K-12 and Higher Education
Nov. 1, Feb. 1, May 1, and
The American Honda Foundation
provides grants in the fields of youth education and scientific
education to the following: Educational institutions, K-12;
accredited higher education colleges and universities);
community colleges and vocational or trade schools; scholarship
fellowship programs at selected colleges and/or universities or
through selected non-profit organizations; other scientific and
education-related, non-profit, tax-exempt organizations; student
programs; media concerning youth education and/or scientific
education; private, scientific and/or youth education projects;
other non-profit, tax-exempt, institutions in the youth
education and scientific education; and programs pertaining to
academic or curriculum development that emphasize innovative
educational methods and techniques.
American Honda Foundation, 1919
Torrance Blvd., M.S. 100-1W-5A, Torrance, 90501
Kathryn A. Carey, Mgr.,
Tel:(310) 781-4090, E-mail:
Technology / Professional Development
Foundation for the Improvement of Education
Learning & Leadership and
public school teachers, public school education support
professionals, and faculty and staff at US public higher
Applications may be submitted year-around, and are reviewed
three times a year. See website for details.
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The NEA Foundation provides $2,000 and $5,000 grants to public
school teachers, public school education support professionals,
and faculty and staff in public higher education institutions
for the purpose of engaging in high-quality professional
development or implementing project-based learning and
break-the-mold innovations that raise student achievement.
Foundation, Attn: Learning & Leadership Grants
Sixteenth Street NW, Suite 416,
Washington, DC 20036-3207
Toyota prefers to support programs, rather than sponsor events.
Organizations must apply each year to the contributions program,
and subsequent funding is contingent upon evaluation of previous
foundation for deadline
USA Foundation is committed to improving the quality of K-12
education, with a primary interest in mathematics and science.
Applying organizations must be tax-exempt under Internal Revenue
Code Section 501(c)3 and be located within and serve the people
of the United States. They also must be financially sound and
complete the Toyota USA Foundation application. Toyota's goal is
to electrify the minds of people all ages through our support of
education programs. Our partnerships with national nonprofit
organizations include programs that address issues such as
family literacy, K-12th grade education, technical and higher
education as well as environmental education.
Administrator, Toyota USA Foundation
57th Street, Suite 4900,
New York, NY 10019
Mathematics, Science, Technology
Program for 7-12 Math and Science Education
Organization: Toshiba America Foundation
Educators in grades 7-12
Value: $5,000 per
award; number of awards varies
Toshiba America Foundation is a nonprofit grant-making
organization dedicated to supporting science and math education
in the U.S. The foundation contributes to the quality of science
and mathematics education by investing in projects designed by
classroom teachers to improve instruction for students in grades
7-12. The foundation awards grants of $5,000 on a rolling basis.
For grants of more than $5,000, applications are due Feb. 1 and
Aug. 1 of each year.
Foundation Education Grant Program
inquiry accepted year round
Source: RGK Foundation
Foundation's primary interests within education include programs
that focus on formal K-12 education (particularly mathematics,
science and reading), teacher development, literacy, and higher
education. All applicants must complete an electronic Letter of
Inquiry from the Web site as the first step. Grants are made
only to nonprofit organizations certified as tax exempt under
Sections 501(c)(3). Most grants awarded during 2006 will be
Westinghouse Math and Science Grant
Charitable Giving Grants
Westinghouse charitable giving provides education grants of up
to $5,000 with an emphasis on elementary, secondary, and high
school educational programs that emphasize math and science,
although consideration will be given to other relevant, non-fine
arts programs. The Charitable Giving Advisory Board will
evaluate proposals and make awards on a quarterly basis.
Applications are accepted year round. Westinghouse will only
accept grant applications from educators in communities where
Westinghouse has a local presence.
Up to $25,000
to give youth safe places to learn
Assisting At-Risk Youth
The Home Depot Foundation
Schools and districts
Value: Up to
Depot Foundation gives cash and materials to help provide young
people with safe places to play and learn, leadership programs
that teach skills through community engagement, and job
readiness training. The Home Depot Foundation focuses its
support on programs that serve at-risk youth ages 12 to 18.
Grants typically range from $5,000 to $25,000. The foundation
gives first priority to organizations that have been invited to
apply for a grant. However, the foundation also will consider
unsolicited requests that match its eligibility requirements.
The foundation will consider only one proposal from the same
organization in a 12-month period. Applications are reviewed
four times per year and are to be submitted online.