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Birds Eye Foods Foundation --
The Birds Eye Foods Foundation provides grants to not-for-profit organizations operating in communities where Birds Eye Foods has facilities. Primary giving areas include health, community services, education, youth, agricultural research and cultural programs.

Celestron Binocular Grants --
Celestron Optics is providing binoculars to classrooms participating in citizen-science projects. Whether you’re watching a bird feeder, going out on regular bird walks, or participating in a bio blitz, share with us how your students are scientists and what you could accomplish with a classroom set of binoculars. This grant will be distributed on a rolling basis until all binoculars have been distributed. Grant recipients will be selected at the end of each month. If you are a mini-grant recipient, you will be required to share your grant experience through the BirdSleuth Action Map.

Citgo Fueling Education --
The CITGO Fueling Education Sweepstakes When students have better opportunities to learn, we all win. And during the Fueling Education “You Win/Teachers Win” Sweepstakes, you could win a $100 CITGO Gift Card and a $100 voucher for school supplies to share with a teacher of your choice. Other opportunities range from $1,000 - $5,000

Donors Choose --
Donors Choose is where school teachers post classroom project requests. Donors then browse project requests and give an amount they choose. Once a project reaches its funding goal, Donors Choose delivers the materials to the school.

Edinformatics – Education for the Information Age --
Large grant databases and search tools

Educators of America --
Educators of America are driven to not only supply teachers and educators with the classroom technology they need, but also train them to use it in the most effective ways possible.

Edutopia --
The Big List of Educational Grants and Resources Get a roundup of educational grants, contests, awards, free toolkits, and classroom guides aimed at helping students, classrooms, schools, and communities. Check this page weekly to get the latest updates!

Enhancing Student Mathematics Learning through the Use of Tools and Technology Grants (Pre-K-12) --
The purpose of this grant is to encourage the innovative use of technology and other tools to "help teachers and students visualize and concretize mathematics abstractions..." ( Principles to Actions ). When used appropriately, they can enhance other effective teaching and promote meaningful learning opportunities for students. For 2017-18, grants with a maximum of $3,000 each will be awarded to persons currently teaching mathematics in grades Pre-K-12. Materials may include, but not be limited to, books, calculators, tablets, computers, or related equipment as well as professional development in the use of the designated tools and technology. The focus of the proposal should be on the mathematics being taught and innovative uses of the tools and technology. Proposals must include a plan for evaluating materials and the anticipated impact on students' learning. Applicants are encouraged to seek matching funds from internal and external sources.

Entergy Charitable Foundation --
Eligibility: schools & communities Award: N/A Deadlines: Annually February 1, May 1, August 1 (must be submitted no later than one month prior to the deadline.) Thriving communities depend on self-sufficient, productive citizens. At Entergy, we believe that an essential element to healthy, thriving communities is creating an environment where every individual has basic reading and writing skills.

Ezra Jack Keats Minigrant --
Eligibility: K-12 schools Award: $500 Deadline: Annually March 31 The Ezra Jack Keats Foundation offers minigrants of $500 to schools and public libraries for programs that encourage literacy and creativity in children. Programs related to the work of Ezra Jack Keats are welcome, but not required.

Farmers Insurance and Thank America's Teachers --
Farmers Insurance and Thank America's Teachers offers a way to show appreciation to America's teachers. Throughout the year, they will give away more than $1 million dollars in educational grants to teachers, supporting proposals and projects that can make a difference in the lives of students. This year, one-hundred and eighty teachers will receive $2,500 grants to fund their classroom projects, and six will be awarded $100,000 educational grants! To learn more about the program, thank a teacher, submit a proposal, or vote for a teacher click on the link.

Get Ed Funding --
GetEdFunding is a free and fresh grant finding resource, dedicated to helping educators and institutions identify the funding they need in budget-tight times. GetEdFunding hosts a collection of more than 2,400 grants and opportunities culled from federal, state, regional and community sources and is available to public and private, preK–12 schools, districts and educators, higher education institutions, and nonprofit organizations that work with them.

Grant-Finder Tool --
The SPARK Grant-Finder Tool helps you locate funding for your Physical Education, After school, Early childhood or Coordinated School Health program. Grants can be used for curriculum, teacher training, or equipment.

