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Iowa Grants for Elementary Education:  175 Elementary Education Grants for Iowa.

GrantWatch lists hundreds of grants for public, private, parochial and faith-based and charter schools for elementary education including STEM, flexible classrooms, career education, anti-bullying, special needs, parenting education and counseling services.

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Educational Research Projects

Deadline 10/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individual investigators for high-quality, innovative research to improve educational practice. Funding is intended for research projects that span the life course from early childhood to adult learning, as well as those that focus on contexts outside of school. The Lyle Spencer ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158435

Awards to USA Communities to Recognize Efforts to Improve the Health of Local Residents

Deadline 01/17/19 Conference Date: 09/25/18 LOI Date: 11/01/18

Prizes of $25,000 and other award benefits to USA and territories local governments, tribes, regions, and nonprofits representing communities that have prioritized health. Initial applications are due prior to the final deadline. Funding is intended to recognize communities that have come together around a commitment to he...

GrantWatch ID#: 175672

Grant to USA K-12 Teachers to Purchase Materials for the Classroom

Deadline 09/27/18

Grants of $2,500 to USA K-12 teachers for projects to enhance the quality of classroom education. Please note that teachers must be nominated prior to entering the contest; self-nominations are allowed. Winners will be decided during a public voting period. The winning teachers will receive a grant for the purchase of clas...

GrantWatch ID#: 157852

Grants to USA K-12 Schools to Improve Facilities, Purchase Equipment, and Upgrade Technology

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA K-12 public schools, charter schools, and nonprofit parent-teacher groups to enhance school resources and facilities. Funding may be requested for technology upgrades, facility renovations, tools for STEM programs, and safety improvements. Preference will be given to requests tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 176770

Grants to Illinois and Iowa Nonprofits in the Quad Cities Area for Education, Health, Arts, ...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Iowa and Illinois nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries to support charitable activities within the funding source’s Quad Cities service area. Program categories include education, healthcare, social services, arts and humanities, and workforce and economic development. The Mo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178168

Grants to Iowa and Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Human Services, Education, and...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Scott County, Iowa and Rock Island County, Illinois nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies for activities that benefit the Scott County community. Program areas include economic development, arts and culture, human services, and education. Proposal Categories: -Economic Development: pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 179933

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects on Early Childhood Welfare an...

Deadline 09/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects that strive to improve the welfare of children, ages 0 through 7 years. Programs may focus on three general areas: early childhood welfare, play and education, and parenting education. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and mental healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620

Grants to USA PreK-12 Teachers for Educational Arts Programming to Benefit Students Who Lear...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA educators of grades Pre-K through 12 to help advance innovative programs that incorporate the arts into educational programming. Funding is intended to support programs that work to effectively use the arts as a learning tool in teaching children who learn differently.

GrantWatch ID#: 170095

Grants to USA Schools, Community Groups, and Nature Centers for Youth Environmental Educatio...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and territories schools, community groups, nature centers, or museums for projects that involve youth in environmental and conservation education. Applicants must attend a pre-application training. Projects should help students enhance the environment of their schools or neighborhoods. Stu...

GrantWatch ID#: 170195

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, an...

Deadline 09/30/18

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level. The funding source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and current issues that include, but are not limited to, war and conflict; social justice and human righ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527

Grants to Story County, Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Education, Health, Enviro...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $6,000 to Story County, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies, including schools, libraries, universities, and fire departments, to enhance the quality of life in local communities. Program areas include, but are not limited to, education, arts, culture, humanities, animals, environment, heal...

GrantWatch ID#: 172752

Award to a USA School or Youth Group for an Outstanding Garden Project

Deadline 09/30/18

Award of $500 to a USA school or youth group that includes children in grades K-12 for an established youth garden project. This award is intended to recognize the sustainability of exceptional youth garden programs that have shown success and have impacted the lives of the children and the community in which they live.

