Additional Funding and Award Opportunities Listed in Past Issues
National School and Business Partnerships Award
Created by the Council for Corporate and School Partnerships, the National School and Business Partnerships Award will recognize exemplary partnerships between schools and businesses around the country. Partnerships involving kindergarten through 12th grade public schools and/or school districts and businesses are eligible to apply for the award. The Council will present six awards in the inaugural year. Those selected for the award will receive national recognition and the schools or districts will receive $10,000 to support partnership efforts. Applications deadline: January 29, 2004.
NEA Foundation Innovation Grants
The NEA Foundation for the Improvement of Education (NFIE) funds hundreds of grants each year to public educators. All practicing U.S. public school teachers in grades K-12, education support professionals, and higher education faculty and staff at public colleges and universities are encouraged to apply. Innovation Grants fund break-the-mold innovations that significantly improve achievement for underserved learners. Application deadline: February 1, 2004.
AXA Foundation Scholarship Program
AXA Foundation in association with U.S. News and World Report will select high school seniors from each state, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico for its Achievement Scholarship Program. The 52 achievers will receive $10,000 scholarships for undergraduate education. From the state recipients, 10 students will receive additional awards of $15,000. Application deadline: December 15, 2003.
The Milagro Foundation focuses on serving at-risk, underrepresented, and disadvantaged youth through educational programs and health services. The Foundation also supports artistic and culturally enriching programs that strengthen youth and communities. Creative programs from grassroots organizations working with and for underrepresented and underprivileged children and youth take precedence. Application deadline: on-going.
Kroger Co. Foundation
The Kroger Co. Foundation was established in 1987 to enhance the quality of life in communities where Kroger customers and employees live and work. Since its inception, it has been an important resource for the retail operating divisions to make meaningful contributions to the communities they serve. Grants are made to support education and youth, feed the hungry, and assist local arts and civic organizations. Application deadline: ongoing.
Math and Science Partnership Program
The National Science Foundation has issued a program solicitation for the 2004 Math and Science Partnership (MSP). The MSP program is a major research and development effort that supports innovative partnerships to improve K-12 student achievement in mathematics and science. MSP projects are expected to both raise the achievement levels of all students and significantly reduce achievement gaps in the mathematics and science performance of diverse student populations. Successful projects serve as models that can be widely replicated in educational practice to improve the mathematics and science achievement of all the Nation's students. Due date: December 16, 2003.
Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE)
The Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE) promotes research on the civic and political engagement of Americans between the ages of fifteen and twenty-five. All CIRCLE-funded research should have implications for specified categories of practitioners, such as legislators, candidates, teachers, educational administrators, youth-serving organizations, journalists, professional associations, or nonprofits that work to encourage youth voting and political participation. CIRCLE has issued three new RFPs for research in the area of youth civic engagement: research on Civic Education, research on the Political Participation and Electoral Engagement of Youth, and research on Youth Civic Engagement. Application deadline: September 19, 2003.
The Pentair Foundation
The mission of The Pentair Foundation is to enrich and advance the communities in which Pentair operates by funding local programs that promote education, vocational readiness, cultural understanding, self-sufficiency, and general well-being so that people in these communities benefit by our presence. The Foundation funds organizations that provide resources to strengthen and enhance the lives of individuals. Application deadline: October 1, 2003.
Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy Grant Program
The goal of this national grant program is to develop and expand family literacy efforts nationwide, and to support the development of literacy programs that build families of readers. Application deadline: September 5, 2003.
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The Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation (CRPF) announces funds through its Quality of Life Grants Program. The program offers two types of grants: 1) support for organizations that address the needs of persons living with spinal cord injuries, their families, and caregivers; and 2) health promotion awards to organizations that address paralysis caused by spinal cord injuries and other injuries, diseases, and birth defects. The deadline for applications is October 1, 2003.
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