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Ross Dress for Less™ - Official Site - Ross Stores, Inc. The Ross Store-Based Giving Program provides support – primarily in the form of gift cards – to federal tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organizations, schools, and government programs serving a community within 25 miles of a Ross Dress for Less or dd’s DISCOUNTS Store. Please review our giving guidelines and eligibility requirements for this program in full before applying for a donation using our online application.

In summary, your organization must: Be a federal tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization, school, or government program.Align with our charitable mission to create brighter futures by building academic achievement and life skills in economically disadvantaged youth, ages 3-24.Serve a community within 25 miles of a Ross Dress for Less or dd’s DISCOUNTS Store. Use the Ross Dress for Less and dd’s DISCOUNTS Store locators to see if your organization qualifies.Have not received a donation from Ross (Ross Stores Foundation, Ross Stores, Inc., or dd's DISCOUNTS) within the past 12 months. How to Apply for a Mini-Grant | The Ezra Jack Keats Foundation. Library of Congress Literacy Awards. Apply Now! Applications open January 14, 2019 to March 8, 2019. “Thomas Jefferson, the Library of Congress’s spiritual founder, wrote of the pursuit of happiness. I like to think that literacy is fundamental to that pursuit.

So many doors are closed to those who cannot read. Everyone in this world has a right to happiness and with that comes the right to read.” About The Library’s mission is to provide Congress, the federal government and the American people with a rich, diverse and enduring source of knowledge that can be relied upon to support their intellectual and creative endeavors.

Since 2013, the Library of Congress Literacy Awards Program has awarded $1.5 million in prizes to 91 institutions in 28 countries. Prizes The David M. The American Prize ($50,000) is awarded for a significant and measurable contribution to increasing literacy levels in the United States or the national awareness of the importance of literacy to an organization that is based in the United States. Why Apply? Welcome to TangerKIDS Grants. Innovations in Reading Prize - National Book Foundation. Each year, the National Book Foundation’s Innovations in Reading Prize awards $10,000 to an individual or organization that has developed an innovative project which creates and sustains a lifelong love of reading in the community they serve. In addition, the Foundation recognizes four projects to receive the designation of honorable mention. Applications for the 2019 Innovations in Reading Prize will open at 9am on January 4, 2019.

Applications are due by 11:59pm EST on February 15, 2019. Applications must be submitted online. If you have questions, please contact Jordan Smith at or call 212.685.0261. Who is eligible? All U.S. citizens and non-profit organizations with 501c3 status are eligible for this prize. What is the prize? What are we looking for? Applicants should: We strongly encourage applicants to read about past winners to get a sense of programs we support. How is a winner chosen? The 2019 winner and honorable mentions will be announced the first week of May.

Innovations in Reading Prize - National Book Foundation. Accelerating Promising Practices for Small Libraries. Application: FY 2019 Notice of Funding Opportunity (PDF 384KB)Grant Amount: $10,000–$50,000Grant Period: Two yearsCost Share Requirement: None *NEW* FAQ: Accelerating Promising Practices for Small Libraries Looking for some guidance about the Accelerating Promising Practices for Small Libraries initiative?

Here are some answers to a few of our most frequently asked questions. Program Overview: Accelerating Promising Practices for Small Libraries (APP) is a special initiative of the National Leadership Grants for Libraries Program. The goal of this initiative is to support projects that strengthen the ability of small and rural libraries and archives to serve their communities. IMLS invites applications that focus on the following topics: transforming school library practicecommunity memorydigital inclusion Eligibility: See the Notice of Funding Opportunity for eligibility criteria for this program.

You can also view a recording of this webinar on-demand. Grant Assistance - BirdBrain Technologies. Grants for Librarians. Online.foundationsource. Welcome to the CenturyLink Teachers and Technology Grant Site Overview The CenturyLink Teachers and Technology Grant Program is a competitive grant open to full-time classroom teachers in a PreK-12 public, private or charter school in EITHER a CenturyLink residential service area OR one of the following Corporate locations: Ouachita Parish, LA; Johnson County, KS; Tulsa County, OK or St. Louis County, MO. The program, funded by the CenturyLink Clarke M. Williams Foundation, is designed to help teachers innovatively implement technology in their classrooms to increase student achievement.

