Grants, Funding, Awards & Contests


My Teacher Is an Olympian Contest (students K-3)

Deadline: December 31, 2017
Students must write three original reasons explaining why their nominee shows one or all of the following qualities of an Olympian: friendship, solidarity and fair play. They must also illustrate their reasons.


AmeriCorps State and National Grants

Deadline: January 17, 2018
AmeriCorps grants are awarded to eligible organizations proposing to engage AmeriCorps members in evidence-based or evidence-informed interventions/practices to strengthen communities.


Science and Technology Education and TRAINing Seed Grants

Deadline: April 1, 2018
STEDTRAIN is a committee that administers a STEM Seed Grant program that provides grant funding between $250 and $2500 to an educator for innovative hands-on classroom projects that will stimulate children’s interest in science and technology.


Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM Program

Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM funds research projects that identify factors that are efficacious in the formation of ethical STEM researchers in all the fields of science and engineering that the National Science Foundation supports.