Public Telecommunications Facilities Program
This program of the Commerce Department's National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) assists, through matching grants, in the planning and construction of public telecommunications facilities. The program has a Distance Learning category open to public school systems. Last year, NTIA awarded nearly $4 million to 12 distance learning projects. Awards ranged from $55,452 to $594,936.
Deadline: Jan. 14
Growth Initiatives for Teachers (GIFT)
GIFT is a grant program for public and private school math and science teachers, grades 7-12, in 35 eligible states and the District of Columbia. Each year, the GTE Foundation awards