Library Grants
The Wish You Well Foundation supports programs that foster and promote “the development and expansion of new and existing literacy and educational programs.” If you school or organization has developed a project that supports and promotes literacy, this is the grant program for you. To apply, submit a brief questionnaire online, as well as supporting documents.
Funding amount: $200 – $10,000
Deadline: Rolling

ORIGO Grant Program
ORIGO Education, creator of Stepping Stones, is inviting school districts to apply for a total of $100,000 in educational grants to help improve elementary mathematics instruction in underserved communities. Five $10,000 grants ($50,000 total) will be awarded as Innovation Improvement Grants, with the other $50,000 being divided in varying amounts as Matching Assistance Grants. Grant money provides funding to purchase ORIGO Education print and digital resources and professional learning services.
Funding amount: $10,000 – $50,000
Deadline: April 30

Fab School Labs
The Northrop Grumman Foundation today announced it is launching its online contest, Fab School Labs, to encourage today’s children to become tomorrow’s innovators by creating science classrooms and technology labs that inspire. Now in its second year, the classroom makeover contest is open to public middle schools and will make five grants of up to $100,000 available to five winning schools to fund a school lab makeover. The application window opens May 1.
Funding amount: $10,000
Deadline: June 17

About the Author:

Stephen Noonoo

Stephen Noonoo is a former editor of eSchool News. He has served as a consultant for CUE, California’s ISTE affiliate, and as managing editor of its quarterly publication, OnCUE. He has worked as a freelance writer, an education editor for SmartBrief newsletters, and as a staff editor for a well-known publication focusing on education technology.