Possible Grants to Pursue

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    Grants related to COVID-19 may be found in our COVID-19: Financial Support & MORE page.

     

    ONGOING GRANTS: There are no specific deadlines for the grants below. These grants are continuous throughout the year.

    ongoing   Believe in Reading 

    Scope: Seeks to support successful literacy programs that serve populations that show out of the ordinary needs, such as geographic areas with low reading scores and economically disadvantaged.

    Web: https://www.believeinreading.org/grant-guidelines

    ongoing  L.I.F.T Foundation - Mini Grants 

    Scope: FOR TITLE I ELIGLIBLE SCHOOLS ONLY. Seeks to support Title I schools with the purchase of classroom supplies and books.

    Timeframe: Continuous throughout the academic school year. 

    Web: https://rsklift.org/teacher-grants/

    ongoing  Share the  Magic: Read with Malcom - 50% Matching Grant (Eligible Title I Schools ONLY)

    Scope: The program seeks to transform the lives of young students through literacy by introducing book ownership to students in household where reading is not a priority, and to improve literacy in schools with below grade-level reading skills

    Web: www.readwithmalcom.com/programs-matching-grant

     ongoing  MetroWest Health Foundation now accepting grant applications for Spring 2018

    • Adolescent Mental Health 
    • Healthy Aging 
    • Health Equity 
    • Opioid Epidemic 
    • Responsive Grants 

    For grant guidelines and other important information, click here.

     ongoing  Target Field Trip (K-12)

    Scope: To fund learning opportunities outside the classroom.

    Timeframe: Ongoing from August 1 to October 1

    For grant guidelines, amount offered and other important information, click here.

     ongoing  Student Achievement through NEA Foundation

    Scope: Funds are to be spent on materials or educational experiences for students (resource materials, supplies, equipment, transportation, technology*)

    Timeframe: Ongoing - First deadline: February 1; Second deadline: June 1; Third deadline: October 15

    For grant guidelines, amount offered and other important information, click here.

    *any and all technology request must be approved by FPS Technology Director 

     ongoing  Learning & Leadership through NEA Foundation

    Scope: Funds are to be used to enable educators to develop their professional practice to improve student learning through Professional Development*.

    Timeframe: Ongoing - First deadline: February 1; Second deadline: June 1; Third deadline: October 15

    For grant guidelines, amount offered and other important information, click here.

    Don't see a suitable grant? Not to worry, send us a request.  

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    Grant Articles to Explore:

    Applying for grants can help infuse your library with new books and expand access to technology and more programs. If you are a librarian or school staff who is new to grantwriting, here is an article that you will benefit from - "Don't let crowded grant landscape keep you from applying for library grants.

    Are you an educator interested in writing grant proposals for your school but is not sure where to begin? Do not sweat it! This month, Education Grants Alert, is providing us with some tips on how to create a successful grant proposal. Read here: "Follow these tips for teachers interested in writing grant proposals."