Funder: International Reading Assn. (IRA); Opportunity: 2017 Regie Routman Teacher Recognition grant; Funding Focus: Education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: K-6 teachers; Funding: A $2,500 award; Deadline: Jan. 15.
Summary: An award will be made to an outstanding K-6 classroom teacher who is dedicated to improving the teaching of reading and writing across the curriculum in real-world contexts, Kathy Baughman, association executive assistant, tells us. Teachers must work in a school where at least 60% of the students qualify for free or reduced lunch and belong to the IRA.
The association makes a large number of awards each year. You can take a look here: https://goo.gl/GEaaZE
800.336.7323 (U.S. and Canada) or 302.731.1600 (all other countries).