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California Grants for Elementary Education:  279 Elementary Education Grants for California.

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 Parents and Parent Groups in Multiple States for Physical Activity and Nutritio...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to USA parents and parent groups in eligible states for physical activity and nutrition initiatives in K-12 schools. Funding is intended to support parent-led programs and projects that encourage physical activity or healthy eating habits, while promoting students’ social emotional learning and engaging parents in...

GrantWatch ID#: 185280

Grants to USA K-12 Schools to Promote Recreation and Nutrition

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA K-12 schools for projects and initiatives that support recreational activities and nutrition-based programming. Funding is intended to help schools promote healthy choices, and to increase physical activity and nutrition initiatives while promoting students’ social emotional learning. Award ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179725

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies to Protect Immigrants in Eligible Counties

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and public agencies in eligible counties to promote and protect the security, safety, and rights of local immigrant communities. Priority funding will be given to proposals that demonstrate coordination and partnership between entities across the region. Eligible communities are...

GrantWatch ID#: 182413

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Prevent and Address Assault and Violence Against Yo...

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribal organizations and governments to prevent and address assault and violence against youth and children. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 188213

Grants to USA Public School Districts to Enhance the Quality of Education at Schools Serving...

Deadline 05/22/20

Grants to USA public school districts to enhance the quality of education at schools serving students from military families. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs that address academic mastery, narrowing learning gaps for students that trans...

GrantWatch ID#: 181004

Grants to California Nonprofits, Businesses, and Agencies to Improve the Local Quality of Li...

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, businesses, and government agencies for projects that benefit the community in eligible regions. Program areas include education, health, recreation, safety, civic engagement, arts, employment, and diversity. Funding is intended to make Los Angeles County an excellent place to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162268

Grants to USA Educators to Implement Social Projects in Classrooms, Schools, and School Dist...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of $7,000 and grants of $25,000 to USA and territories educators to implement social projects in classrooms, schools and school districts. Funding is intended to foster social-emotional growth for students in grades Pre-K through 12. Grant funds may be used to support or expand an existing project or to start a new ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181374

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Regions to Encourage Outdoor Youth Activities

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to provide youth with greater access to parks and open spaces. Priority will be given to projects with partnerships and collaborations in place. Funding is intended to engage underserved youth and provide greater opportunities for physical and educational out...

GrantWatch ID#: 180102

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 03/31/20

Awards of $1,000 and one award of $10,000 to recognize USA K-12 American history teachers for excellence in educating students. One nominee from each state will receive the monetary prize, a certificate of recognition, an archive of resources to be presented in their name to the school library, an invitation to participate...

GrantWatch ID#: 150599

Grants to California Nonprofits and Schools for Programs that Promote Vocational Training

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to California nonprofit organizations and schools for programs that promote vocational training in eligible regions. Funding is intended to enable eligible organizations to provide local students with technology and tools necessary for success in the 21st century. Emphasis is placed on vocational edu...

GrantWatch ID#: 152263

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Music Program ...

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants averaging $2,500 and in-kind donations to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs that provide music programs in schools and local communities. New applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to applying. Funding is intended to improve access to music instruction and to give children greater oppo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178253

Grants to USA Schools and Libraries for Creative Educational Projects

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants of up to $500 to USA and territories public schools, preschools, Head Start programs, and public libraries to implement creative educational projects. This program provides an opportunity for teachers and librarians to present special projects outside the usual curriculum, or to engage students in meeting curricular...

GrantWatch ID#: 178591

Grants to California School Districts to Improve the Environment in Eligible Regions

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to California school districts to improve the environment in eligible regions. Funding is intended to reduce toxic air contaminants and exposure to pollution by replacing school transportation vehicles. Funding is intended to reduce emissions from public school vehicles by switching to new, low-emitting buses. Prior...

GrantWatch ID#: 136935

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Educational Nonprofits for Programs to Enhance Lite...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit educational organizations for educational programming that will improve literacy skills among children and older students. Funding is intended to support organizations that wish to employ reading strategies of the Foundation, namely, the initial teaching alphabet (ITA). Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 144019

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Benefit the Residents of Eligible ...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, schools, and agencies for programs that benefit the residents of eligible regions. Funding is intended for activities in the areas of arts and culture, education, community and environment, youth, and health and human services. Funding may be used for operating, program, and ca...

GrantWatch ID#: 173782

Grants to California Nonprofits for Community Benefit Activities

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $1,500 and grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for community activities. Previous grants have funded programs in the areas of health, nutrition, community gardens, community events, youth, and literacy. Eligible projects must directly benefit the residents of S...

GrantWatch ID#: 174077

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 08/01/20 LOI Date: 04/01/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due prior to the application deadline. Funding is intended for programs that may help close the opportunity or a...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854

Grants to USA School Districts in Eligible Rural Counties for STEM Education Programs

Deadline 04/01/20 Conference Date: 04/02/20

Grants of $15,000 to USA public K-12 school districts in eligible regions to support new and existing STEM programs. Applicants must be nominated by local farmers to participate. Funding is intended for programs that increase interest or improve learning and instruction in science, technology, engineering and math. The pur...

