4 grants perfect for leaders and libraries


2015 Gale/Library Media Connection TEAMS Award
Collaboration among teachers and media specialists is critical to promote learning, increase student achievement and help students develop 21st century skills. Gale and Library Media Connection want to honor teacher–librarian teams for their hard work and dedication.
Deadline: June 30
Funding amount: $2,500

Dollar General Foundation Youth Literacy Grants
Youth Literacy Grants provide funding to schools, public libraries, and nonprofit organizations to help students who are below grade level or experiencing difficulty reading. Grant funding is provided to assist in the following areas: Implementing new or expanding existing literacy programs. Purchasing new technology or equipment to support literacy initiatives. Purchasing books, materials or software for literacy programs.
Deadline: May 21
Funding amount: Up to $4,000

Horace Mann’s $10K Giveaway
From April 27 – May 8, educators can enter for a chance at winning part of $10,000 in funding. Enter here once per project, or give your project ID to your local Horace Mann agent, for a chance to have a project fully funded. The organization will fund $10,000 in randomly drawn projects that have been submitted through the entry form on May 8.
Deadline: May 8
Funding amount: $10,000

Want to share a great resource? Let us know at