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102 Preschool Grants for Illinois

Grants for early childhood programs, grants for childcare and daycare programs to promote literacy, nutrition & physical activity at preschools including food gardens, outdoor classrooms and playgrounds.

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Credit Vouchers to USA K-12 Educators to Purchase Agricultural Literacy Materials for Classroo...

Deadline 07/19/24

Credit vouchers valued at $100 to USA K-12 educators to purchase agricultural literacy materials from the funding source. The purpose of the program is to assist educators in acquiring quality resources for classroom use in order to educate teachers and students alike ...

GrantWatch ID#: 196010

Grants to USA Education Agencies and Nonprofits for Projects to Improve Academic Performance

Deadline 07/22/24

Grants to USA education agencies and nonprofit organizations for projects to improve student academic performance and address academic challenges. Applicants must complete the required registrations prior to submitting an application. Programs must benefit high-need st...

GrantWatch ID#: 203315

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Public School Districts, and IHEs to Enhance Early Childhood Educati...

Deadline 07/29/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public school districts, and IHEs to support high-quality early care and education for all children aged birth to five years. Funding is intended to support career development in the area of early childhood education. Eligible pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 209460

Grants to USA Schools to Enhance the Physical Education Curriculum

Deadline 07/31/24

Grants to USA schools for programs to support physical education. The purpose of the program is to introduce youth ages six to nineteen to the basic skills and rules of lacrosse, including shooting, passing, cradling, scooping, catching, and shooting. Grants are reserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 173934

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Educators for Youth Research Projects in the Environm...

Deadline 07/31/24

Grants to USA, Canada, and International environmental educators for youth research projects in the environmental sciences. Funding is intended to support projects involving K-12 students in both formal and informal education settings, such as parks and nature centers....

GrantWatch ID#: 204579

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Improve the Quality of Life for Local Communi...

Deadline 08/01/24

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in communities within the Funding Source’s market areas. Organizations must request an application form from the Foundation administrator in advance of the deadline. Proposals are in...

GrantWatch ID#: 171207

Grants to USA Academic Institutions to Conduct Research to Improve the Outcomes of At-Risk Gro...

Deadline 08/09/24

Grants to USA and territories academic institutions to conduct research that will improve the outcomes of at-risk groups living in areas susceptible to tornadoes. Funding is intended to understand how tornado events are handled before, during, and after for marginalize...

GrantWatch ID#: 215285

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 08/12/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact the personal and economic liberties of the nation's citizens. Funding is intended to support scholarship that leads to the publication of policy papers, jo...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643

Grants to USA State Educational Agencies for Longitudinal Educational Research Projects

Deadline 08/15/24

Grants to USA and territories state educational agencies for educational research projects. Funding is intended for longitudinal research that addresses specific education-related issues, policies, and/or programs that are of interest to the state agency. Research may ...

GrantWatch ID#: 189030

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and CBOs for Education Research

Deadline 08/15/24

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, IHEs, and CBOs for education research. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for research and development of strategies and innovative solutions t...

GrantWatch ID#: 215208

Grants to USA State Educational Agencies for Programs to Improve Educational Services for Chil...

Deadline 08/23/24 Conference Date: 07/22/24

Grants to USA and territories state educational agencies for programs to improve educational services for children with disabilities. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. The purpose of the grant program is to assist t...

GrantWatch ID#: 194046

Grants to USA SEAs and the Bureau of Indian Education for Programs to Improve the Mental Healt...

Deadline 08/26/24

Grants to USA and territories state educational agencies and the Bureau of Indian Education for programs to improve the mental health of students and educators. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended t...

GrantWatch ID#: 215314

Grants to USA Educators for Classroom Projects Related to Air and Space Travel

Deadline 08/31/24

Grants of $250 to USA educators for classroom projects and lessons related to aviation. Eligible applicants are private, charter, and public school K-12 teachers, homeschooling cooperatives, and STEM coordinators. Grant funds may be used to defray the costs of transpor...

GrantWatch ID#: 172664

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries for K-12 STEM Education Programs

Deadline 08/31/24

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries in eligible regions for programs to advance K-12 STEM education. Applicants must contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply. Applications will be ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 178171

Grants to USA and Canada K-12 Teachers for Educational Classroom Projects Relating to Material...

Deadline 08/31/24

Grants of $500 to USA and Canada K-12 teachers for educational classroom projects. Funding is intended to support the development and implementation of creative projects and lessons related to materials science. Eligible activities are hands-on, curriculum-based, and i...

GrantWatch ID#: 188792

Grants to Illinois and Iowa Nonprofits to Benefit Eligible Communities

Deadline 09/01/24

Grants to Illinois and Iowa nonprofit organizations to benefit eligible communities. Funding may be requested for programs in social welfare, education, and arts and culture. Within the focus areas, the Foundation supports multi-year program grants, operational grants,...

