Hometown Safety Grant
To make communities safer places to live and work.
Bangor Savings Bank Foundation
ocuses its funding on community-based organizations that contribute to the vibrancy of Greater Portland. Geographic area: Cape Elizabeth, Falmouth, Gorham, Portland, Scarborough, South Portland, Yarmouth, and Westbrook Issue areas: Environment and conservation, early childhood and youth programming, and arts and culture Collaboration: For appropriate projects and programs, collaboration between and among organizations is encouraged. A letter from the executive director of each collaborating organization is required and should clearly explain the level of involvement and responsibility. For organizations partnering with schools, a letter of agreement from the participating school official is required.
Tto support progressive ideas in education, health, community, youth, and adult programs.
Innovation in Schools Grant Program
To improve teaching and learning activities. To foster innovation in teaching with a special emphasis on the use of broadband internet as a learning tool.
Drones for Good Video Contest
Entrant is encouraged to be creative and original with the video production answering the question “How would you use drones for good?”
16 Under Sixteen
U.S. Cellular® is looking for the 16 brightest and boldest young leaders who have taken on a responsibility beyond their years to make the world a better place, all before their 16th birthday.
Environmental Education Mini Grant
For projects that involve students investigating a local environmental issue, problem, or phenomenon through indoor and outdoor research culminating in developing solutions and taking action in their school or community – also known as the Meaningful Watershed Educational Experience (MWEE) model.
21st Century Endowment Grant
To improve the quality of life in our community by raising, encouraging, administering and distributing gifts for charitable, cultural, educational and scientific purposes.
2018 Innovation Fund Grant Opportunities
Support activities or strategies to address workforce shortages in communities that lead to improved skills, access to employment opportunities or advancement in growing sectors. Support community-based early childhood efforts that advance literacy and school readiness, particularly in communities not served by existing <a href="https://www.ifound.org/community/early-childhood">Early Childhood Coalitions</a>.
Alice Buffet Outstanding Teacher Award
Recognizes the achievements of skilled and dedicated educators in the Omaha Public Schools