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Search Grants. Financial Literacy Australia Grants – Financial Literacy. The Financial Literacy Australia (FLA) Grants program supports not-for-profit organisations to advance financial literacy in Australia.

Financial Literacy Australia Grants – Financial Literacy

In 2015, FLA expects to allocate up to $1.4 million in grants. You may have a great existing program with demonstrated results that could be expanded to reach more people. You may want to experiment with a new type of financial literacy program. You may want to evaluate an existing program to measure its impact and how it can be improved. Or you may have a proposal for research that will make a real difference. We are keen to support projects like these. Grants and Scholarships. Grants and scholarships are often called “gift aid” because they are free money—financial aid that doesn’t have to be repaid.

Grants and Scholarships

Grants are often need-based, while scholarships are usually merit-based. Grants and scholarships can come from the federal government, your state government, your college or career school, or a private or nonprofit organization. Do your research, apply for any grants or scholarships you might be eligible for, and be sure to meet application deadlines! Funding Opportunities. CCE funding opportunities are available through numerous public and private organizations.

Funding Opportunities

Financial support can include grants for schools and community groups, achievement awards for both educators and students and environmental education scholarships. Below are links to several donor organizations: ACE Action Scholarships (USA)California-based Alliance for Climate Education offers students grants and scholarships (up to US$2,500) for projects aimed at greening schools.

Big Lottery Fund (UK)Britain’s Big Lottery Fund offers grants from £300 to over £500,000 to organisations ranging from small local groups to major national charities. Grants for the arts, 2015-18. Grants for Individuals. Creative Writing Fellowships Fellowships in fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction enable recipients to set aside time for writing, research, travel, and general career advancement.

Grants for Individuals

Non-matching grants are for $25,000. These guidelines are for creative writing fellowships in prose. Application Deadline: March 11, 2015 Notification: December 2015 Earliest Start Date: January 1, 2016 Translation Projects. Teacher Art Grants. Arts Every Day - Funding and Support. Grants — TeachersCount. General Grants Save on Energy Teacher Grant Interested in winning $500 for your classroom?

Grants — TeachersCount

SaveOnEnergy.com® is looking for the best lesson plans for teaching students about energy or sustainability. They teach consumers of all ages about the many aspects of energy in our Learning Center through blog posts, videos and infographics. Deadline: 5 p.m. CityScience : Classroom Grants. Teacher Grants for Pets in the Classroom. Just fill out the application and tell us about yourself, your students and your classroom.

Teacher Grants for Pets in the Classroom

Email it to us, and we’ll get back to you with a decision within 3-4 weeks. If you qualify, we’ll send a certificate or coupons (depending on grant type) directly to you for the support of your classroom pets within 4-6 weeks from the date of approval. That’s all there is to it. The following conditions apply: Funding classroom projects. Here are some resources for teachers looking for help in finding money to pay for classroom projects.

Funding classroom projects

Grants, Awards and Freebies We scour the Internet and other sources for grants, awards and free things that New York City public school educators are eligible for and publish what we find in each issue of the New York Teacher. AFT Funding Database The American Federation of Teachers' Funding Database is a searchable database of loan forgiveness programs, teacher grants and awards, classroom donation programs, and summer studies and exchange programs. You can search by funding type, grade level, position, district type, subject area and state. DonorsChoose.org. Dolciani Mathematics Enrichment Grants. The Mary P.

Dolciani Mathematics Enrichment Grants

Dolciani Halloran Foundation has provided funding for the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) to award grants for projects designed to develop mathematical enrichment programs for talented students in middle school or high school. The goal of the program is to interest students who are ready for more challenge in the study of mathematics and encourage them to further their mathematical studies. Proposals are sought from college and university mathematical sciences faculty working in partnership with middle and/or high school mathematics teachers.

Interested middle and high school teachers are strongly encouraged to seek out college and university mathematic sciences faculty in the formulation of proposals to benefit middle and high school students. The Foundation is particularly interested in projects originating from the middle or high schools. Objectives Active engagement in doing mathematics and mentoring of each student participant are essential features.

Grants - National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. Deadline: Nov 06, 2015 Scholarships of up to $2,000 are provided to classroom teachers to pursue courses to improve their mathematics content knowledge.

Grants - National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Grants with a maximum of $6,000 will be awarded to a teacher-leader in elementary school mathematics. The recipient will collaborate with other teachers to select specific mathematics content... Teaching Materials Grant. Dart Foundation - Grants. We are pleased that you are interested in learning more about the Dart Foundation’s mission and grant process.