GrantWatch ID#: 172859

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs to Benefit the Community

Deadline 09/01/24 LOI Date: 08/01/24

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations and public sector organizations including municipal and government entities, public schools, and IHEs to enhance the local quality of life in eligible regions. Applicants requesting $20,000 or more are required to submit a let...

GrantWatch ID#: 173708
NEW

Grants to USA Schools, Volunteers, and Educators for Physical Education and Fitness Activities

Deadline 09/01/24

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA schools, volunteers, and educators for activities to improve physical fitness and education for students. Funding is intended for trips to eligible roller skating rinks for physical education classes, educational STEM (K-12) field trips, o...

GrantWatch ID#: 177355
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries to Purchase Books for Mobile Libraries Servin...

Deadline 09/01/24

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to purchase books for mobile lending libraries serving disadvantaged youth. Funding may be used to buy fiction or non-fiction books geared for children and youth from p...

GrantWatch ID#: 180779

Grants to Illinois Organizations for Collaborative Projects and Programs to Address Community ...

Deadline 09/04/24

Grants of up to $10,000 to Illinois organizations for collaborative projects to benefit residents in eligible locations. Funding is intended to address community needs and promote inclusivity within the community. Eligible proposals are those in which two or more organ...

GrantWatch ID#: 144284
NEW

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits for Projects to Improve Eligible Communities

Deadline 09/06/24

Grants of up to $5,000, grants of up to $10,000, and grants of up to $30,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for community projects. Some applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Eligible applicants serve...

GrantWatch ID#: 191257

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Tribal Governments for Programs to Improve the Education o...

Deadline 09/10/24 Conference Date: 07/23/24 LOI Date: 07/29/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and tribal governments for programs to improve the education of children in underserved communities. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of the program is to ens...

GrantWatch ID#: 204428

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research Projects Related to Improvin...

Deadline 09/11/24

Grants of up to $50,000 and grants of up to $60,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers who are affiliated with nonprofit organizations, such as IHEs, school districts, and research facilities, for research projects in the field of education. Funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 172494

Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Teachers to Enhance English Language Education

Deadline 09/15/24

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 English language arts teachers to support research projects that enhance the quality of education in the field. Proposals must address a specific question or problem to be studied and provide a clear timelin...

GrantWatch ID#: 160645

Grants to USA School and IHE Faculty and Staff and Groups for Professional Learning and Career...

Deadline 09/15/24

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA teachers, instructional support personnel, education support professionals, and groups of educators for professional and career development. Funding is intended to provide resources for educators hoping to engage in professional learning t...

GrantWatch ID#: 189519

Grants to USA Educators to Enhance the Learning Experience for Students

Deadline 09/15/24

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA educators to enhance the learning experience for students. Funding is intended to support project-based learning, skill development, and engaging educational programs. Eligible applicants include teachers, specialized instructional support...

GrantWatch ID#: 189520

Grants to USA Teachers and School Personnel to Promote Equity and Cultural Understanding in th...

Deadline 09/15/24

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA teachers and school personnel for projects that enhance equity and cultural understanding in the classroom. Funding is intended to support project-based learning and to assist educators in advancing students' understanding of democracy and...

GrantWatch ID#: 195873

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Activities that Advance Education, Preservation, and Wellness

Deadline 09/20/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit local communities. Funding is intended to support a variety of charitable initiatives in the focus areas of wellness, education, and preservation. For the current funding cycle, unsolicited grant applicati...

GrantWatch ID#: 208315

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA School Districts to Develop Nutritious School Food Programs

Deadline 09/30/24

Grants of $35,000 and in-kind support to USA school districts to develop and implement healthy school food programs. The program helps public K-12 schools transition from food that is highly processed to nutritious cooked-from-scratch meals that use whole, fresh ingred...

GrantWatch ID#: 164984
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits and K-12 Schools to Purchase Instruments for Children's Music Programs

Deadline 09/30/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and K-12 schools to equip music programs with musical instruments. The applicant organization must show evidence of need and a commitment to raising matching funds. The purpose of this program is to give children nationwide the opp...

GrantWatch ID#: 178727

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives that Promote Jewish Values through Education, Science...

Deadline 09/30/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that promote and advance Jewish values through science, arts, and education. Applicants must complete an online eligibility quiz before being invited to apply. Proposals will be evaluated based on quality, potential, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 180251
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research Projects Related to Children's Welfare and Parenting

Deadline 09/30/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research projects on topics related to children's welfare and parenting. Funding is intended for original projects that have the potential to benefit infants and children. Focus areas include parenting practices and education, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620
NEW

Grants to Illinois Teachers for Field Trips Related to State History

Deadline 09/30/24

Grants of up to $500 to Illinois pre-K-12 teachers for field trips that help students explore the state's history. Funding is intended for activities and excursions that promote Illinois historical topics currently being taught in the school's curriculum. The field tri...