Awards and Eligibility The CenturyLink Clarke M. Williams Foundation will consider requests of up to $5,000 submitted by full-time classroom teachers employed by a public or private school in a CenturyLink residential service area or the Corporate locations listed above. Previous applicants may apply on an annual basis. 2017 - 2018 Recipients Application Deadline and Notification.

The Ruth Toor Grant for Strong Public School Libraries. Overview Jay Toor honors his wife, Ruth Toor, with the establishment of The Ruth Toor Grant for Strong Public School Libraries. Ruth Toor was the school librarian at Southern Boulevard School in Chatham for 29 years. After retiring in 2001, she wrote and edited the “School Librarian’s Workshop,” and along with “New on the Job,” Toor co-authored 11 other professional publications. Toor was the 1992-1993 AASL President and consulted and worked actively on many ALA, AASL and ALSC committees including the ALA Committee on Legislation. She taught graduate courses as an adjunct at Rutgers and Montclair State Universities, and was the internship adviser for professional development studies at Rutgers’ school of communication and information. Eligibility All applicants (individual or institution) must be current members of ALA and AASL at the time the application is submitted. Criteria Download Criteria & Rating Sheets.

Questions? Shannon Carter AASL Program Coordinator Recipients. Inspire Collection Development Grant. Monetary Amount: up to $5,000 Deadline: February 1, 2019 Overview Through the generous donation of Marina “Marney” Welmers, an AASL member and retired middle school librarian, AASL is pleased to offer the Inspire Collection Development Grant, a grant so that an existing public middle or high school can extend, update, and diversify the book, online, subscription and/or software collections in their library in order to realize sustainable improvement in student achievement at their school. The program is to satisfy the need to establish or supplement traditional print or online resources in the school library setting in order to realize sustainable improvement in student achievement at their school. The Fund is $20,000 per year. Eligibility The applicant must be a publicly funded middle or high school, grades 5-12, and have an existing campus library.

Criteria The Inspire Collection Development Fund Jury will evaluate the applicant based on the following criteria: Download Copy of Application. Good Neighbor Citizenship Grants - State Farm® SC Johnson Philanthropy - Applying for Grants. SC Johnson is proud to support its communities through philanthropic giving. Our efforts assist existing non-profit organizations or programs focused on defined areas of interest including education, social services, environment, community development, arts and culture, and health. Interested in applying for a grant? Start by reviewing these frequently asked questions about SC Johnson grants. Links to our grant application are located in the left column and at the bottom of this FAQ. Who is eligible for an SC Johnson grant?

What organizations or programs will not be considered for an SC Johnson grant? If my 501(C) (3) has a pending status, do I qualify to receive a donation? SC Johnson does not fund organizations with a pending 501(c) (3) status. What is the focus of SC Johnson grants? Areas of Focused Giving My organization is not located in a geographic area that SC Johnson predominately supports. Do you have deadlines for applications? Can I submit a paper application? SC Johnson Philanthropy - Applying for Grants. Sanford Teacher Award | Sanford Education Programs. The Ruth Toor Grant for Strong Public School Libraries.

Inspire Special Event Grant. Overview Through the generous donation of Marina “Marney” Welmers, an AASL member and retired middle school librarian, AASL is pleased to offer the Inspire Special Event Grant. The grant opportunity supports a special event so that an existing public middle or high school library can create new or enhance its extracurricular activities in order to increase student academic achievement at their school. The goal is to provide direct assistance funding to middle or high school libraries for special short-term projects or events that would create new or enhance educational activities in order to engage students with and in the library and to promote reading, books, literacy and authors. The fund is $10,000 per annum. The direct assistance is capped at $2,000 per grant.

Eligibility The applicant must be a publicly funded middle or high school, grades 5-12, and have an existing campus library. Application Applicant Responsibility Criteria Questions Shannon Carter AASL Program Coordinator. Enter – G2 Overachievers – Pilot Pen. Programs to Study WWII and the Holocaust in Europe and Japan | Teaching Traveling. Teaching Traveling: Interested in teacher travel opportunities and scholarships to study WWII and the Holocaust in Europe and Japan? Read on to learn about some amazingly powerful educational trips, as explained by Illinois teacher, Stephanie Krzeminski. Stephanie at the torii gate of Miyajima, Japan: a UNESCO Heritage site. Stephanie: Hello! I have been teaching for 12 years, and during that time I have been in both private and public schools. I have taught Modern World History, Honors World History, AP Seminar and Sociology.

