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NEA Foundation-Nickelodeon Big Help Grants Available to K-8 Public School Educators

Deadline: October 15, 2012 Sponsored by Nickelodeon and the NEA Foundation, NEA Foundation-Nickelodeon Big Help Grants provide up to $5,000 to K-8 public school educators in the United States. The Big Help Grants program is dedicated to the development and implementation of ideas, techniques, and approaches to addressing four key concerns — environmental awareness, health […]

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Florida Power & Light Offers Teacher Grants for Energy-Related Classroom Projects

Deadline: November 15, 2012 As part of their commitment to STEM education, Florida Power & Light and the NextEra Energy Foundation will make teacher grants totaling $50,000 in the 2012-13 school year for energy-related projects. All public, private, and charter school teachers at elementary, middle, and high schools in FPL’s service territory are eligible to […]

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10 Tips for Writing Effective Scholarship Essays

Read the instructions and make sure you understand them before you start writing. Think about what you are going to write and organize your thoughts before you start writing. Begin the writing process by writing an outline. Make sure your outline touches on every aspect required per the instructions. Write your essay by elaborating on […]

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Constellation Invites Students to Apply for 2012 E2 Energy Grants Program

Deadline: October 1, 2012 Constellation energy company has announced the launch of its 2012 E2Energy to Educate Grants program, which provides funding for student projects designed to increase understanding of energy-related science and technology issues. In 2011, the program awarded more than $500,000 nationwide. The student projects included hands-on wind turbine design, electric and solar […]

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Lowe’s Toolbox for Education Accepting Applications for Fall 2012 K-12 Public School Improvement Projects

Deadline: October 12, 2012 Funded by the Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation, the Lowe’s Toolbox for Education programprovides grant awards of up to $5,000 to support school improvement projects at K-12 public schools in the United States. Now in its sixth year, the program has donated over $25 million to more than five thousand schools. […]

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Kids In Need Foundation Offers K-12 Teacher Grants to Support Innovative Classroom Projects

Deadline: September 30, 2012 A program of the Kids In Need Foundation, Kids In Need Teacher Grants provide K-12 educators with funding to provide innovative learning opportunities for their students. Teacher Grant awards range from $100 to $500 and are intended to be used to finance creative classroom projects. The number of grants awarded varies […]

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NEA Foundation-Nickelodeon Big Help Grants Available to K-8 Public School Educators

Deadline: October 15, 2012 Sponsored by Nickelodeon and the NEA Foundation, NEA Foundation-Nickelodeon Big Help Grants provide up to $5,000 to K-8 public school educators in the United States. The Big Help Grants program is dedicated to the development and implementation of ideas, techniques, and approaches to addressing four key concerns — environmental awareness, health […]

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FirstEnergy Accepting STEM Grant Applications From Educators

Deadline: September 17, 2012 FirstEnergy Corp., an energy company serving Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, New Jersey, Maryland, and Virginia, is offering education grants of up to $500 for creative classroom projects planned for the 2012-13 school year. FirstEnergy Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Classroom Grants are awarded for creative, individual classroom projects for grades pre-K-12. […]

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California Community Foundation Invites Los Angeles K-12 Teachers to Apply for Classroom Project Grants

Deadline: June 29, 2012 The FEDCO Charitable Foundation, a supporting organization of theCalifornia Community Foundation, provides grants to K-12 teachers in Los Angeles public and private schools working on experientially based teaching approaches in their classrooms. To be eligible, applicants must teach K-12 full time at a public or a charter school in the LAUSD, ABC/Cerritos, […]

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Meemic Foundation for the Future of Education Accepting Grant Applications From Wisconsin Educators

Deadline:  September 9, 2012 The Meemic Foundation for the Future of Education, a nonprofit organization created by Michigan-based Meemic Insurance Company, is accepting grant applications from Wisconsin educators for fall 2012 classroom projects. The grant program is designed to fund innovative programs, events, or projects with the potential to significantly enhance students’ classroom experiences. Any employee of […]

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