Sample Grants

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Connect A Million Minds
Time Warner Cable
Deadline: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Description: Connect A Million Minds recognizes that hands-on learning opportunities are often the catalyst that sparks a young person’s lifelong exploration of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Additionally, these experiences help middle and high school students develop the skills they will need in order to become tomorrow’s problem solvers. Programs that Connect A Million Minds supports ...
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Education Grants
Fluor Foundation
Deadline: Letters of Inquiry are accepted year-round.
Description: Flour believes education, particularly the disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), is a foundational component of success in the twenty-first century. Therefore, Fluor supports higher education and university STEM programs, as well as those benefitting students in kindergarten through grade 12, with particular emphasis on:
• STEM teaching training and professional ...
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Education Grants
Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation
Deadline: Online Letters of Inquiry are due May 15 or November 15, annually.
Description: The mission of Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation is to invest in the future of journalism by building the ethics, skills, and opportunities needed to advance principled, probing news and information now and for the future. The foundation makes grants to journalism schools and other nonprofit organizations focused on the news media.

The four program areas for the foundation are: ...
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Health, Wellness and Physical Education Grants
Names Family Foundation
Deadline: Applications are accepted year-round.
Description: The Names Foundation Makes grants in the areas of health, wellness, and physical education. Priority is given to programs that support children, youth, and young adults. The foundation has funded fitness centers, athletic facilities, and outdoor playgrounds. Previous grants were issued to fund programs serving at-risk youth, after-school educational activities, athletic facilities at high schools, ...
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JFLA Minigrant for Arts and Culture Projects
The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles
Deadline: Grant applications are accepted year-round, but must be received at least three months before the proposed project is due to begin.
Description: The Japan Foundation funds grants for projects that promote understanding of Japanese arts and culture. The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles (JFLA) accepts applications for projects that take place in the United States within the 13 states west of the Rocky Mountains.

Note: The Japan Foundation, New York (JFNY) accepts applications for grants to support arts and culture projects in the 37 states ...
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Rural and Low-Income School Program
US Department of Education
Deadline: Applications from SEAs are accepted year-round. SEAs establish their deadlines and LEAs apply to their SEA for funding.
Description: The purpose of the program is to provide financial assistance to rural districts to assist them in meeting their state's definition of adequate yearly progress. Applicants do not compete, but rather are entitled to, funds if they meet basic eligibility requirements. Eligibility is restricted by statute. Awards are issued annually to state educational agencies (SEAs), which make sub-grants to local ...
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The Grable Foundation Grants
The Grable Foundation
Deadline: Inquiries are due by January 1, May 1, and September 1, annually.
Description: The Grable Foundation is focused on improving the lives of children in southwestern Pennsylvania. The foundation awards grants in the following focus areas: early childhood, school systems, out-of-school time, and community vitality.

The foundation supports early learning centers and birth-to-five education programs that prepare children for the school years ahead in the community with their ...
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Toshiba America Grant Program for 6-12 Science and Math Educators
Toshiba America Foundation
Deadline: Grades 6 through 12 applications are accepted year-round. Requests for grants of more than $5,000 are due August 1 and February 1, annually.
Description: Toshiba America Foundation accepts applications from teachers who are passionate about making science and mathematics more engaging for their students. The foundation seeks to support teachers by providing funds to support classroom projects. The foundation strongly encourages projects planned and led by individual teachers or teams of teachers for their own classrooms. Successful projects tap into ...
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