• Math and Science Project-based Learning

    Posted by MELINNA LOPEZ on 9/8/2020 9:25:00 AM

    Purpose: Toshiba America Foundation accepts applications from teachers who are passionate about making science and mathematics more engaging for their students. The foundation seeks to support teachers by providing funds to support classroom projects. The foundation strongly encourages projects planned and led by individual teachers or teams of teachers for their own classrooms. Successful projects tap into the natural curiosity of students, enable students to frame their own scientific questions, and incorporate the expertise of community partners. Applications must be for project-based learning.

     

    Eligibility: Science and mathematics teachers in public or private schools may apply for grants to support classroom science and mathematics education, and increase their engagement with the subject matter and improve their learning

     

    Amount available per project: Up to $5,000

     

    District Guidelines: An Intent to Submit form must be completed and sent to the Office of Community Development before applying for any grant for Humble ISD.  Please contact Melinna Lopez at the Office of Community Development at 281-641-8141 for more information.

     

    Application Deadline:  March 1, June 1, September 1, December 1, 2020. 
    *Requests for grants above $5,000 are due May 1 and November 1, 2020. 

     

     Application Sitehttp://www.toshiba.com/taf/612.jsp

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  • Herb Garden Grant

    Posted by MELINNA LOPEZ on 9/2/2020 3:15:00 PM

    Purpose: As a recipient from the estate of Donald Samull, The Herb Society of America established an herb garden grant for elementary school classes grades 3 through 6. These grants ensure that the use of herbs in teaching elementary school students will continue for years to come, a tradition Mr. Samull — an elementary school teacher — used in his classroom to engage and inspire his 3rd–6th-grade students.

    Eligibility:  Public and/or private 3rd through 6th-grade teachers, with classes of a minimum of fifteen (15) students.

    Amount available per project: $300 to establish an herb garden.

    District Guidelines: An Intent to Submit form must be completed and sent to the Office of Community Development before applying for any grant for Humble ISD.  Please contact Melinna Lopez at the Office of Community Development at 281-641-8141 for more information.

    Application Deadline:  December 1, 2020

     Application Sitehttps://www.herbsociety.org/explore/grants-scholarships/grant-details.html

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  • Music Education

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 9/2/2020 3:10:00 PM

    Purpose: The Les Paul Foundation inspires innovative and creative thinking by sharing the legacy of Les Paul through the support of music education, recording, innovation, and medical research related to hearing. The Foundation awards grants to music, music engineering, and sound programs that serve youth.

    Eligibility: 501(c)(3)

    Amount available per project: Up to $3,000

    District Guidelines: An Intent to Submit form must be completed and sent to the Office of Community Development before applying for any grant for Humble ISD.  Please contact Melinna Lopez at the Office of Community Development at 281-641-8141 for more information.

    Application Deadline:  September 15, 2020 and January 15, 2021

     Application Site:https://www.lespaulfoundation.org/programs/

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  • Green Thumb Challenge

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 8/31/2020 9:00:00 AM

    Purpose: GEF and Gardener’s Supply Company have teamed up on an exciting funding opportunity for established youth garden projects nationwide! The organizations are calling on schools and youth groups to submit chronicles of their garden projects in a race to win a $500 prize. The award is designed to support the continued sustainability of an exceptional youth garden program that has demonstrated success, and has impacted the lives of kids and their community.

    Eligibility: Existing garden programs involving children currently in grades K-12, from schools and youth groups nationwide. Please note that this grant is not for gardens that have not yet been started.

    Amount available per project: $500.00

    District Guidelines: An Intent to Submit form must be completed and sent to the Office of Community Development before applying for any grant for Humble ISD.  Please contact Melinna Lopez at the Office of Community Development at 281-641-8141 for more information.

    Application Deadline:  September 30, 2020

    Application Sitehttp://www.greeneducationfoundation.org/greenthumbchallengesub/green-thumb-challenge-winners.html

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  • Classical Music Instrument

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 8/31/2020 9:00:00 AM

    Purpose: If your school or non-profit organization believes in the role of fine instruments in your program, and can show evidence of need and commitment to raising matching funds, you are a strong candidate for the Classics for Kids matching grant program.

    Eligibility: K-12 music programs. 

    Amount available per project: Varies

    District Guidelines: An Intent to Submit form must be completed and sent to the Office of Community Development before applying for any grant for Humble ISD.  Please contact Melinna Lopez at the Office of Community Development at 281-641-8141 for more information.

