Other Grant Opportunities

Other Grant Opportunities

Fitness & Physical Activity Grants

Action for Healthy Kids’ Game On Grants
Deadline: September 15, 2017
Does your school need funding for school health and wellness initiatives?
Apply for a Game On ($1,000) grant to increase physical activity opportunities (through PE, recess, classroom energizers, before/after school programming, etc.) and improve nutrition initiatives (with nutrition education, school gardens, taste tests, healthy celebrations, etc.).

Walk/Run Equipment Grant
Deadline: September 15, 2017
Up to 20 schools will be awarded this grant, which provides up to $500 in walk/run equipment from Flaghouse from a list of over 25 items, including accelerometers, hurdles, agility sets, and more. See the full list of products here. Only schools registered in Billion Mile Race are eligible to apply; if your school isn’t already registered, visit www.BillionMileRace.org/register.

PE4life/Speed Stacks Sport Pack Grant Program
Deadline: September 15, 2017
Speed Stacks wants to help instructors motivated to offer a full-fledged Sport Stacking program but are unable to generate the funds through their school, parent organization or community. Speed Stacks will be awarding one 30 set Sport Pack per month to deserving grant applicants (one Sport Pack/organization). Winners will be equipped to provide students with a fun Sport Stacking experience that promotes the development of fitness, motor skills, patterning, sequencing, focus and concentration, as well as hand-eye coordination and ambidexterity. Applications must be submitted by the 15th of the month and winners will be notified the first of the following month.

Finish Line Youth Foundation Grants
Quarterly Deadlines: March 31 | June 30 | September 30 | December 31
The Finish Line Youth Foundation supports youth programs that are effective and inclusive, funding opportunities for participation in youth programs that place an importance on youth development and an active lifestyle. Grants generally range from $1,000 to $5,000, although the Foundation may occasionally make significant, larger grants to maximize funding impact in its interest areas.

Fuel Up to Play 60
Deadline: Application opens August 23, 2017 and close November 1, 2017
Up to $4,000 per year is available through the National Dairy Council and the National Football League is available to K-12 schools enrolled in Fuel Up to Play 60. The competitive, nationwide funding program can help your school jumpstart and sustain healthy nutrition and physical activity improvements. Funds can be used to conduct in-school promotions focused on creating a healthier school and to implement healthy eating and physical activities. Funds can also be used for professional development, nutrition education materials, and physical education equipment and materials.

Saucony Run for Good
Deadline: February 1 and August 1, annually
The Saucony Run for Good Foundation is committed to reversing obesity rates by offering children the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of running and a healthier lifestyle. Maximum award size is $10,000 to initiate, expand, or improve running programs for children and/or teens.

Coca-Cola Foundation
Deadline: Rolling
The Coca-Cola Foundation is interested in funding organizations in these areas: Water stewardship, healthy active living, community recycling, and education. Healthy active living includes providing access to exercise, physical activity and nutritional education programs.

FUNdamental Field Hockey Grant
Deadline: Rolling
USA Field Hockey is now offering their FUNdamental Field Hockey Grant. FUNdamental Field Hockey is a FREE equipment grant that aims to promote field hockey growth in new areas across the United States. USA Field Hockey is partnered with SPARK to provide the field hockey curriculum for grades 3 through 5.

Good Sports Equipment Grants
Deadline: Rolling
Good Sports helps to lay the foundation for healthy, active lifestyles by providing athletic equipment, footwear, and apparel to disadvantaged young people nationwide.

Justin J. Watt Foundation
Deadline: Rolling
If you have a planned/established after school sports program in the U.S., meeting between 3:00-5:30, for kids in 6th– 8th grades and with over 60% of students eligible for Free/Reduced Lunch program. You may be eligible to apply for funding through the Justin J. Watt Foundation.

Lids Foundation Grant
Deadline: Rolling
With a mission to support young people in our communities, the LIDS Foundation works to engage them in sports-related activities. These activities promote active and healthy lifestyles as well as leadership and growth opportunities. The LIDS Foundation turns this belief into action primarily through offering resources, be it in the manner of time, expertise, funds, or materials, to non-profit organizations whose goals and values align with those of the LIDS Foundation.

Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Inc. Grants (PSAHPERD)
Deadline: Deadlines vary by application
Funding will be awarded to initiatives that benefit students, teachers, or the community. Apply if you have a great idea to enhance your health, physical education, recreation, or dance program but lack the funding.

The Albertsons Foundation Education Grants
Deadline: Rolling
The Albertsons Foundation supports numerous youth development organizations as well as a broad range of after-school and physical education programs. Local grants are reviewed biannually. For grant requests that are national or multi-regional in scope, requests are reviewed on a quarterly basis.

Healthy Community Grants

Clif Bar Family Foundation
Deadlines: February 1st | June 1st | October 1st
Clif Bar Family Foundation Small Grants are awarded for general organizational support as well as funding for specific projects that protect Earth’s beauty and bounty, create a robust and healthy food system, increase opportunities for outdoor activity, reduce environmental health hazards and build stronger communities. Small grants average approximately $7,000 each.

Karma for Cara Foundation
Quarterly Deadlines: January 1st | April 1st | July 1st | October 1st
As part of our efforts to support youth volunteerism, we started a microgrant program in fall 2014. We are encouraging kids 18 and under to apply for funds between $250 and $1,000 to complete service projects in their communities. Whether it is turning a vacant lot into a community garden, rebuilding a school playground or helping senior citizens get their homes ready for winter, we want to hear what project you’re passionate about.

Rite Aid Foundation Health and Wellness Grants
Deadline: October 15 | January 15 | April 15
The Rite Aid Foundation is offering funding to nonprofit organizations that focus on health and wellness in the communities in which Rite Aid operates.

Walmart Foundation Community Grant Program
Deadline: December 31, 2017
Walmart Foundation supports the needs of their communities by providing grants to local organizations. Organizations must: hold a current tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3), (4), (6) or (19) of the Internal Revenue Code or be a K-12 public or private school, charter school, community/junior college, state/private college or university. Awarded grants range from $250 to $2,500.

Jewel-Osco Community Grants
Deadline: Rolling
Jewel-Osco provides support for not-for-profit (501c3) organizations that help create healthy, thriving communities. Grants are available in three areas: Hunger Relief, Health and Nutrition, and Environmental Stewardship. Health and Nutrition includes promoting nutrition education and maintaining a healthy lifestyle through diet.

Nike Community Impact Fund (NCIF)
Deadline: Rolling
The Nike Community Impact Fund (NCIF), in partnership with Charities Aid Foundation of America and the Oregon Community Foundation, is a collaborative approach to grant making that directly impacts local communities.

Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Inc. Grants (PSAHPERD)
Deadline: Deadlines vary by application
Funding will be awarded to initiatives that benefit students, teachers, or the community. Apply if you have a great idea to enhance your health, physical education, recreation, or dance program but lack the funding.

Sunoco Foundation Grants
Deadline: Rolling
The Sunoco Foundation supports the belief that Sunoco’s success is determined not only by investing in our business, but also by investing in the communities we serve. The Sunoco Foundation aligns giving and business strategy with focus on three key areas: Fueling Minds: Educate and Develop Skills for the Workforce; Fueling the Planet: Promote Environmental Stewardship and Responsibility; Fueling Communities: Make them great places to live and work.

USDA Grants and Loans Supporting Farm to School Activities
Funding from the US Department of Agriculture is available to assist farms, schools, and every link in between in feeding kids healthy local meals; teaching them about food, farming and nutrition; and supporting local agricultural economies. While the programs listed provide a starting point for those looking to bolster farm to school efforts, other USDA grant and loan programs support local food systems work as well. Visit www.usda.gov/knowyourfarmer and www.usda.gov/farmtoschool for more information.

Health & Wellness Grants

Rite Aid Foundation Health and Wellness Grants
Deadline: October 15 | January 15 | April 15
The Rite Aid Foundation is offering funding to nonprofit organizations that focus on health and wellness in the communities in which Rite Aid operates.

