• Classical Instruments Grant

    Posted by MELINNA LOPEZ on 8/13/2019 8:00:00 PM

    Purpose: We believe that playing a stringed instrument can transform a child, giving them experiences and skills that can help make them more successful in life. Through our grants to strings programs, we also strengthen community support for music education. Our matching grants inspire local philanthropy and deeper, long-lasting connections with that local support.

     

    Eligibility:  K-12 Public Schools

     

    Amount available per project: Varies. Requires a 50% match.

     

    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 & December 1, 2019

     

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

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  • Herb Garden Grant

    Posted by MELINNA LOPEZ on 8/13/2019 8:00:00 AM

    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: $200 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:  October 1, 2019

     

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

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  • Energy to Educate Grant

    Posted by MELINNA LOPEZ on 8/12/2019 11:30:00 AM

    Purpose: Through the EEnergy to EducateSM grant program, Constellation offers students in grades 6-12 and college opportunities to experience problem-solving today’s and tomorrow’s energy challenges. Grant funds support projects designed to enhance students’ understanding of science and technology and inspire them to think differently about energy.

     

    Eligibility:  K-12 Public Schools

     

    Amount available per project: Up to $25,000

     

    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:  October 1, 2019

     

     Application Sitehttps://www.constellation.com/community/e2-energy-to-educate.html

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  • Grants for Gardens

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 8/11/2019 9:00:00 AM

    Purpose: Annie's believes that showing future generations how sustainable food is grown changes their lives. When you eat Annie’s, you support food education and make healthy gardens accessible to hundreds of students across the country. Connecting kids to gardens help them to start thinking more holistically about their food, their communities, and the planet. We’ve seen firsthand how that exciting and inspiring that is for them.

     

    Eligibility:  K-12 Public Schools

     

    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:  November 1, 2019

     

     Application Site: https://www.annies.com/giving-back/grants-for-gardens

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  • Music Education Grant

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 7/31/2019 9:30:00 AM

    Purpose: Guitar Center’s charitable outreach reflects our commitment to stay in tune with the music community. Music inspires creativity and personal expression, builds self-esteem and teaches cooperation and team building from playing music together. The benefits of music are well documented and so are the difficulties of sustaining music education programs.

     

    Eligibility:  Music educators

     

    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:  Rolling deadline. Requests must be submitted at least two months prior to date needed.

     

     Application Site: https://www.guitarcenter.com/pages/corporate-giving

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  • Active and Healthy Kids

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 7/31/2019 9:00:00 AM

    Purpose: ALDI Smart Kids is a special program dedicated to supporting the health and wellness of the children in our communities. We do this through supporting local community organizations that encourage kids to be active in the areas of education, physical activity, nutrition, socializing and the arts. Our support ranges from monetary donations to ALDI gift cards. 

     

    Eligibility: The ALDI Smart Kids Program funds nonprofit organizations, publically funded service agencies and K-12 public and private schools.

     

    Amount available per project: $100 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:  Rolling Deadline

     

     Application Sitehttps://corporate.aldi.us/en/corporate-responsibility/aldi-smart-kids/faqs/

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  • Sports Equipment Grant

    Posted by MELINNA LOPEZ on 7/31/2019

    Purpose: Good Sports gives all kids the lifelong benefits of sport and physical activity by providing equipment, apparel, and footwear to those most in need.

    Eligibility

    • directly serves youth between the ages of 3-18 years old
    • serves youth in an economically disadvantaged area
    • charges a participation fee of $299 or below
    • More than half of the student body must be eligible for free/reduced lunch.
    • Your organization operates an organized sport, recreational activity, or fitness program that offers a consistent and structured opportunity for play to large groups of children

    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:  Rolling Deadline

     

     Application Sitehttps://www.goodsports.org/school-info/

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  • Math and Science Project-based Learning

    Posted by MELINNA LOPEZ on 7/30/2019 11:00:00 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, 2019. 
    *Requests for grants above $5,000 are due May 1 and November 1, 2019. 

     

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

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  • Classroom Libraries

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 6/24/2019 8:00:00 AM

    Purpose: The bestselling author plans to give 4,000 teachers across the country individual grants of $250, matched by 250 Bonus Points from Scholastic Book Clubs, to further assist them in acquiring books and other materials for their classrooms.

     

    Eligibility: K-12 teachers 

     

    Amount available per project: Teachers (with 4 or more years of teaching experience) will be entered to win $250 and 250 Bonus Points. New Teachers (with 0 to 3 years of teaching experience) will be entered to win $500 and 500 Bonus Points.

     

    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:  July 31, 2019

     

     Application Site: http://www.scholastic.com/pattersonpartnership/

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  • Virtual Reality Equipment Grant

    Posted by Melinna Lopez on 4/30/2019

    Purpose: Help your students engage with educational content through the interactive learning experiences of VR headsets. Studies suggest that education through VR can improve knowledge retention, concentration and understanding. Take your students on virtual field trips or build a new skill in a safe environment – the options for immersive learning with VR equipment are limitless.  Share your unique plan to use VR technology for education and you could win $1,000 toward VR equipment for your classroom!

     

    Eligibility: K-12 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:  May 21, 2019. 11:59 PM ET

     

     Application Site: https://fios.verizon.com/beacon/2019-tech-teacher-grant/

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