Educational grants available for your school or community:
The Pilcrow Foundation provides matching grants to rural public libraries through the Children’s Book Project. The project aims to support the purchase of quality hardcover children’s books suited to the community and intended to enhance active children’s departments in libraries across the United States. The foundation provides a list of over 500 quality hardcover children’s book from which grant recipients can select books best suited for their community. The book list includes award-winning and star-reviewed titles from educational and literary organizations.
Eligibility: Public, Other (including homeschool, 501(c)(3) organizations)
Prize: Children’s books up to $1,200 in value are awarded
Application Deadline: October 1, 2020
The Braitmayer Foundation is interested in proposals utilizing innovative practices in K–12 education throughout the United States. Of particular interest are curricular and school reform initiatives and professional development opportunities for teachers, particularly those that encourage people of high ability and diverse background to enter and remain in K–12 teaching. Recent grant recipients include science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) initiatives, school leadership programs, teachers as they engage students in science writing through an online journal, and the development of a new online course about designing and creating inclusive/accessible educational materials.
Eligibility: Public, Private, Charter, Other (including homeschool, 501(c)(3) organizations)
Prize: Grants up to $35,000 are awarded
Application Deadline: Letters of Inquiry are accepted February 1 through March 15, annually