Fuel Up to Play 60
Deadline: Application opens August 23, 2017 and close November 1, 2017
Up to $4,000 per year is available through the National Dairy Council and the National Football League is available to K-12 schools enrolled in Fuel Up to Play 60. The competitive, nationwide funding program can help your school jumpstart and sustain healthy nutrition and physical activity improvements. Funds can be used to conduct in-school promotions focused on creating a healthier school and to implement healthy eating and physical activities. Funds can also be used for professional development, nutrition education materials, and physical education equipment and materials.

Dr. Scholl Foundation Annual Grant
Deadline: March 1 (annually)

The Dr. Scholl Foundation is dedicated to providing financial assistance to organizations committed to improving our world. Applications for grants are considered in the following areas: Education, Social Service, Healthcare, Civic and cultural, Environmental. Grants are considered on an annual basis.

Meeting Health Needs through Supportive Services Grant Program
Deadline: Applications are approved on a rolling basis and are accepted until December 31, 2017
Highmark Foundation’s grant program supports economically disadvantaged school districts and high needs schools with supplementary assistance through grants to meet basic student health needs. Click here and see page 24 of the attached pdf for additional information.

Coca-Cola Foundation
Deadline: Rolling
The Coca-Cola Foundation is interested in funding organizations in these areas: Water stewardship, healthy active living, community recycling, and education. Healthy active living includes providing access to exercise, physical activity and nutritional education programs.

Education, Community, and Health/Medicine Grants
Deadline: Rolling
The Foundation’s current interests in the area of Health/Medicine include programs that promote the health and well being of children and programs that promote access to health services. Award amounts vary but average approximately $25,000.

MetLife Foundation Healthy Habits Grant
Deadline: Rolling
MetLife Foundation supports projects to empower people to lead healthy, productive lives and strengthen communities. The Foundation makes grants in health, education, civic affairs and culture. Underlying the Foundation’s programs is a focus on education at all ages and a commitment to increasing access and opportunity. The Healthy Habits program seeks to promote healthy habits and physical fitness for illness prevention, especially among children.

Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Inc. Grants (PSAHPERD)
Deadline: Deadlines vary by application
Funding will be awarded to initiatives that benefit students, teachers, or the community. Apply if you have a great idea to enhance your health, physical education, recreation, or dance program but lack the funding.

Reiman Foundation Grant
Deadline: Rolling
The Reiman Foundation focuses its giving in four main areas: Health Care, Education, The Arts & Children. Nonprofit organizations are eligible to apply.

Verizon Foundation
Deadline: Rolling
Our funding priorities are STEM education for K-12 youth including, for example, summer or after school programs, teacher training, and research on improving learning in STEM areas through use of technology. Verizon also supports and domestic violence education and prevention for youth, women and older adults. New applications are by invitation only.

Local Pennsylvania Grants

Partnership in Youth Services Grants (PYS)
Deadline: September 1 (annually)
Area: Bucks County

The PYS program presents grants totaling from $3,000 to $5,000 to non-profit organizations based in Bucks County. The funds are used to recognize and provide support for selected organizations that are dedicated to helping solve community problems, promoting a positive impact on local youth, and enhancing the quality of the lives of children, youth and their families in Bucks County, PA.

Grable Foundation Grant
Deadline: May 1 | January 1 | September 1 (annually)
Area: southwestern Pennsylvania
The Grable Foundation is focused on improving the lives of children in southwestern Pennsylvania. To that end, we support early childhood development programs that prepare children for the school years ahead. We also support schools and innovative programming so that kids will have a richer, more rewarding learning experience. Away from school, we champion the whole child with opportunities that foster growth and development, and encourage the creativity and wonder that should be a part of every boy and girl’s life.

Seybert Institution for Poor Boys and Girls After School & Summer Grant Programs
Deadlines: March 15 | September 15 
Area: City of Philadelphia
The Seybert Institution awards grants up to $5,000 to qualifying tax-exempt organizations that serve disadvantaged boys and girls in the city of Philadelphia.

