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Jan 03, 2019


Grant to Foster Creative Thinking in the Classroom

The office supply company Bostitch is offering a chance for two teachers to win a $250 grant for creative supplies for their classroom. To be considered, teachers need to submit a lesson plan of their own creation that they believe exemplifies creativity in the classroom.

Nov 15, 2018


Award for Excellence in Engineering Science Education

The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) and Northrup Grumman Foundation annually present one Excellence in Engineering Education Award to recognize the importance of integrating high-quality engineering instruction into science classrooms and the critical need to make students proficient in practices used by engineers in the field.

STEM in the Community

Oct 01, 2018

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Support and Rewards for STEM Projects with Positive Impact

Samsung Solve for Tomorrow project engages students in using STEM to positively impact their community, while competing for a chance to win a share of $2 million in technology and supplies for their school. Here’s how it works: teachers apply with an idea on how to use STEM skills to positively impact their community. The Samsung Solve for Tomorrow site is easy to access and navigate. After they complete their application, teachers are encouraged to create a fundraising project on, giving them the opportunity to raise funds for supplies to implement their Samsung Solve for Tomorrow project. For the first 3,500 applicants, Samsung will match 50 percent of the amount raised, up to $200 per school. Samsung Solve for Tomorrow delivers student involvement, teacher and school recognition, community outreach, super prizes, and funds from to support Samsung Solve for Tomorrow projects. Start your application now.

Classroom Grants

Aug 15, 2018


Grants for Classroom Projects and Materials

The Association of American Educators (AAE) Foundation offers Classroom Grants of up to $500 that can be used for a variety of projects and materials, including but not limited to books, software, calculators, math manipulatives, art supplies, audiovisual equipment, and lab materials.

Donors Choose for Educators

Aug 01, 2018


Special Weeklong Funding Event

From August 5 to August 10, 2018, all teachers who have previously posted a classroom project on the site can earn $25 in credits each time they refer a teacher to post his or her first project.

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