Grants4Teachers --
Grants4Teachers is a complete online resource for information related to K-12 grants. Search for grants and sign up for their free weekly emailed newsletter for grant alerts.

GrantSAT—The Grant Proposal Self Assessment Tool: --
An instrument for evaluating the quality of proposals. It provides a number of assessment criteria for nine different aspects of a proposal (e.g., problem statement, budget, evaluation).

GrantSelect --
Offers more than 10,000 funding opportunities and the largest collection of sponsored research opportunities. You can sign up for a free trial membership. GrantSelect is an effective and comprehensive tool for grantseekers.

Halliburton Foundation --
Eligibility: K-12 Award: N/A Deadline: N/A The Halliburton Foundation makes direct donations to U.S.-based elementary and secondary schools and colleges and universities. Grant requests are reviewed on a quarterly basis.

Honda America Foundation --
Eligibility: K-12 schools, districts Award: $20,000 - $60,000 Deadlines: Annually Feb 1, May 1, Aug 1, Nov 1 Grants are provided in the fields of youth education in the areas of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)

Kids Need To Read --
Eligibility: K-12 schools, libraries Award: In kind donations of books, periodicals, and literacy resources Deadline: Ongoing Kids Need to Read provides books, periodicals, and literacy resources to schools, libraries, and other organizations that administer literacy programs to children and adolescents.

Lego Children's Fund --
Eligibility: early education Award: $500 to $5,000 Deadline: Grants awarded quarterly, submit proposals by April 15, July 15, Oct 15, and Jan 15 The Foundation awards grants for specific, identifiable needs primarily in areas that support early childhood education and development that is directly related to creativity, and technology and communication projects that advance learning opportunities.

Mary Pope Osborne's Gift of Books --
Eligibility: Title 1 Schools - Grades 1-5 Award: Magic Tree House books and Fact Trackers Deadline: Rolling The Gift of Books program provides teachers at eligible schools with books and learning aids for their classrooms. Schools may request books for multiple classrooms within the school, as long as the participating teachers sign a letter of commitment to implement the projects in their classrooms.

Michael and Susan Dell Foundation --
Award: $500+ Deadline: Rolling The Michael and Susan Dell Foundation seeks to fund projects that directly serve or impact children living in urban poverty, particularly in the areas of education, childhood health, and family economic stability.

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Grants --
The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics is the public voice of mathematics education, supporting teachers to ensure equitable mathematics learning of the highest quality for each and every student through vision, leadership, professional development, and research.

Oregon Community Foundation --
OCF supports more than 1,300 organizations around the state each year through its grant programs. These grants are awarded by hundreds of different OCF funds.

Project Learning Tree Greenworks Grants --
Project Learning Tree offers GreenWorks! grants up to $1,000 to schools and youth organizations for environmental service-learning projects that link classroom learning to the real world. Students implement an action project they help design to green their school or to improve an aspect of their neighborhood’s environment.

Quality Science and Math Grant Programs --
The Quality Science & Mathematics Grant Program (QSM) was established by R.S. 17:374 of the Louisiana Legislature in the summer of 1992 for the purpose of providing materials and equipment to MATHEMATICS and SCIENCE PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS. The QSM program has funds to award approximately $162,000 in grants to eligible classroom teachers for the 2017-2018 school year. Deadline 11:59 PM on 09/11/2017 Central Time Zone

Research Associates --
This site includes an area to subscribe to a great grant writing listserv.

School Grants --
Education World contributor Don Peek shares current education grants and be sure to sign up for the newsletter.

Snapdragon Book Foundation --
Eligibility: K-12 schools Award: Varies Deadline: April 15 Annually The Snapdragon Book Foundation provides funds to improve school libraries for disadvantaged children.

Tech & Learning --
K-12 Grants Central is an educator’s resource to simplify the grant application process and improve the success of obtaining grants for their districts. The content includes a monthly update on tips for creating and submitting grant applications, links to educational grant offerings and useful online grant creation tools. An interactive calendar includes upcoming grant deadlines, and site goers can download it to their individual Outlook or Gmail calendars.

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Great free videos to help you get started writing grants

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