Education Grant News

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

Online Course -Voices of Social Change
Foundation: International Youth Foundation

Coursera announces its Voices of Social Change, a free online short course co-designed and delivered by eight young social entrepreneurs. Voices of Social Change, powered by Laureate...more

Every Adult Can Build Youth Resilience and Help Students Thrive
Foundation: Greater Tacoma Community Foundation

The Greater Tacoma Community Foundation, the Tacoma Whole Child Partnership, and Tacoma Public Schools address how school employees who work in a capacity often referred to as support staff can also...more

Community-Based Learning Gets Official Designation

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater campus will have a new letter designation coming in the fall about what courses are community-based and what they entail. According to Kate Ksobiech, an...more

Valdry Center Offers Social Entrepreneurship Fellowships to Students

Valdry Center offers social entrepreneurship fellowships to a cohort of four social entrepreneurs. Over a 24-month period, fellows will live on campus, attend Valdry Center seminars, take courses,...more




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Foundation
Grants
Total Given
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446
344,568,841
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249
119,079,321

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Government Grants for Education




Engage Youth Through Chilkoot Trail Experience Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park
National Park Service
The primary focus of this project is to increase awareness of, and provide access to, two park units (KLGO & KLSE) to socially and economically diverse youth. The project draws inspiration from...more
Posted On - 2020-08-04


Rural Innovation and Pivoting Hackathon NOFO
U.S. Mission to the Dominican Republic
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE U.S. EMBASSY IN SANTO DOMINGO Notice of Funding OpportunityAnnouncement Type: GrantFunding Opportunity Title: Rural Innovation and Pivoting Hackathon NOFO Funding Opportunity...more
Posted On - 2020-08-03




Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS): Rehabilitation Services Administration: Rehabilitation Training: Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Quality Management CFDA Number 84.264J
Department of Education
Note: Each funding opportunity description is a synopsis of information in the Federal Register application notice. For specific information about eligibility, please see the official application...more
Posted On - 2020-08-03


Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS): Rehabilitation Services Administration: Rehabilitation Training: Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Quality Employment CFDA Number 84.264K
Department of Education
Note: Each funding opportunity description is a synopsis of information in the Federal Register application notice. For specific information about eligibility, please see the official application...more
Posted On - 2020-08-03




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Invest on Board Pitches Startup Ideas in the Air


Invest on Board Pitches Startup Ideas in the Air

In its attempts to boost Turkey’s tech industry, Turkish Airlines launches an Invest on Board program. The program is in collaboration with Turkish startup accelerator Etohum to deliver hand-picked pitch videos from startups to its business class passengers through in-seat televisions.


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