areas. You may also have the opportunity for national travel to present at conferences and offer training to teachers. Following are some of the paid opportunities offered to Math & Movement Consultants. A Math & Movement consultant: Leads Family Fun Nights Offers Math & Movement training for teachers/administrators Makes Math &…
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