Dart Foundation - Grants

We strongly encourage you to review the following guidelines to help determine whether your project is a good fit with our areas of interest before submitting an application. Read our recent Annual Reports for more information that might be helpful. BotBrain Educational Robots. Candy Fundraisers Prepackaged candy bars can be sold for a dollar or two with your group retaining 50% of the profits. Parents can take these to work, schools can put these at the front office and students can go door-to-door. Catalog Sales These fundraisers are particularly lucrative during the holidays. Grants. It's no secret that education funding is tight all across the country. At Frey, we want to do everything in our power to assist you to be able to buy all the products you need to run a successful science program!

There are multiple opportunities listed below. Many of these opportunities focus on STEM. While we are not experts on grant writing, here are some general suggestions that might help you win enough money to fund your lab supplies and new resources: REC Foundation. Your robotics education store for robotics curriculum, robotics software, nxt training, vex training, and robotics hardware such as NXT hardware and VEX hardware. Money is hard to get.. we know. Grants are hard to come by, and when you do find one, you want to make sure that it's written well. Below you will find sources for finding grants: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grants.gov It is to be noted that grant seekers must address one of the foundations focus areas of math, science, or access to technology. Allyn Family Foundation Submit proposals in letter format to the appropriate address, preferably by June 30. Constellation Energy Group The group recognizes education as the foundation of economic and personal growth.

Fleishhacker FoundationThe main education grant priorities of this foundation are to improve K-12 students learning skills and teacher professional development. Grant Programs. Davidson Fellows Scholarships. New USA Funding. Millions are Given Out in Free Funding Ever dreamed of winning the lottery? Well, your odds just got a whole lot better!

No, we don't have a secret formula for finding the next set of Power Ball winning numbers. Grants. Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) provides grant funding to assist Lions districts in developing and implementing large-scale humanitarian projects. These humanitarian grants help Lions expand their outreach and increase their impact within local and global communities to serve even more people in need around the world. The Foundation provides support in four areas of service: Millions of people around the world have benefited through more than 12,072 Foundation grants, which have totaled more than US$900 million. That number continues to grow in part from gifts from foundations, corporations, governments and non-Lions.

However, the vast majority of LCIF’s funding comes through the generous donations from Lions clubs and individual members. Grant Accomplishments. Engineering and Technology. 4-H has developed a comprehensive robotics program to inspire young people and develop an early interest in robotics engineering and technology. This new program is part of 4-H’s bold goal to engage one million new young people in science by the year 2013 and to address a declining trend in our nation’s science, engineering, mathematics, and technology workforce. 4-H Robotics is delivered through 4-H clubs, camps, school enrichment, and after-school programs nationwide.

SPARK Grant Finder Tool For Physical Education Grants. Grants - Funding for Independent Schools. Here is a brief list of some grant-making bodies that can help fund scholarships, bursaries and other forms of support that your school could promote to prospective and current parents. Grants for Private Christian Schools. IRA Awards and Grants. Grants. The Reading Horizons program is based on the Discover Intensive Phonics for Yourself method. Apply for a Grant From Target. Superkids Reading Program. Learn how Rowland Reading Foundation programs meet typical private funding requirements. Educational Grants. FirstEnergy proudly supports classroom projects and teacher professional-development initiatives focusing on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

One of the ways we support these activities is by offering science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education grants of up to $500 to educators at schools and youth groups in communities served by our electric operating companies, other areas where we have facilities, and where we do business. More than 1,000 educators and leaders of youth groups have received classroom grants since the program began during the 1986-87 school year. The application process for the 2014-2015 school year is closed. Applications for the 2015-2016 school year will be available in April 2015. Motorola Solutions – Motorola Solutions Foundation.

More than 50 employees from the Legal, Government Affairs & Corporate Communications team beautified the home of a local veteran family in partnership with Motorola Solutions Foundation grant partner Operation Homefront in Hanover Park, IL. About Motorola Solutions Foundation The Motorola Solutions Foundation is the charitable and philanthropic arm of Motorola Solutions.

With employees located around the globe, Motorola Solutions seeks to benefit the communities where it operates. The company achieves this by making strategic grants, forging strong community partnerships and fostering innovation. GrantsAlert Grant: Bayer USA Foundation STEM education Grants. STEM Classroom Grant - Welcome to STEM. The Power of Discovery. STEM Higher Education. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Libraries and museums are improving learning in science, technology, engineering and math, a national priority for US competitiveness. Partnership: STEM Video Game Challenge IMLS is a National Community Sponsor of the National STEM Video Game Challenge. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Education. North Carolina Biotech Center. ISTEM: STEM Education Funding Opportunities. STEM School Grants — Science Technology Engineering Math Teacher Grants. Afterschool Alliance.

STEM Education. American Honda Foundation - Grants for Youth Education and Science Education. STEM Education Grants.  News, updates and a free downloadable guide to STEM (Science, Technology Engineering, and Mathematics) educational grants for K-12, educational non-profits, & universities.

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