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




National Park Service-Walnut Canyon National Monument Trails and Fencing Projects
National Park Service

NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD This Funding Announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service (NPS)’s intention to fund a Task...more
Posted On - 2016-11-30


University Centers for Career Development (UCCD)
Egypt USAID-Cairo

The purpose of this letter and attached Draft Program Description (PD) is for our office to: 1) better understand what organizations are interested in applying for this opportunity; and 2) to ask...more
Posted On - 2016-11-13


Youth Ethnic Integration (YEI) Activity
Egypt USAID-Cairo
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in Macedonia is seeking applications for a cooperative agreement from qualified registered Macedonian organizations to fund a program entitled...more
Posted On - 2016-11-07


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

The 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) announces an open competition for...more
Posted On - 2016-11-03


Student Leaders Program
Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs
The Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs Office of Assistance Coordination (NEA/AC) announces a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) requesting support for a rigorous program of continuous learning to...more
Posted On - 2016-10-28


The MLK, Jr. Center
National Park Service
MLK, Jr. Center â¿¿ Annual Programs, Operations and...more
Posted On - 2016-10-24







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Social Entrepreneurship
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Bicycles for the People in Rural Mozambique

Bicycles for the People in Rural Mozambique
Mozambikes, a for-profit social venture, was formed during a road trip across Mozambique.



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