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.

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

Innovative Approach of Job Preparation in High School

In an innovative turn on vocational training a set of under-performing high schools are implementing specific classes into in order to assist students in getting jobs when they graduate. In...more




Government Grants for Education




Enhance, Manage and Promote the Medical Reserve Corps Training Finder Real-Time Integrated Network (MRC-TRAIN)
HHS - Office of the Secretary
The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) is a staff division of the Office of the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). ASPR leads the...more
Posted On - 2016-08-26


ATCHAFALAYA NATIONAL HERITAGE AREA
National Park Service

Support Atchafalaya National Heritage Area operations and...more
Posted On - 2016-08-25


Internship Training Program Southeast Regional Office, Cultural Landscapes Program
National Park Service

Interns will assist Federal government professionals involved in historic preservation and allied fields such as archeology, history, museum management and landscape architecture, in directed...more
Posted On - 2016-08-24


SCA Museum Collections Intern
National Park Service

The Southeast Regional Office of the National Park Service is seeking a Museum Collections Intern that will be duty stationed at Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site located in Tuskegee...more
Posted On - 2016-08-22


FY 2017 Safeguarding the Heritage of the Near East Initiative Collaborative Services Award
Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs

The U.S. Department of State (DOS), Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, Office of Press and Public Diplomacy (NEA/PPD) and Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Cultural Heritage Center (ECA/CHC)...more
Posted On - 2016-08-18


Frederick Douglass Institute Student Think Tank
National Park Service

Through this agreement, the NPS and KU FDI will work together with a think tank of youth and faculty to explore the park audience experience at several national parks as it relates to broadening our...more
Posted On - 2016-08-17







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