Other Funding Sources
After-School Advantage Grants
AIAA Foundation: Grants for Excellence in Math, Science, Technology and Engineering
Annie E. Casey Foundation - Funding for foster care, mental health for urban children, juvenile detention alternatives, etc.
BellSouth Foundation - Funds programs for developing educators for leadership and encouraging community involvement in education improvement.
Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy - Grants do not exceed $50,000.
Barnes and Noble Grants
Charles Lafitte Foundation: Grants Program
The Constitutional Rights Foundation's Robinson Mini-Grant program awards mini-grants for K-12 service-learning projects designed to address serious community issues.
Coca-Cola Foundation - Funds programs that raise standards in classroom teaching and learning.
Coming Up Taller Awards - Annually recognizes and rewards excellence in community arts and humanities programs for underserved children and youth.
ConAgra Foods Foundation's Community Impact Grants
Corning, Inc. Foundation - Develops and administers projects in support of educational, cultural, and community organizations.
Department of Education Forecast of Funding
Department of Juvenile Justice
Dollar General Stores - Grants up to $20,000. Funding for literacy and youth development. Click on "Community Initiatives" link.
Do Something: Seed Grants
Driver's Edge: Driving Instruction for Teens
Earthwatch: Education Fellowships
ePals, Inc.: Free In2Books curriculum
The eSchool News School Funding Center has up-to-the minute grant programs, funding sources, and technology funding.
Exxon Mobil Corporation
Families and Work Institute
Finishline's Youth Foundation Grants
Grants for Foreign Language Training and International Studies
Gannett Foundation - There must be a Gannett newspaper or television station in your community.
Grants for Early Literary Professionals
Grants for Nonprofit Music Programs
Grants for Youth
Grants to Help Inner-City Educators - Boston, Hartford, NYC, Providence and D.C
Grants for People with Disabilities National Alliance for Accessible Golf's Golf Program
Hasbro Children's Fund - Funds programs that improve the quality of life for children from birth to 12 years old, and playgrounds for children. Proposal length: 3-5 pages maximum.
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation - Funds education, performing arts, population, environment, conflict resolution, family, and community development.
International Paper Foundation - Grants range from $1,000-$10,000.
International Reading Association – various deadlines for non-monetary awards only
Lockheed Martin: Grants for Education
The A.L. Mailman Family Foundation funds early care, healthy development of children, moral responsibility of children, etc.
Major League Baseball (MLB) - Scroll to the bottom of the page and choose a team from "jump to official club site" list. Then, click on "Community Outreach" link.
Metropolitan (MetLife) - Funds health, education, civic affairs, and cultural programs. Click on "corporate citizenship" link.
Microsoft:DigiGirlz High Tech Camp
National Basketball Association (NBA)
National Football League (NFL)
National Hockey League (NHL)
Open Meadows - Funds programs targeting women and girls.
Oracle Help Us Help Foundation - A nonprofit organization that assists K-12 public schools and youth organizations in economically challenged communities through grants of computer equipment and software.
Publix Supermarket Charities
Quaker Oats Foundation - Funds programs that encourage low-income students to stay in school. Click on "Community" at the top of the page. Random Acts of Kindness Foundation
William E. Simon Foundation - Funds program that assist the needy by providing the means for the needy to support themselves.
SUPERVALU - Funds hunger and nutrition related areas.
Target Stores Foundation - Grants range from $1,000-$5,000. Scroll to the bottom of the page. Click on "Community Giving" under the "Company" heading.
The Fund for Teachers
Tiger Woods Foundation - Funds parenting, youth development, children and family health and welfare.
Verizon Foundation - Eligible groups for the grant must focus on technology applications.
The Wallace Foundation
VSP: Sight for Students
Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA)