• Kids Gardening

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 10/17/2019 8:00:00 AM

    Purpose: The Klorane Botanical Foundation is committed to supporting programs to teach respect for the environment and protect nature through the preservation of plant species and biodiversity. Designed to further their mission, the Budding Botanist Grant will help our youngest citizens learn about plants, explore their world and inspire them to take care of the life they discover in their local ecosystems.

    Eligibility: Public schools serving students K to 12 that can demonstrate that at least 40% of their student population would qualify for free or reduced-price meals

     

    Amount available per project: Up to $2,000

     

    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:  November 8, 2019.

     

     Application Site: https://kidsgardening.org/2020-budding-botanist-grant/

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  • Lexus Eco Challenge

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 10/16/2019

    Purpose: In support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Agenda, each year, the Lexus Eco Challenge invites students in grades 6-12 to tackle environmental issues in their communities, create and submit their action plans and results, and compete nationally for a total of $500,000 in grants and scholarships. 

    Eligibility: Public schools

     

    Amount available per project: Up to $10,000

     

    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:  December 4, 2019.

     

     Application Site: https://www.scholastic.com/teachers/sponsored-content/lexus/home/

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  • School Gardens

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 10/3/2019 1:10:00 PM

    Purpose: The American Heart Association is seeking schools and educational facilities that are working to connect children to the garden, supporting health, nutrition, and environmental stewardship. Through this grant program, we hope to build strong communities who commit to growing healthy kids. Program elements include building, growing and maintaining a garden, providing a hands-on learning experience, and teaching students about healthy eating and gardening via an interactive cross-curricular, standards-based gardening and nutrition education curriculum.

    Eligibility: Public schools, public libraries, preschools, Head Start programs.

     

    Amount available per project: Up to $2,500

     

    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 11, 2019.

     

     Application Site: https://www.heart.org/en/professional/educator/teaching-gardens/teaching-gardens-grant

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  • Classroom and Library Mini-Grants

    Posted by MELINNA LOPEZ on 10/3/2019 9:00:00 AM

    Purpose: An EJK Mini-Grant program is a creative and innovative activity … that takes place in class or out in the community … provides an enriched experience … and is funded solely by the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation. It is an opportunity for a public school teacher or librarian to present a special project outside the standard curriculum or an engaging way to help students meet curricular goals. And every year sees an amazing variety of projects that foster creative expression, cooperation and community.

    Eligibility: Public schools, public libraries, preschools, Head Start programs.

     

    Amount available per project: Up to $500

     

    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 31,2020

     

     Application Site: https://www.ezra-jack-keats.org/how-to-apply-for-a-mini-gra/

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  • Fund for Teachers

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 10/2/2019 1:42:00 PM

    Purpose: Fund for Teachers provides educators, possessing a broad vision of what it means to teach and learn, the resources needed to pursue self-designed professional learning experiences. FFT grants are used for an unlimited variety of projects; all designed to create enhanced learning environments for teachers, their students and their school communities. We believe that supporting teachers’ active participation in their own professional growth, positively impacts student learning and achievement.

    Eligibility:

    • A full-time preK-12th-grade teacher who spends at least 50% of your time directly providing instruction to students;
    • Returning to the classroom in the consecutive school year; and
    • Have at least three years’ experience as a preK-12th-grade teacher at the end of the school year.
      • Student and substitute teaching do not count towards the three-year requirement
      • As long as the applicant has three years’ experience by the time of their fellowship, Fund for Teachers considers them eligible.

     

    Amount available per project: Individuals may apply for up to $5,000 and teams may apply for up to $10,000 

     

    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:  January 31, 2020

     

     Application Site:https://fft.fundforteachers.org/applications/guideline/program_id:186/step:overview

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  • Amateur Radio Equipment Grant

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 10/2/2019

    Purpose: Amateur Radio is a significant resource for the classroom teacher in the education of America’s youth for life and work in a global, technological society. Applications of wireless technology in the classroom help children to become employable, informed, conscientious citizens. ARRL, a national association for Amateur Radio, has developed an education program to introduce teachers to this resource and enable them to make the most effective use of it in their classrooms.

    Eligibility: Public school educators

     

    Amount available per project: Up to $1,500

     

    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:  November 1, 2019

     

     Application Site:http://www.arrl.org/etp-grants

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  • Community Impact Grant

    Posted by MELINNA LOPEZ on 9/26/2019

    Purpose: The Home Depot Foundation offers grant awards up to $5,000 to 501c designated organizations (recognized and in good standing with the IRS for a minimum of one year) and tax-exempt public service agencies in the U.S. that are using the power of volunteers to improve the community. Grants are given in the form of The Home Depot gift cards for the purchase of tools, materials, or services and are required to be completed within six months of the approval date.

     

    Eligibility: 501(c)3 organizations

     

    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:  December 31, 2019

     

     Application Site:https://corporate.homedepot.com/grants/community-impact-grants

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  • Service-learning Mini-Grants

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 9/17/2019 4:15:00 PM

    Purpose: H2O for Life will provide mini-grants that will assist teachers and students on their journey to participate in our life-changing service-learning program. Provision of grants will allow teachers and students the capability to participate in a service-learning program through the provision of funds for the acquisition of supplies that will lead to success.

     

    Eligibility: Full-time teachers

     

    Amount available per project: Up to $500

     

    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 31, 2019

     

     Application Site: https://www.h2oforlifeschools.org/page/kickstart-your-project-with-a-grant

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  • Classroom Grant

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 8/29/2019

    Purpose: At Bostitch, we believe creativity in our schools and classrooms should be encouraged and developed every day. By fostering creative thinking, expression, and individuality in our youth, teachers have a hand in shaping a better future for us all. We'd also like to help in this important task. That's why we're offering a chance for two special teachers to win a $250 grant for creative supplies for their classroom.

    Submit a lesson plan of your own creation that you feel exemplifies creativity in the classroom. 

     

    Eligibility: Full-time teachers

     

    Amount available per project: Two $250 

     

    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:  January 1, 2020

     

     Application Sitehttps://bostitchoffice.com/classroom-grant

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  • Grant for Classroom Supplies

    Posted by MELINNA LOPEZ on 8/19/2019 2:00:00 PM

    Purpose: Our mission is to make education accessible, and that starts with teachers like you. Fill out an application to receive a $1,000 grant to put towards supplies, curriculum development, or projects that will make a positive impact on your students! Plus, you will gain access to Study.com's wealth of teacher resources and classroom materials with a free annual Teacher Edition membership!

     

    Eligibility: Full-time teachers

     

    Amount available per project: $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:  September 1, 2019

     

     Application Site: https://study.com/academy/popular/studycom-grant-for-teachers.html

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