STEM Learning Grants Improve K-12 Ed

Grants_ImagePrivate Funder: Nat’l Education Foundation; Opportunity: 2016 CyberLearning grants; Funding Focus: Education & technology; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: School districts, schools, community colleges, colleges, universities, nonprofits; Funding: Varies; Deadline: Rolling (first come, first served).

Summary: These grants improve K-12 student achievement in science and technology. CyberLearning, a project of the Nat’l Education Foundation, aims to help bridge the digital divide by giving K-12 schools, colleges, universities, government agencies and nonprofit organizations the opportunity to receive matching grants to access more than 1,000 online courses in information technology, management and SAT preparation. NEF has provided STEM+ grants exceeding $107 million to more than 260 school districts in 40 states and Puerto Rico.

Grants are based on the percentage of students receiving a free/reduced lunch.

Info: www.cyberlearning.org/grants-funding/overview/, 401/392-7705 or email grants@cyberlearning.org

About Frank Klimko

Frank Klimko is a nationally known journalist, grants expert and speech writer/speaker. He has years of experience helping nonprofits devise lists of the right funding opportunities and secure funding from these foundations and corporate entities. Clients have focused on an array of areas including child care, homeless, hunger and K-12 education. Additionally, he is a Freedom of Information Act expert, who has helped numerous clients with securing proprietary information from the federal government. Currently, Frank Klimko writes the Children & Youth Funding Report and Private Grants Alert, which are Washington DC-based publications. CYF is a daily publication covering Congress, the Education Dept. and the various federal regulatory agencies. PGA, another daily publication, covers the world of private philanthropy.
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