GrantWatch ID#: 173076

Grants to Waterville, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Quality of Life for Reside...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $1,500 to Waterville, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies to improve life for residents and to develop communities that are desirable to live in. Focus areas include art and culture, education, environment, health, historic preservation, human service, and community betterment.

GrantWatch ID#: 173511

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Strengthen Agriculture and Rural Communities

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wyoming nonprofit organizations to positively impact rural communities and the agricultural industry. Program areas include hunger and nutrition, young and beginning agricultural producers, agriculture education, and disaster relief or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178636

Grants to Illinois and Iowa Schools for Visual Arts Projects, Supplies, and Professional Dev...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $2,000 to Illinois and Iowa public and private schools and school districts to enhance visual arts education in the Quad Cities area. Funding is intended for, but not limited to, single projects, year-long curricula, arts equipment, interdisciplinary efforts, and professional development. Gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 179908

In-Kind Grants to USA, Canada, and International Museums to Inspire PreK-8 Children in STEM E...

Deadline 09/30/18

In-kind grants valued at up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International museums for the creation of a Maker Space area where PreK-8 children can tinker, play, and invent using a variety of materials. Funding is intended to create a space with incorporated STEM education which will inspire children to create and explore. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184174
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Grants to Lee County, Iowa Nonprofits to Assist Children and Youth in Need

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Lee County, Iowa nonprofit organizations for programs and services that benefit children and youth in need, ages 6 to 19. Priority will be given to services and/or programs that address the economic, social, and educational issues of local youth.

GrantWatch ID#: 147410

Award to a USA or Canada Mathematician for Outstanding Contributions to K-16 Math Education

Deadline 10/01/18

Award of $5,000 to a USA or Canada pure or applied mathematician to recognize outstanding contributions to the quality of education for K-16 students. Nominations should cite the candidate’s past or current contributions to math education, which may include, but is not limited to: -Developing or assessing the K-16 ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 160652

Grants to USA K-12 Teachers and Administrators in Multiple States for Projects in STEM, Envi...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, Louisiana, New Jersey, New Mexico, and Texas K-12 teachers for classroom projects in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Examples of requests include field trips, literacy efforts, and incentives for student performance. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162240

Grants to USA and Mexico Organizations in Eligible Regions to Foster Economic Self Sufficien...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA and Mexico organizations in eligible regions for programs and projects that help women and girls reach their personal potential and achieve economic success. The Funding Source operates in eligible communities in Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, Louisiana, New Jersey, New Mexico, and Texas, as well as va...

GrantWatch ID#: 162241

Grants to USA Elementary School Teachers for Hands-On Math and Science Projects

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA K-5 teachers for hands-on math and science projects in the classroom. Funding is intended for innovative projects that will make learning math and science fun, improve teacher instruction, and result in measurable outcomes. Please note that grants are solely for project expenses, and not for c...

GrantWatch ID#: 169676

Grants to USA Teachers and Educators to Fund Educational Field Trips for Students in K-12 Sch...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of $700 to USA teachers, educators, principals, paraprofessionals or classified staff of K-12 public, private, and charter schools for community service or civic projects, visits to art, science and cultural museums, career enrichment opportunities, and other events or activities away from the school facility. Educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 172758

Grants to USA Elementary School Teachers of Grades 3-6 to Establish Educational Gardens

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of $300 to USA classroom teachers of grades three to six to create an educational herb garden. Funding is intended to continue the use of herbs in elementary education. The gardens may be indoor or outdoor. Funding may be used to purchase soil, plant trays, containers, and gardening tools that are appropriate for ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 173160

Grants to USA Teachers in Multiple States for Projects and Materials that Foster Success in ...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $500 to USA teachers working full-time in any state, excluding Colorado, Oregon, Idaho, Arkansas, Washington, and Kansas. Funding will be provided for a wide range of projects or materials that will improve student learning. This can include, but is not limited to, books, software, calculators, math manipul...

