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-Week of July 8th, 2013-

Click HERE to see all available grants on the YouthToday website.



 




Children, Youth, and Families At-Risk 4-H Military Partnership Program

Deadline: August 8th, 2013
The mission of the
Children, Youth, and Families At-Risk (CYFAR) 4-H Military Partnership Project is to marshal resources of the Land-grant Cooperative Extension System in collaboration with other organizations to develop and deliver educational programs to equip military-connected youth in resiliency skills that they need to lead positive, productive, and contributing lives. Military-connected youth are inherently at risk from a variety of factors that include: multiple and lengthy deployments by family members, relocation of the family, single parent households, lower income, and family members returning home who are wounded or do not return home. The purpose of CYFAR 4-H Military Partnership Project is to improve the quality of research based 4-H youth development programs for military-connected youth supported by the Cooperative Extension system.
Funder: National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Eligibility: Applications may be submitted by Cooperative Extension at 1890 Land-Grant Institutions, including Tuskegee University and West Virginia State University, 1862 Land-Grant Colleges and Universities, and the University of the District of Columbia.
Amount: up to $425,949
Contact: Link.



Emerging Priorities in Reproductive, Maternal and Newborn Health

Deadline: July 10th, 2013
U.S. Agency for International Development, Global Health, Office of Health, Infectious Diseases and Nutrition requests applications that propose effective approaches to overcome persistent implementation challenges for specific Reproductive, Maternal and Newborn Health interventions in order to significantly increase coverage of under-utilized interventions and associated commodities.

Funder: U.S. Agency for International Development, Global Health, Office of Health, Infectious Diseases and Nutrition
Eligibility: US Private Voluntary Organizations (PVOs), US Non-governmental organizations (NGOs), Non-US NGOs.
Amount: up to $9,000,000.
Contact: Link.

 


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Office of Elementary and Secondary Education - Education Facilities Clearinghouse Program

Deadline: August 12th, 2013
The purpose of the Education Facilities Clearinghouse program is to provide technical assistance and training on the planning, design, financing, procurement, construction, improvement, operation, and maintenance of safe, healthy, and high-performing elementary and secondary education facilities.

Funder: Department of Education
Eligibility: State governments, County governments, City or township governments,
Special district governments, Independent school districts, Public and State controlled institutions of higher education, Private institutions of higher education,
Others.

Amount: Unspecified.
Contact:
Link.



FirstEnergy - STEM Grant for Educators

Deadline: September 16th, 2013
FirstEnergy proudly supports classroom projects and teacher professional-development initiatives focusing on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). One of the ways FirstEnergy supports these activities is by offering science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education grants of up to $500 to educators at schools and youth groups in communities.
Funder: FirstEnergy
Eligibility: Educators (pre-kindergarten through grade 12) and youth-group leaders in our service area communities and where we have facilities are encouraged to apply.
Amount: $500

Contact: Link.



National Science Foundation - Tribal Colleges and Universities Program

Deadline: September 27th, 2013
The Tribal Colleges and Universities Program (TCUP) provides awards to Tribal Colleges and Universities, Alaska Native-serving institutions, and Native Hawaiian-serving institutions to promote high quality science (including sociology, psychology, anthropology, economics, statistics, and other social and behavioral science as well as natural science and education disciplines), technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education, research, and outreach. TCUP-eligible institutions are predominantly two-year and community colleges.
Funder: National Science Foundation
Eligibility: Tribal Colleges and Universities, Alaska Native-serving institutions and Native Hawaiian-serving institutions.
Amount: $200,000- $2,500,000
Contact: Link.



Technical Assistance and Dissemination To Improve Services and Results for Children With Disabilities & the Safe & Drug-Free Schools & Communities Program

Deadline: August 19th, 2013
The purpose of the Technical Assistance and Dissemination To Improve Services and Results for Children With Disabilities program is to promote academic achievement and to improve results for children with disabilities by providing technical assistance (TA), supporting model demonstration projects, disseminating useful information, and implementing activities that are supported by scientifically based research.
Funder:  Department of Education
Eligibility: SEAs; LEAs, including public charter schools that are considered LEAs under State law; IHEs; other public agencies; private nonprofit organizations; outlying areas; freely associated States; Indian tribes or tribal organizations; and for-profit organizations.
Amount: Unspecified.
Contact: Link.



Arizona Forward - EarthFest Education Grant

Deadline: December 13th, 2013
Arizona teachers in K-12 can apply for funding to support environmental projects in their classroom, at their school or in their community. Projects must enhance awareness of and interest in environmental sustainability. Educators may apply for grants to support projects that are environmental in nature and that focus on such topics as: energy, water, air quality, transportation, land planning, plants and animals or waste management.
Funder:  Arizona Forward
Eligibility: Arizona educators.
Amount: Up to $5,000.
Contact: Link.

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