Largest Foundation Support for Education for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
411
326,589,148
5
127
75,151,526

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Education Grant News

Selected education grants and philanthropy news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

Florida Teen Uses Grant to Improve Nutrition for Foster Kids

Fresh vegetables are the aim of a 17-year-old high school student in Boca Raton. Thoughtful Isaac Leifert has come up with an idea to provide fresh foods to a to SOS Children's Foster Care Village....more

Obama Administration Details Plans for Prisoner Pell Grants, Other Reentry Measures

The Obama administration recently created the Second Chance Pell Grant program, which will give 12,000 inmates Pell grants to support their future education endeavors. This initiative is hoping to...more

College/Graduate Students and Young Professionals Increasingly Entrepreneurial

Barbara Hou, a PhD candidate at Harvard University, studies startups and teaches classes about entrepreneurship. In this interview, Hou describes her research and personal experiences with...more

Upskilling and Transformation Take Center Stage at Philanthropy Conference

The leaders of the philanthropy community met on June 1-2 in Orlando in order to discuss the role that community colleges fill in providing skills that are required for jobs that need more than a...more




Government Grants for Education




Smart Schools
West Bank, Gaza USAID-West Bank

The USAID West Bank and Gaza contemplates issuing a Request for Application (RFA) to support the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MOEHE) to improve the quality of teaching and learning at...more
Posted On - 2017-04-10


The Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (TEA) 2018
West Bank, Gaza USAID-West Bank
TEA consists of a six‐week non‐degree, non‐credit customized academic program including seminars on new teaching methodologies, curriculum development, lesson planning, and instructional...more
Posted On - 2017-03-22


Conservation Interns for Kennel projects in Denali National Park and Preserve.
National Park Service

ARTICLE I – BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Cooperative Agreement Number P15AC00031 was entered into by and between the Department of the Interior, National Park Service, (NPS), and Student...more
Posted On - 2017-03-22


ACE Interpretation and Resource Management Positions
National Park Service

Each of six Interpretation and Resource Management interns will work directly with the National Park staff to learn aspects of operations at New River Gorge National River (NERI), Gauley River...more
Posted On - 2017-03-22


Play, Learn, Serve, Work Summer Camp Program 2017
National Park Service

The initial Play, Learn, Serve, Work summer program piloted by ten Ys for two years will continue to provide a strong program effort in 2017 at those original ten Y and NPS sites to introduce urban...more
Posted On - 2017-03-21


Grants to Local Educational Agencies for Military-Connected Academic and Support Programs
Department Of Defense
The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Educational Partnership Program is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2017 for Grants to Local Educational Agencies (LEAs) for...more
Posted On - 2017-03-17







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