GrantWatch ID#: 178842

Grants to Oakland, California Nonprofits for Youth, Education, and Cultural and Civic Progra...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to Oakland, California nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit local residents in the areas of arts and culture, education, and youth development. Funding is intended to enrich the lives of children and youth in grades K-12, promote civic engagement in arts and culture, and address local needs in the commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 179528

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Healthy Eating and Food Equity

Deadline 04/02/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote nutritious eating and food equity. Funding is intended for programs that align with the following areas of focus: increasing the supply of organic food, advancing nutrition education for children, providing hunger relief, and improving access to healthy, fresh food. Priority...

GrantWatch ID#: 180232

Award to USA Audiologist or Speech Pathologist for Outstanding Work

Deadline 04/03/20

Award of $2,000 to USA individual for accomplishments in the fields of audiology and speech pathology. Funding will be awarded for outstanding service in PreK-12 schools. Applicants should demonstrate how their activities have had a positive and significant impact in their fields within a school setting.

GrantWatch ID#: 158466

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits, Tribes, First Nations, and Schools to Engage Native and...

Deadline 04/04/20

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations, Tribes, First Nations, and schools to benefit Aboriginal and Native American youth through physical activity and sports programming. The purpose of this program is to create positive experiences in sports and physical activity for Native American and Aboriginal youth, 18 ye...

GrantWatch ID#: 177207
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In-kind Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Support Gardening Initiatives

Deadline 04/06/20

In-kind grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to support gardening initiatives. Grantees will be awarded gift cards and supplies. Funding is intended to promote food security, healthy eating, sustainable food sources, neighborhood beautification, and community agricultural and environmental education.

GrantWatch ID#: 179664

Grants to USA Agencies, IHEs, School Districts, Tribes, and Nonprofits to Benefit Students a...

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants to USA states, local governments, IHEs, school districts, Tribes, public agencies, and nonprofit organizations for activities to benefit students and school personnel. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. This program furthers the Department’s mission by supporting...

GrantWatch ID#: 187807

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Promote Parks and Open Spaces

Deadline 05/01/20 Conference Date: 04/06/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, schools and school districts, and government agencies to promote park areas and open spaces in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support activities in the focus areas of environmental stewardship; trails, parks, and public access; environmental education; and urban agr...

GrantWatch ID#: 182466

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Local Arts and Civic Projects

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit or tax-exempt organizations in eligible regions for community activities that meet identified needs. New applicants must participate in a pre-application workshop. Funding is intended to support local arts and civic projects. Eligible recipients must be located within or serve...

GrantWatch ID#: 165759

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies for Arts Activities in Underrepresented Commu...

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants of $10,000 to USA nonprofits, agencies, and tribes to increase the availability of arts opportunities for underrepresented communities. Applicants must complete registrations and submit applications prior to the deadline. Funding is intended for projects that promote public engagement with various forms of the arts ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178794

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools to Support Foreign Language Education Programs

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and educational institutions to begin, expand, and maintain foreign language education programs. Applicants must contact the Funding Source prior to submitting an application. Grant funds may be used to cover salary and benefits of full-time and part-time instructors o...

GrantWatch ID#: 144103

Grants to California Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to improve the quality of life for residents. The goal of the fund is to support programs in the following areas: sustaining the arts, protecting the environment, providing education to children and adults, contributing to the safety of residents, and providi...

GrantWatch ID#: 170432

Grants to California Teachers for Creative Class Enrichment

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of $500 to California teachers in eligible regions for creative approaches to K-12 classroom curriculum. Funding is intended to enrich students' learning experiences. Previous funding has supported special education, robotics, biotechnology, environmental science, and the arts. Funding must benefit schools throughou...

GrantWatch ID#: 175656

Grants to Ohio, Maine, Massachusetts, and California Nonprofits to Benefit Residents in Elig...

Deadline 07/14/20 LOI Date: 04/10/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to Ohio, Maine, Massachusetts, and California nonprofit organizations to benefit residents in eligible locations. Applicants must contact the funding source and submit a preliminary application prior to submitting a full proposal. Focus areas include environment, arts, and arts education. The Founda...

GrantWatch ID#: 180098

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Activities that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to California nonprofits in eligible areas for activities and projects to benefit the community. Previous grants have been awarded to organizations and institutions that provide services related to children and education, animals and nature, health, religion, special needs, underserved populations, and the arts. Eli...

GrantWatch ID#: 180557
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple States for K-12 STEM Activities and Educati...

Deadline 05/01/20 LOI Date: 04/10/20

Grants of up to $7,500 to USA nonprofit organizations, public school districts, and elementary and secondary schools in multiple states for programs to support K-12 STEM education. Funding is intended to provide curriculum, resources, innovative approaches to learning STEM, and activities that support the application of ST...

GrantWatch ID#: 181110

Grants to California Nonprofits for Education, Workforce Preparation, Veteran Services, and ...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Program areas include education, workforce preparation, veteran services, and environmental stewardship. Boeing invests in organizations primari...

