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




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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Source: Foundation Stats (Foundation Center) / CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


Government Grants for Education




Education Center for Children of Yellowstone National Park
National Park Service
This announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Services intention to award financial assistance for the continuation of an...more
Posted On - 2017-11-15


Heritage Management Assistance Agreement
National Park Service
This announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Serviceâ¿¿s intention to award financial assistance for the...more
Posted On - 2017-11-02


Request for Information (RFI) for the Centers of Excellence Activity
Egypt USAID-Cairo
THIS IS A REQUEST FOR INFORMATION (RFI). The goal of this RFI is to gather information that will help USAID/Egypt explore options to provide technical assistance and support to Egyptian public...more
Posted On - 2017-10-26


ABLI Interpretation Interns
National Park Service
NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD: This funding announcement is not a request for applications or proposals. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service’s intention to...more
Posted On - 2017-10-26


Managua Annual Program Statement - PAS Small Grants Program
National Park Service
The U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Section - Small Grants Programs awards grants to U.S. and Nicaraguan individuals and non-profit and non-governmental organizations with legal status to support...more
Posted On - 2017-10-23


Troops to Teachers Program
National Park Service
Congress enacted the Troops to Teachers (TTT) Program in 1993 to assist eligible current and former members of the armed forces to transition into second careers as teachers. Within the Department...more
Posted On - 2017-10-19







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Partnerships in Social Enterprises Can Increase Social Impact
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