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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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Agency Grant Supports Child Nutrition Tech Improvements

Agency: Agriculture Dept. (Food & Nutrition Service; (FNS) Program: Child Nutrition Technology Innovation Grants (CFDA Number: 10.541) (Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-FNSTIG-17; Eligibility: States; Funding: $4.4 million for nine grants (no match required); Deadline: Jan. 25.

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DoEd, HHS Publish First Joint Policy Brief on Use of Technology with Young Children

The Departments of Education and Health and Human Services publish a policy brief on the use of technology with early learners to help families and early educators implement active, meaningful and socially interactive learning. The brief, which was developed in … Continue reading

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Innovation, Cutting-Edge STEM Tech Projects Can Win Thiel $100K Grants

Funder: Thiel Foundation; Opportunity: 20 Under 20 Thiel Fellows; Funding Focus: Education, innovation, technology; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Individuals under 20, teams and early stage enterprises; Funding: 20 awards of $100,000 each; Deadline: Dec. 31.

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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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Children’s Foundation Rolls Out 2016 Grantmaking

Funder: Best Buy Children’s Foundation; Opportunity: Best Buy Community Grants Program; Funding Focus: Youth, education, technology; Geographic Focus: National (applicants must have a Best Buy store within 50 miles of them); Eligibility: Nonprofits and schools serving a diverse population of … Continue reading

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Technology Grants Help Youth Leaving Jail, Transition Back to Neighborhoods

Agency: Justice Dept. (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP); Program: 2016 Second Chance Act Technology-Based Career Training Program for Incarcerated Adults and Juveniles – Department of Justice (CFDA Number: 16.812; Funding Number: BJA-2016-9074); Eligibility: Governments; Funding: $6 million for six … Continue reading

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