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Bush Foundation to Open Reading Grants Competition

Funder: Laura Bush Foundation (LBF) for America’s Libraries; Opportunity: LBF Grants; Funding Focus: Education, innovation, technology; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Schools with at least 85% of their student body eligible for free or reduced-price lunches (Preference is given to schools … Continue reading

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Drucker Innovation Awards Now Open; May 12 Deadline

Private Funder: Peter Drucker Foundation; Opportunity: Nonprofit Innovation Award; Funding Focus: Innovation; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding (estimated): Winning organization receives a $100,000 grant, while the two runners-up receive $7,000 and $5,000 grants; Deadline: May 12. 

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Unsung Heroes Competition Now Open

Private Funder: Voya Foundation (formerly ING); Opportunity: 2016 Unsung Heroes; Funding Focus: Education, innovation, children, youth; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: K-12 educators (all applicants must full-time employees at accredited K-12 public or private school); Funding: The program will award 100, … Continue reading

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DoEd Names Highest-Rated Applications for $103M Investing in Innovation Competition

The Education Dept. names 15 highest-rated applications for the 2016 Investing in Innovation (i3) competition, which will award more than $103 million to launch and expand evidence-based practices improve K-12 classroom instruction. However, to obtain the funding, the 15 potential … Continue reading

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Bush Foundation Grants Support Literacy, Reading

Funder: Laura Bush Foundation (LBF) for America’s Libraries; Opportunity: LBF Grants; Funding Focus: Education, innovation, technology; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Schools with at least 80% of their student body eligible for free or reduced-price lunches (Preference is given to schools … Continue reading

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Laura Bush Foundation to Soon Open Reading Grants Competition

Funder: Laura Bush Foundation (LBF) for America’s Libraries; Opportunity: LBF Grants; Funding Focus: Education, innovation, technology; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Schools with at least 85% of their student body eligible for free or reduced-price lunches (Preference is given to schools … Continue reading

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Voya Unsung Heroes Competition Now Open

Private Funder: Voya Foundation (formerly ING); Opportunity: 2016 Unsung Heroes; Funding Focus: Education, innovation, children, youth; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: K-12 educators (all applicants must full-time employees at accredited K-12 public or private school); Funding: The program will award 100, … Continue reading

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