GrantWatch ID#: 174127

Awards to USA Librarians to Recognize Their Outstanding Service and Accomplishments

Deadline 10/01/18

Awards of $5,000 to USA librarians for outstanding service to public, college, university, school, and community libraries. Awards are intended to recognize the librarian's investments in improving people's lives in their school, campus, and community. In addition to the cash award, each nominee will be presented with a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174273

Grants to Scott County, Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Schools to Benefit Local Residen...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Scott County, Iowa nonprofits, local governments, agencies, IHEs, and schools to address the needs of community residents. For reference, previously funded areas included education, conservation, disabilities, historic preservation, fire and rescue, housing, law enforcement, libraries, medical, museums, park and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175270

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Music Education and Therapy Programs for Students and Underserv...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for music education and music therapy programs. Funding is intended to support educational programming, music projects, therapy, and the purchase of equipment and instruments for schools, camps, hospitals, nursing homes, and other centers. Preference is g...

GrantWatch ID#: 175928

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Basebal...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants averaging $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and school districts that operate youth baseball or softball programs and facilities. Funding may be used to support a new program, enhance or expand an existing program, obtain equipment or facilities, or undertake a collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 178547

Grants to Black Hawk County, Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Benefit Local Communit...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Black Hawk County, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government entities for programs that address community needs and improve the lives of local residents. Program areas include art and culture, community betterment, environment, education, health, human service, and historic preservation. The Foundation int...

GrantWatch ID#: 179906

Grants to Nebraska, Iowa, and Colorado Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Need

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Nebraska, Iowa, and Colorado nonprofit organizations to support young people and families in eligible communities. Eligible organizations serve communities in Lancaster County, Nebraska; Polk County, Iowa; and Denver County Colorado. The Foundation provides modest, need-based grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 181549

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Environmental...

Deadline 10/19/18 LOI Date: 10/02/18

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA, Canada and International nonprofits, schools, and government agencies for the creation, application, or field testing of environmental curricula. Applicants must submit an LOI. Funding is intended to implement field activities and classroom education, and integrate basic ecological principles...

GrantWatch ID#: 174429

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Teachers for Exceptional Instruction in Latin, Greek, or Classi...

Deadline 10/02/18

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 teachers to recognize outstanding classroom instruction of Greek, Latin, or classics. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals demonstrating excellent teaching practices. Applications should address at least four of the following criteria: -Success, size, and growth of the classics...

GrantWatch ID#: 181424

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Early-Career Projects Related to An...

Deadline 10/03/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early-career individuals for exploratory and broad-interest projects in the fields of conservation, research, storytelling, education, and technology. Funding is intended for the following areas of focus: wildlife, the human journey, or the changing pl...

GrantWatch ID#: 151607
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Grants to Washington County, Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Education and Commun...

Deadline 10/03/18

Grants to Washington County, Iowa nonprofits, public agencies, schools, businesses, and veterans organizations for programs that address the local community's needs and enhance the quality of life. Funding is intended in particular for programs in the areas of community development and beautification, economic development,...

GrantWatch ID#: 175107

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Promote Public Appreciation of Histo...

Deadline 10/04/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs for projects that promote public engagement with historical resources. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations at least six weeks prior to the deadline. Emphasis is placed on projects that result in online tools. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174204

Grants to USA and Canada K-12 Schools and Nonprofits for Educational Edible Garden Projects

Deadline 10/15/18 Conference Date: 10/04/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA and territories and Canada K-12 schools and nonprofit organizations to support new or existing educational gardens. Requests must be for an edible garden that incorporates growing vegetables, fruits, grains, or herbs. Priority will be given to projects that benefit schools in communities with limite...

GrantWatch ID#: 182429

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Domestic or International Projects Related to Education

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for a broad range of education projects operating inside or outside the USA with a particular interest in supporting underserved populations and the creative use of technology. Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible before the deadline. Typically, grants are awarded to new or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156301

Awards to Iowa K-12 Teachers for Excellence in STEM Education

Deadline 10/09/18

Awards of $1,500 to Iowa K-12 science, technology, engineering, and mathematics teachers to recognize and support outstanding contributions to the quality of STEM education in the state. Nominations are invited on behalf of teachers who are significantly contributing to their students’ lives by providing an excellent cur...

