BOGS Impact Fund
This grant program will invest in outdoor education programs that provide lower income youth with opportunities to get outside to learn play, and grow. Many young people -- especially underserved and low-income communities -- don't develop a relationship with the outdoors due to lack of education, access and resources.
Champion Creatively Alive Children
To USA and Canada PreK-8 schools whose principal is a funding source member for art-infused professional development programs that utilize creative capacity-building. Funding is intended to create a long-term school-wide commitment to art education and to help students develop skills in critical thinking, creativity, collaboration, and communication. Visual art integration should be part of the creative capacity building plan; in addition, applicants may include dance, music, theater, art integrated ed tech, or media arts into the proposal.
An innovative and engaging interdisciplinary K-8 supplemental resource built on a 4Cs STEM skills framework. Built to bring STEM to life and enhance core curriculum, STEM Connect helps students develop the creative, critical thinking, communication, and collaboration skills they need for success beyond graduation. Featuring flexible, modular learning units, STEM Connect provides students an easy-to-follow educational experience through high-quality interdisciplinary resources that can be used in a wide variety of classrooms and across all subjects.
Early Innovator Program
The UBTECH Education Early Innovator program helps districts amplify their STEM initiatives and prepare students to thrive in the disciplines and careers of tomorrow. To help school systems gain access to free robotic kits, curriculum and professional development focused on bringing STEM education into the classroom.
Kids Run the Nation
To encourage a healthier lifestyle, while also promoting inclusivity and community.
American Honda Foundation Grant
Youth education, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, the environment, job training and literacy.
Moonshot for Kids
“A Moonshot for Kids,” intended to explore “the rationale, potential, and possible design of a sizable new investment in basic and applied research and development that leads to innovation on behalf of America’s children.” Now, we’re pleased to launch the centerpiece of the project: A competition to unearth examples of such bold, new, evidence-based ideas. We are seeking the equivalent of education’s self-driving car, i.e. an idea that will revolutionize schooling. The examples we seek should not be policy proposals. Instead, we aim to collect applied research and development ideas that will unleash innovation, support educators — and dramatically improve student outcomes.
Haywood County Unrestricted Endowment
For programs that meet the needs of the local community. Funding is intended to support a broad range of focus areas including education, human services, basic needs, arts, historical preservation, health, recreation, youth development, environment, and animal welfare.
ELATE Research Initiative
For research projects that advance the work of the of the organization, National Council of Teachers of English
2019 Agriculture Awareness Grants
Suitable projects will promote an understanding of the food and fiber system in the state and the nation through the infusion of agricultural concepts into Pre K – 12th grade level curricula.