My background is in Humanities, and I love looking at history from a social, emotional, and cultural standpoints. Like many, I didn’t really start traveling until I was older. Stephanie’s educational travel group at the memorial area in Auschwitz. TT: Important epiphany! S: It wasn’t until 2014 that my international travels really began. On this trip I met Dr. With Eva Kor in front of a liberation photo. TT: Amazing. TT: Thank you for sharing these resources. White-Reinhardt Mini-Grants. Projects The White-Reinhardt Mini-Grant Program funds projects that will increase agricultural literacy. County and state Farm Bureaus may apply for $1,000 grants for education programs for grades K-12 in order to initiate new ag literacy programs or expand existing programs.

Grants are available on a competitive basis. The White-Reinhardt Fund for Education is a special project of the Foundation in cooperation with the AFB Women’s Leadership Committee. It was established to honor two former chairs of that committee, Berta White and Linda Reinhardt, who were leaders in the national effort to improve agricultural literacy. The Spring 2019 Cycle is now OPEN! The application will close October 15. BEFORE you apply you must read all of the APPLICATION GUIDELINES. You can access the Pillars of Agricultural Literacy here. Questions? Downloads form. The CITGO Fueling Education Sweepstakes. Whole Kids Foundation. I Love Libraries.

I Love My Librarian Award Promotional Tools Use the tools on this page to help promote the I Love My Librarian Award in your community.Follow I Love Libraries on Facebook and Twitter and participate on social media using the hashtag #ILoveMyLibrarian. Sample Tweets Do you have a favorite librarian? Nominate them for the 2018 #LoveMyLibrarian Award! Flyer Print this 8.5" x 11" flyer (PDF) and hang it on your bulliten board at your library or community center.

Table Tent Table Tent (Color - PNG) | Table Tent (Black and White - PNG) Digital Graphics High resolution logo | High resolution logo with sponsors | The Awesome Foundation. Educators | Fresh Films. Fresh Films uses the fun and relevancy of film to connect students with technology, STEM and careers! Applications accepted on a rolling deadline All educators grades K-12 2018 Check presentation schedule TBA Best for 4th-12th graders "Grade level" or "all-school" assemblies Dynamic exposure to real careers $300 - if run by the school $850 - if on our Spring or Fall tour $2000 - for custom dates Preview Available Now!

Can use any level of filmmaking supplies, from tablets and iPhones to professional film equipment! $399 - year-long subscription with professional development for 1 educator $1849 - includes year-long subscription with professional development for 1 educator and equipment package. Bemis Foundation Grants Program | Bemis Company Inc. Other Grant & Fellowship Opportunities - NEA Foundation. The School Library Media Specialist: Program Administration. Sistersincrime. STEM Grants. STEM Funding Opportunities and Free Grant Writing Services: State Grants **This section contains over 1,000 total grant opportunities throughout the United States.

Federal Grants 21st Century Community Learning Centers This program provides money for before- and after-school programs. Charter Schools The program provides funding for purchasing science kits for kids, equipment, supplies, or any educational materials. Early Childhood Professional Development This program seeks to improve the knowledge and skills of early childhood educators who work in high-poverty areas.

Education Technology State Grant This program has been slashed by almost 50 percent but still has a sum directed toward the effective integration of technology to ensure that students are technologically literate by the end of eighth grade. GEAR Up This discretionary grant program is designed to increase the number of low-income students who are prepared to enter and succeed in postsecondary education. Gifted and Talented Students. Grants for Teachers - Nationwide Grants | Nationwide K-12 Grants for Teachers | Nationwide K-12 Funding Opportunities for Teachers.

Grants for Teachers by State Nationwide California Colorado Kansas More... Grants for Teachers by Subject Field Trips Reading Technology More... Grants for Teachers by Grade Pre-K Grants Elementary School Grants Middle School Grants High School Grants Other K-12 Grants Grants for Schools Grants for School Districts Grants for Administrators Grants for School Libraries School Grant Programs Search K-12 Grants for Teachers by keywords e.g: School theatre grants, Nutrition grants etc.

Grants for Teachers — Nationwide Like to receive an alert when a new K-12 funding opportunity is added to this list? Register your E-mail here Connect With Us. The Big List of Educational Grants and Resources. Inspire Collection Development Grant. Inspire Special Event Grant. Available Kits For Selection | Civil Air Patrol National Headquarters.