TechFest Grantwriting by yaofenjin

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									Grants
NC TIES (formerly NCAECT) Teaching with Technology http://ncaect.org/grants.html
$3,000.00 (3 given) Check site for deadlines.

State Farm Project Ignition http://www.sfprojectignition.com/
Service learning project focused on teen driving issues. Closed for 08-09 year. This year
due date was July 3. Grades 9-12.

Dollar General Back-to-School (applications closed June 12th )
http://www.dollargeneral.com/Community/Documents/Back-to-
School%20grants%20application%202008.pdf $5,000.00 maximum request.

Tommy Hilfiger
HTTP://WWW.TOMMY.COM/OPENCMS/OPENCMS/CORPORATE/FOUNDATION/APPLICA

TIONPROCESS.HTML/      Proposal funding limits: $10,000 - $25,000. Check site for
application information.

Hamburger Helper Hometown Helper http://www.myhometownhelper.com/ They are
giving away up to $100,000.00! This year’s applications were accepted Feb. 1st –March
31st.

North Carolina Bright Ideas http://www.ncbrightideas.com/Nav.asp Educators K-12,
up to $2,000.00. Check site for deadlines (as they vary).

Pitt County Schools Mini-Grant http://www.pitt.k12.nc.us/files/MinigrantApp.pdf
Website has not been updated but last year’s applications were due October 5th 2007.
Requests should not exceed $1,000.00.


The North Carolina Civic Education Consortium Small Grants Program
http://www.civics.unc.edu/smallgrants/index.html Check site for deadline and
application (not yet posted for 2009). Grants range from $1,000-10,000.00.

Lowe’s Build an Outdoor Classroom Grant Program
http://www.lowes.com/lowes/lkn?action=pg&p=AboutLowes/outdoor/index.html The
program will award grants up to $2,000 to at least 100 schools. In some cases, grants for
up to $20,000 may be awarded to schools or school districts with major outdoor
classroom projects. The grants can be used to build a new outdoor classroom or to
enhance a current outdoor classroom at the school.


Lowe's Charitable and Educational Foundation
http://www.lowes.com/lowes/lkn?action=pg&p=AboutLowes/Community or
http://www.toolboxforeducation.com/ Grant focuses include K-12 public education and
community improvement. Up to $5,000.00 Grant application:
http://www.lowes.com/lowes/lkn?action=frameSet&url=apps.bridgetree.com/funding/def
ault.asp Fall ’08 application not available yet-keep checking the website.

ING Unsung Heroes http://www.ing-
usa.com/us/stellent2/groups/dc/documents/companylobinformation/001143.pdf K-12
educators. Application must be postmarked by April 30, 2009. One hundred finalists
receive $2,000.00 and may qualify for up to $25,000.00.


Dominion Educational Foundation
http://www.dom.com/about/community/foundation/index.jsp Select counties (Pitt
qualifies), no grant range, no deadline. Math and Science programs.

Donors Choose http://www.donorschoose.org/homepage/main.html No deadlines. Grant
range based on proposal.

Mazda Foundation Educational Grant
http://www.mazdafoundation.org/grantguidelines.html#1 No deadline. Proposals
accepted each year May 1st through July 1st. For NC and several other states. $5,000.00-
$63,000.00.

Arthur Vining Davis Education Grant for 9-12 staff development
http://www.avdfdn.org/ $100,000.00-150,000.00
AT&T High School Success http://www.att.com/gen/corporate-citizenship?pid=11520
No deadlines. Grant range based on proposal.

Beyond Words-school library relief fund—May you NEVER need this one! ―awarded
to   public school libraries that have incurred damage or hardship due to a natural
disaster(tornado, earthquake, hurricane or mudslide), fire or an act recognized by the
federal government to provide funding to provide funding for books, media, and or
library equipment that is located in school library environment.‖ Must be within 20 mile
radius of a Dollar General store. $5,000.00-15,000.00.
http://www.ala.org/ala/aasl/aaslawards/dollargeneral/disasterrelief.cfm

Charles Lafitte Foundation http://www.charleslafitte.org/education.html        No
deadlines. Average grant: $2,500.00

Educational Foundation of America http://www.efaw.org/ and
http://www.efaw.org/apply.htm $1,000.00-250,000.00

Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation http://www.kauffman.org/grants.cfm No
deadline. Grant range: $10,000.00-200,000.00

McKenzie Foundation-accepting proposals for projects that will have community
impact. No deadlines. Grant range based on proposal.
http://www.mckenziefoundation.us/index.php

Public Welfare Foundation http://www.publicwelfare.org/ for disadvantaged
communities especially youth programs like violence prevention, intervention. Not
associated with U.S. government welfare agency. Average proposal range: $25,000.00-
50,000.00.

R.J. Reynolds Foundation Grant http://www.rjrt.com/values/communityGuidelines.asp
No deadlines, awards made four times each year. Grant range $150.00-625,000.00
RGK Foundation for K-12 education, teacher development and literacy $1,500.00-
$125,000.00. Does not accept unsolicited grant proposals, you must complete an
electronic letter of query first. http://www.rgkfoundation.org/guidelines.php


State Farm Companies Foundation
http://www.statefarm.com/about/part_spos/grants/cogrants.asp Will consider one
proposal from ONE organization per year. Proposals accepted year round. Awards based
on proposal.

The Green Foundation http://ligf.org/education.html Elementary, High School Strive to
solve existing problems of juvenile delinquency, gang life and drugs. Work to expand
educational programs for youth and/or adults. Encourage the use of technology in youth
and/or adult learning. Promote artistic endeavors including the performing arts, writing
and painting. Award based on proposal. No deadline. Award based on proposal.


Toshiba America Foundation Grant Program for 7-12 Math and Science Education
http://www.toshiba.com/tafpub/jsp/home/default.jsp Deadlines posted on website. Large
grants last deadline for final proposal was August 1, 2008. Award based on proposal.

Toshiba America Foundation Grant Program for K-6 Science and Math Education

Award based on proposal. Applications due October 1st. Award based on proposal.
Where to look:
Renaissance Learning Funding Center http://www.ing-
usa.com/us/stellent2/groups/dc/documents/companylobinformation/001143.pdf
Foundation database search. This site also provides tips:
Grant writing Checklist http://kmnet.renlearn.com/Library/R004012303GG69E8.pdf
Foundation grant writing http://kmnet.renlearn.com/Library/R004060424GGB4F0.pdf
State information http://www.renlearn.com/fundingcenter/stateinformation.aspx

								
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