GrantWatch ID#: 209831
NEW

Grants to Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Counti...

Deadline 10/01/24

Grants to Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky nonprofit organizations, state and municipal organizations, and public schools in eligible counties for programs benefiting local communities. Funding is intended to support programs primarily in the areas of education, communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 129843
NEW

Grants to USA K-5 Public and Private School Teachers for Creative Educational Programming

Deadline 10/01/24

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA K-5 teachers at public and nonprofit private schools for creative educational programming. Funding is intended to increase student success rates in science, technology, engineering, and math by introducing original project-based learning i...

GrantWatch ID#: 169676
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for a Range of Programs that Benefit Local Residen...

Deadline 10/01/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address the needs of residents in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for activities and programs within the focus areas of community development, human services, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764
NEW

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Agencies for Arts Programs in Eligible Areas

Deadline 10/01/24

Grants of up to $1,200 to Illinois nonprofit organizations, K-12 schools, institutions of higher education, faith-based entities, and government agencies for arts events and learning experiences that benefit eligible communities. Funding is intended for programs in a w...

GrantWatch ID#: 179895
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Public Agencies to Enhance Community Life

Deadline 10/01/24

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and public agencies in multiple states to enhance community life. Funding is intended for projects and programs that address one of the focus areas: safety, sustainability, workforce development, and thri...

GrantWatch ID#: 210797
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Health, Education, Environment, ...

Deadline 10/15/24

Grants to USA nonprofits and government agencies in multiple states for a range of programs that benefit local communities where the funding source operates. Funding is intended to support the priority areas of health, conservation and the environment, empowering famil...

GrantWatch ID#: 174648

Grants to Illinois K-12 Teachers for Classroom Projects that Promote Agricultural Literacy

Deadline 10/18/24 Conference Date: 08/06/24

Grants of up to $300 to Illinois K-12 teachers for educational projects that promote agricultural literacy in the classroom. Funding is intended for projects that focus on integrating agriculture into a variety of curriculum areas. Priority will be given to projects th...

GrantWatch ID#: 174275

In-Kind Book Donations to Illinois Teachers and Librarians to Incorporate Agricultural Lessons...

Deadline 10/18/24 Conference Date: 08/06/24

In-kind grants of book donations valued at up to $250 to Illinois teachers and librarians to incorporate agricultural topics into the curriculum. Grants are intended to promote the integration of agriculture into a wide range of curriculum areas. Books will be shipped ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174703
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools to Support Coronavirus-Related Issues and O...

Deadline 10/31/24

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support charitable causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of Coronavirus (COVID-19) related issues, human services, disaster relief, and the environmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889
Upcoming

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools for Educational Beehive ...

Deadline 10/31/24 LOI Date: 10/15/24

Grants and in-kind donations to USA and Canada nonprofit children's organizations and public and private K-12 schools for educational programs related to bees and beehives. Applicants must submit a preliminary application prior to applying. Funding is intended to provi...

GrantWatch ID#: 165953
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators for Collaborative Research Projects on ...

Deadline 10/31/24 LOI Date: 09/13/24

Grants to USA, Canada, and International investigators at nonprofit institutions and organizations for collaborative research projects on education. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Principal investigators will partner with educatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 171183

Awards and In-Kind Support to USA K-12 Teachers to Recognize Excellence in Teaching Students a...

Deadline 10/31/24

Awards of $1,000 and in-kind support to USA K-12 teachers to recognize excellence and dedication in teaching students topics related to civic responsibility. Eligible candidates are those that conduct activities that educate students about beliefs and values that are e...

GrantWatch ID#: 179165
Upcoming

Grant to an Illinois Nonprofit, School, or Agency for an Educational or Childhood Development ...

Deadline 11/01/24

Grant to an Illinois nonprofit organization, faith-based organization, school, or government agency for an educational or childhood development program in eligible locations. Funding for schools must be for programs that surpass the school's budget funding. The purpose...

GrantWatch ID#: 174216
NEW

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Programs in Education, Youth, Familie...

Deadline 11/01/24 LOI Date: 09/01/24

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools in eligible counties for programs in education, youth, families, mental health, and capacity building. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. Applicants must be located ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178310

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Individuals for Music Preservation and Archiving and S...

Deadline 11/01/24 LOI Date: 08/23/24

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and individuals for projects related to music. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to a full grant application. Funding is intended to support music preservation, mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 181543

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs and Activities

Deadline 11/10/24

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for community benefit programs and projects. Funding is intended to support hospitals and schools; museums, performing arts and cultural programs; skills training, educational, and other programming for seniors, yo...

GrantWatch ID#: 174639
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Tribes for Research and Development Projects to Improve Pr...

Deadline 11/13/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, IHEs, tribal governments, and others for research and development activities to enhance PreK-12 STEM education. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. Funding is intended to support...

GrantWatch ID#: 177489
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