    Application Deadline:  September 30, 2020

    Application Sitehttps://classicsforkids.org/apply-for-a-grant/

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  • Esports Financial Assistance Grants

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 8/17/2020 11:15:00 AM

    Purpose: Varsity Esports Foundation (VEF) awards grants to provide financial assistance for qualified schools and organizations to play in online sports leagues. Grant requests may be for equipment to build an esports program and league fees (VEF partners with the High School Esports League). 

    Eligibility: Eligible applicants are US middle schools and high schools with at least 25% percent of students eligible for free and reduced-price lunch or a designated Title I school. 

    Amount available per project: Varies

    District Guidelines: An Intent to Submit form must be completed and sent to the Office of Community Development before applying for any grant for Humble ISD.  Please contact Melinna Lopez at the Office of Community Development at 281-641-8141 for more information.

    Application Deadline:  Applications for Fall 2020 through Summer 2021 are now open.

    Application Sitehttps://www.varsityesportsfoundation.org/financial-assistance

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  • Radio Club Mini-grants

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 8/17/2020 11:00:00 AM

    Purpose: At the request of the family of the late Victor C. Clark, W4KFC, the ARRL Foundation established the Victor C. Clark Youth Incentive Program, with the objective of providing support for the development of Amateur Radio among high-school-age (or younger) youth. Funded by endowment and contributor support, the Program makes mini-grants available to groups that demonstrate serious intent to promote participation in Amateur Radio by youth and enrich the experience of radio amateurs under the age of 18.

    Eligibility: Groups that qualify for mini-grants will include, but not be limited to, high school radio clubs, youth groups, and general-interest radio clubs that sponsor subgroups of young people or otherwise make a special effort to get them involved in club activities.

    Amount available per project: Up to $1,000

    District Guidelines: An Intent to Submit form must be completed and sent to the Office of Community Development before applying for any grant for Humble ISD.  Please contact Melinna Lopez at the Office of Community Development at 281-641-8141 for more information.

    Application Deadline:  Year-round

     Application Sitehttp://www.arrl.org/the-victor-c-clark-youth-incentive-program

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  • Constellation Energy to Educate grants

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 8/4/2020 2:20:00 PM

    Purpose: Through this unique grant program, Constellation has offered over 100,000 students in grades 6-12 and college opportunities to enhance their understanding of science and technology, and experience problem-solving today’s and tomorrow’s energy challenges.  

    Eligibility: Grades 6th - 12th

    Amount available per project: Grant awards are up to $25,000 for grades 6-12.

    District Guidelines: An Intent to Submit form must be completed and sent to the Office of Community Development before applying for any grant for Humble ISD.  Please contact Melinna Lopez at the Office of Community Development at 281-641-8141 for more information.

    Application Deadline:   October 1, 2020

     Application Site: https://www.constellation.com/community/e2-energy-to-educate/e2-innovation-themes.html

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  • Innovation in Education

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 7/1/2020 10:00:00 AM

    Purpose: Over the past fifty-five years, the Rachael and Ben Vaughan Foundation has awarded grants in the areas of education, environmental preservation, health care, human rights, poverty reduction, religious support, and substance abuse. This year, the Foundation will again primarily support organizations working in these fields.  

    Eligibility: Grants for charitable purposes will be made only to organizations that are tax-exempt under Sections 501(c)(3) or 170(b)(1)(a)(vi) of the Internal Revenue Code.

    Amount available per project: Range between $2,000 and $20,000.

    District Guidelines: An Intent to Submit form must be completed and sent to the Office of Community Development before applying for any grant for Humble ISD.  Please contact Melinna Lopez at the Office of Community Development at 281-641-8141 for more information.

    Application Deadline:   Septmeber 15, 2020

     Application Sitehttp://www.rbvfoundation.org/making

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  • Music Engineering and Sound Programs

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 6/30/2020 11:25:00 AM

    Purpose: The Les Paul Foundation inspires innovative and creative thinking by sharing the legacy of Les Paul through the support of music education, recording, innovation, and medical research related to hearing. 

    The Les Paul Foundation

    • Awards grants to music, music engineering, and sound programs that serve youth.
    • Provides grants for medical research and programs related to hearing impairment.
    • Supports public exhibits displaying Les Paul’s life achievements.

    Eligibility: 501(c)(3)

    Amount available per project: Varies.

    District Guidelines: An Intent to Submit form must be completed and sent to the Office of Community Development before applying for any grant for Humble ISD.  Please contact Melinna Lopez at the Office of Community Development at 281-641-8141 for more information.

    Application Deadline:   September 15, 2020

     Application Site: https://www.lespaulfoundation.org/programs/

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