GrantWatch ID#: 164332
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Promote Responsible Forest Management

Deadline 10/09/18

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofits to support sustainable forest management and to involve communities in efforts to build understanding of the value of forests and biodiversity. The research generated by these projects is intended to assess conservation values and improve forest management. There are two types of gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 175540

Awards to USA Female Superintendents and Administrators for Outstanding Leadership in Educat...

Deadline 10/12/18

Awards of $1,000 to USA women to recognize outstanding leadership in the field of education. Awards will be given to female superintendents, administrators, and other women in school leadership positions. Nominations and applications are accepted for the following three award categories: -The Superintendent Award – a...

GrantWatch ID#: 159056
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 10/13/18

Grants averaging $350 to USA nonprofit organizations such as charities, churches, and schools for artistic programs. Funding is intended for projects that engage the community and involve services for artists, educating youth in the arts, leadership training to strengthen the arts organization.

GrantWatch ID#: 184175
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Grants to USA Schools, Nonprofits, and Churches for Nature Education Projects

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA schools, nonprofit places of learning, churches, and nature centers for projects that promote an appreciation of nature by using or developing natural landscapes and native plants. Funding is intended to cover the costs of seeds and native plants. Wild Ones is looking for project...

GrantWatch ID#: 152640
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Institutions for Economy, Education, Tourism, and Preservation...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Iowa nonprofits, public institutions, and charitable organizations for projects that improve the quality of life for residents of Jones County. Programs should address one of more of the following priorities: improve economic well-being or quality of life, address community capital improvements, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161961
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a wide range of social change initiatives. Funding must identify with one of the following focus areas: advancement of philanthropy and volunteerism, education, entrepreneurship, advocacy and debate, advancement of women and girls, prevention of child abuse, and crisis management a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178268

Grants to Nebraska and Western Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Youth, Economic Development,...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Nebraska and Western Iowa nonprofits and agencies for programs in the areas of preparing youth for success in education and employment, promoting economic development, and supporting local efforts to build thriving communities. Applicants must speak with a program officer prior to submitting an application. Fu...

GrantWatch ID#: 178879

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Educational Institutions and Agencies for Campus-Wi...

Deadline 10/16/18 Conference Date: 11/20/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International educational institutions and public-sector organizations for a campus-wide portal platform. Applications are invited from institutions seeking to upgrade their current campus portals, or to implement a first-time campus portal solution. Overview: Campus Consortium offers Gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 183147

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Educational Institutions and Public Sector Organiza...

Deadline 10/16/18

Grants of up to $8,000 to USA, Canada, and International education institutions and public sector organizations for an assessment process that will help protect individual privacy rights. The assessment will include a thorough audit, an onsite visit, and a recommendation report. Based on the alarming non-compliance ins...

GrantWatch ID#: 184019
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Grants to USA Individuals and Organizations in Eligible Midwestern States for Agricultural R...

Deadline 10/18/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA teams of scientists, farmers, ranchers, institutions, organizations, and educators in multiple Midwestern States for agricultural research and education projects that lead to sustainable and profitable systems. Eligible states include Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, M...

GrantWatch ID#: 163679
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Fellowships to USA Individuals to Develop Projects Addressing Criminal Justice Issues and Re...

Deadline 10/22/18

Fellowships to USA individuals for projects that catalyze change and advance reform on issues related to the criminal justice system. The fellowships are intended to mitigate the harmful impact of current criminal justice policies on communities, families, and individuals in the United States. Fellowships should involve...

GrantWatch ID#: 161096

In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 10/22/18

In-Kind Grants of $200 in the form of gift cards to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended for youth to identify and address a priority community need through a service campaign for animals, people, or the environment. Successful Roots &...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276