GrantWatch ID#: 181156

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals for Social...

Deadline 04/10/20

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations, and individuals and teams to recognize and support projects that have a significant social impact. The awards are intended to support creative approaches from diverse members of the global community, and projects that inspire others to take in...

GrantWatch ID#: 183720

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Reduce Student ...

Deadline 04/13/20

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and tribes to reduce violence in schools nationwide. Interested applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete, and that in addition, applications should be submitted at least 3 days prior t...

GrantWatch ID#: 188089

Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Projects that Improve Classroom Instruction

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $10,000 per year to USA K-12 public and private school teachers and teams of teachers for projects that provide opportunities for teachers to improve classroom instruction. Eligible projects are those that integrate creative strategies that encourage critical inquiry and demonstrate observable effects on st...

GrantWatch ID#: 179604

Grants to USA State and County Farm Bureaus to Expand K-12 Student Agricultural Literacy Pro...

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA state and county farm bureaus for K-12 classroom agricultural literacy projects and programs. Funding may be requested to start new or expand existing agricultural literacy programs. Priority will be given to programs that demonstrate a need for financial support. The intent is to build capaci...

GrantWatch ID#: 180971
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Educational Institutions to Protect Habitats...

Deadline 06/30/20 LOI Date: 04/16/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, Indian tribes, and educational institutions in multiple states to conserve habitats for pollinating wildlife. Applicants must submit a pre-proposal before applying. Priority is given to proposals that benefit the monarch butterfly.

GrantWatch ID#: 169906

Grants to California Nonprofits and Artists in Eligible Regions for Arts Projects

Deadline 05/04/20 Conference Date: 04/16/20

Grants to California nonprofit arts and cultural organizations and artists in eligible regions for a range of local arts projects and programs. New applicants must attend a technical assistance workshop prior to applying. Funding is intended to support the creative life of local communities by expanding public access to th...

GrantWatch ID#: 180083

Scholarships to California Nonprofit Child Care Centers to Subsidize Costs for Working Paren...

Deadline 04/20/20

Scholarships to California nonprofit child care centers in eligible regions serving children 0-5 years of age and school-age children grades TK-6 to assist local working parents in affording quality child care. Funding is intended to subsidize child care costs for economically disadvantaged families. Funding must be used t...

GrantWatch ID#: 154974

Grants to California Nonprofits, Educational Entities, and Individuals for Arts and Cultural...

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, schools and parents groups, and artists for projects that support arts and culture in an eligible region. The funding source supports quality, accessible artistic programming, arts education, and capacity-building initiatives that take place within the City of Carlsbad.

GrantWatch ID#: 161474

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Projects Relating to Wildlife, Huma...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early-career individuals for projects in the areas of education, conservation, research, technology, and storytelling. Funding is intended to support transformative, innovative projects focusing on areas that include wildlife, the human journey, evolution of culture...

GrantWatch ID#: 151607
NEW

Grants to California Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Educational Institutions for Environm...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions for environmental projects in eligible locations. Funding is intended to restore habitats, including, but not limited to watersheds, landscapes, meadows, and riparian habitats. Funding is specifically intended for meadow...

GrantWatch ID#: 186787

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Community Organizations for Environmental Init...

Deadline 04/24/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, schools, and community organizations for programs to help improve the quality of life in eligible regions affected by port-serving industries. A Letter of Interest is required prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support capital improvements, programming, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180486
NEW

Grants to California Nonprofits and Institutions to Improve the Quality of Life for Resident...

Deadline 04/27/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations, public institutions, and charitable organizations including schools and school districts for programs that improve the quality of life for residents in eligible areas. Programs should benefit residents and communities of Imperial Valley.

GrantWatch ID#: 139356

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for PreK-12 Computer Science Educa...

Deadline 04/27/20

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies to promote computer science and computational thinking educational opportunities for PreK-12 students. Funding is intended to support researcher-practitioner collaborations and research to build knowledge and promote efforts that aim to provide opportunit...

GrantWatch ID#: 183161
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Prize to a USA K-12 School to Enhance STEM Education

Deadline 04/28/20

Prize of $10,000 to a USA K-12 Title 1 school to enhance the quality of science education. The prize money will be used by the winning school for improving a science lab, and/or for the purchase of supplies, technology, and equipment for STEM education. Teachers are invited to enter their school in the sweepstakes and vote...

GrantWatch ID#: 183403
NEW

Grants to USA Local Governments and Agencies to Enhance Security in Schools

Deadline 04/29/20

Grants to USA state and local governments, Indian tribes, and agencies to enhance security in schools and on school premises. Funding is intended for a range of school safety measures, such as officer training, local law enforcement coordination, technology acquisition and installation, and other measures that may signific...

GrantWatch ID#: 183989
NEW

Grants to California Nonprofits and Early Childhood Providers to Benefit Young Children and ...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to California nonprofits, schools, agencies, groups, and individuals for projects that benefit young children and families. Funding is intended for programs to benefit pregnant women, parents and caregivers, children ages 0 to 5 and early childhood service providers in Shasta County.

GrantWatch ID#: 136973