Recycling program for schools

The Coca-Cola Company and Keep America Beautiful, Inc. (KAB) today announced a call for entries for the newly expanded 2012 Coca-Cola Recycling Bin Grant Program, a program designed to expand and support recycling in communities across America. The Coca-Cola Recycling Bin Grant Program is funded through grants from The Coca-Cola Foundation.

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Tablets and more for elementary school students

This contest partners with PBS stations nationwide to encourage children grades K-3 in communities across the country to celebrate the power of creating stories and illustrations by submitting their own original work.

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Free curriculum each week in February

This grant will award one school in need a 4th Edition Kelso’s Choice Conflict Management Skills curriculum kit each week in the month of February. Grant winners will be announced each Monday in February.

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Awards of up to $1,000

This contest is designed to inspire children to create their own KTP Day event.  The theme of this year’s contest is “Explore outdoors, the parks are yours!” which is the motto of NPT’s wooly mascot Buddy Bison. Students across the country and in U.S. territories can submit proposals that exemplify this theme at a park in their community.

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Awards for digital media skills

This award empowers youth from underserved communities with digital media skills so they can comment on their world, share their ideas and take action on issues that are important to them.

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$1K awards for medieval studies

This award recognizes excellence in designing and teaching lessons in medieval studies, including but not limited to such areas as history, literature, and art history, in K-12 schools.

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$5K for dedicated teachers

The Butler-Cooley Excellence in Teaching Awards Program honors teachers who have demonstrated their capacity to change the outcome of students’ lives and communities where they teach.

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$500 for active students

New York Road Runners (NYRR) seeks to make running a part of every child’s school day by providing free running programs and resources to schools and communities in New York City and across the country. This school year, NYRR is excited to launch Events to Run, the latest resource from its suite of free youth running programs and teaching tools.

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Lenovo is inspiring students to Dream to DO great things – and helping schools with a chance to win a Technology Makeover valued at $50,000!

Enter the Lenovo DREAM TO DO CONTEST and help your school win! On behalf of your school, parents and educators can submit drawings created by K-8 students illustrating what they want to DO when they grow up, accompanied by a sentence. Vote once per day on drawing entries from you school, and tell friends and family they can vote, too! By registering you’ll automatically be entered to win a ThinkPad X1303 laptop – built ultra rugged for students. The contest ends April 16, 2012 and is open to all K-8 schools in the U.S. Visit LenovoDreamToDo.com for all the details.

 

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