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


Interpretive Youth Interns
National Park Service

Support and stimulate work and/or education and training opportunities for young adults through collaborative participation in the Interpretation and Visitor Services and Resource Management...more
Posted On - 2017-03-23


Youth Employment and Education Programming at Fort McHenry NMHS and Hampton NHS
National Park Service

This task agreement focuses on the further development and implementation of a youth-oriented summer employment and education programs at both Fort McHenry and Hampton...more
Posted On - 2017-03-23


All India Access Camp
U.S. Mission to India

The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi seeks proposals for a project entitled “All-India Access Camp.” The proposed project will consist of a grantee working closely...more
Posted On - 2017-03-23


The Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (TEA) 2018
U.S. Mission to India
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







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