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Grants, awards & freebies
Grants, awards & freebies | March 6, 2014 >>
The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Farmers Insurance, The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, The Math for America Master Teacher Fellowship, The Cullman Center Institute for Teachers and The CDW-G and Discovery Education
Grants, awards & freebies | February 6, 2014 >>
Grants for studying humanities, school-based running programs, programs that improve student learning, creative leadership team-building in elementary schools, studying the impact of industrialization in America, mathematics study, school gardens and architecture.
Grants, awards & freebies | January 16, 2014 >>
An award for teachers who further understanding between America and Japan; summer opportunity for science teachers; resources to help teachers teach about the science of polymers; an award for videos about population growth and global challenges; awards for excellence in teaching agriculture; an award for science and technology problem-solving.
Grants, awards & freebies | December 19, 2013 >>
Grants for innovative class projects, business-minded students, music education, self-directed learning and more.
Grants, awards & freebies | November 14, 2013 >>
NASA’s Explorer Schools Project offers free online resources to help science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) educators inspire and engage future scientists, engineers and technicians.
Grants, awards & freebies | October 17, 2013 >>
Be rewarded for patriotism, start a learning garden program, win a wireless network for your school — these are among the opportunities for grants and awards this month.
Grants, awards & freebies | September 26, 2013 >>
Funding for field trips and grants for outstanding STEM educators and inspirational teachers are among the offerings.
Grants, awards & freebies | September 5, 2013 >>
Cabbage plants, courtrooms and class pets are among the available grants for teachers.
Grants, awards & freebies | June 27, 2013 >>
It might pay to ‘bug’ your students: Do you use insects as teaching tools? If so, you should apply for the Entomological Society of America’s President’s Prizes for Outstanding Achievement in Primary and Secondary Education.
Grants, awards & freebies | May 30, 2013 >>
Free iPads for your school: The Worth Avenue Group is holding a monthly giveaway for iPads.
Grants, awards & freebies | May 16, 2013 >>
Bringing technology to the classroom: Sony Electronics requests proposals for its K–12 Education Ambassador program. The program seeks to help schools easily integrate electronic devices into the classroom, allowing teachers and administrators to better harness the power of tablet and mobile technologies for education.
Grants, awards & freebies | May 2, 2013 >>
Tap curiosity of K–5 students: The Toshiba America Foundation solicits applications for its Grants for Grades K–5. The aim is to help teachers bring innovative hands-on projects into their classrooms. Applications must be for project-based learning.
Grants, awards & freebies | April 11, 2013 >>
Enhance science and math lessons: The Toshiba America Foundation requests applications from teachers who are passionate about making science and mathematics more engaging for their students. Teachers of grades 6-12 can apply for grants.
Grants, awards & freebies | March 21, 2013 >>
School makeover: Schoolwires Inc. is giving away a school-district website makeover worth more than $25,000. Winner receives a Schoolwires Website Makeover package, which includes a three-year subscription to use the Centricity2 software platform of Schoolwires, along with hosting services, a website template, and certain consulting services to assist with the designing of the website. K-12 public school districts can apply.
Grants, awards & freebies | February 28, 2013 >>
Math and science fellowships in NY: The Math for America NY Fellowship in Mathematics and Science is for New York City public secondary school math and science teachers who have completed their fourth year of teaching by the start of the fellowship. Applications are being accepted for 2013.
Grants, awards & freebies | February 14, 2013 >>
The Great American Teach-Off Contest: Students, parents and teachers nominate one high school or middle school teacher who is making a difference — and America will decide which teacher should receive the $10,000 classroom grant sponsored by GOOD and the University of Phoenix.
Grants, awards & freebies | January 31, 2013 >>
Seeking volunteer programs: Repair the World and J-Serve seek applications for micro-grants for creative, volunteer-focused programs supporting education and child development. Individuals can apply for grants ranging from $500 to $1,000. Sample programs might include starting a book drive and then creating flashcards based on key vocabulary for the books that were received, packing them together as a kit for local elementary school students; rallying friends and community to start a peer-to-peer mentoring program; or working with a local preschool to create playground graphics on the blacktop to teach letters, numbers, colors, etc., to their students.
Grants, awards & freebies | January 17, 2013 >>
Learning & Leadership Grants: NEA Learning & Leadership Grants support public school teachers, public education support professionals, and/or faculty and staff in public institutions of higher education for one of two purposes: grants to individuals fund participation in high-quality professional development experiences such as summer institutes or action research; grants to groups fund collegial study, including study groups, action research, lesson study, or mentoring experiences for faculty or staff new to an assignment.
Grants, awards & freebies | December 20, 2012 >>
Spring training: The Cullman Center Institute for Teachers is accepting applications for its popular daylong Spring Seminars at the New York Public Library’s landmark building on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan.
Grants, awards & freebies | December 6, 2012 >>
Are you inspirational? The Kennedy Center solicits nominations for The Kennedy Center/Stephen Sondheim Inspirational Teacher Awards. The awards of $10,000 each seek to spotlight some of the country’s most inspirational teachers and recognize them for their contributions. Nominees must be legal residents of the U.S. and teach or have taught in a K-12 school, college or university in the U.S. Teachers of all grade levels and subject areas are eligible.