Humana Foundation Grants
Deadline: Letters of Intent (LOI) December 1 – 15 | Online grant proposals January 1 – 31
Area: Mechanicsburg, Philadelphia, Wilkes-Barre, Williamsport
The purpose of this funding is to support an organization that is focused on initiatives in childhood health – supporting efforts that improve physical activity and nutritional habits of children and families; intergenerational health – fostering shared, healthy activities between generations or active lifestyles – promoting fun, physically active living as a way of life. We accept proposals from nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations in areas where Humana has business presence.

TD Charitable Foundation Grant
Deadline: Final Friday of January, April, or July
Area: Pennsylvania
The TD Charitable Foundation partners with area non-profit and public institutions to create meaningful change and improvement in our communities. One such area is education, which includes after-school programs that reinforce basic learning skills and education-focused youth development programs and initiatives. The TD Charitable Foundation funds only charitable, non-profit organizations as defined by section 501(c)(3) of the IRS tax code, public schools and other qualified state or local governmental entities.

H.J. Heinz Company Foundation Grants
Deadline: March 1 | August 1 
Area: Priority is given to programs in communities where Heinz operates with a special focus given to southwestern Pennsylvania.
As a leading global food purveyor, Heinz has established the H.J. Heinz Company Foundation to promote the health and nutritional needs of children and families around the world. The nutrition program component includes promoting improvements in and a better understanding of good nutrition, and contributing to the health and well-being of people and communities.

Albertsons Community Grants
Deadline: Rolling
Area: Near operating Albertsons grocery stores
Albertsons is accepting grant applications in the following areas: hunger relief, dietary health, and nutrition education. Nutrition Education includes healthy lifestyles and nutrition promotion and education, as well as access to healthy foods. Eligible applicants are 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations and schools in areas where Albertsons grocery stores operate.

Hive Catalytic Funding
Deadline: Rolling
Area: Eligible projects are led by Northside residents and take place in the City of Pittsburgh’s 18 Northside neighborhoods. 
At The Sprout Fund, we believe that truly innovative change begins at the grassroots. We believe that small-scale financial support for early-stage ideas helps to push the boundaries of what’s possible and amplify voices that might otherwise go unheard. Since 2001, we’ve invested more than $7 million in people and ideas catalyzing change in our hometown of Pittsburgh.

Jefferson Regional Foundation Grant
Deadline: Rolling
Area: Serves Jefferson, PA target area south of Pittsburgh, PA

The Jefferson Regional Foundation has identified three priority areas for its initial grant making: Increasing health access and prevention (promote food security, nutrition and physical activity for better health and quality of life): improving child and family outcomes; and strengthening vulnerable populations and communities. Community-based organizations must have a current IRS tax exempt nonprofit 501(c)(3) status or have a relationship with a currently tax-exempt organization serving as the fiscal agent and must primarily serve the Jefferson target area south of Pittsburgh, PA. Applications begin with the LOI which are accepted throughout the year.

Moses Taylor Foundation Discretionary Grant 
Deadline: Rolling
Area: Bradford, Carbon, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Schuylkill, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Wayne and Wyoming counties
The mission of the Moses Taylor Foundation is to improve the health and wellness of residents and communities, primarily in Northeast Pennsylvania. Applicants must have a 501c3. Discretionary Grants up to $20,000 have an abbreviated proposal and are reviewed on a rolling basis.

Partnership for Better Health Grants
Deadline: Mini Grants and Level 1 Grants have an open submission process. | Level II Grants are due March 1. | Healthy People Grants are due on December 1. The Partnership for Better Health requires all new Level I and II grant applicants to complete a Letter of Inquiry form.
Area: Perry County, Western and Central Cumberland County, Northern Adams County and Greater Shippensburg
The Partnership for Better Health identifies and addresses health care needs and policies, promotes responsible health practices, and enhances access to and delivery of health services. The Carlisle Area Health & Wellness Foundation is currently focused on five areas, including Nutrition, physical activity, and tobacco cessation. The Foundation offers Mini Grants $200-$2000, Level 1 Grants $2000-$25,000, Level II Grants Over $25,000 and Healthy People Grants for projects beyond the five focus areas.

Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool/Youth Development Network (PSAYDN)
Deadline: Rolling
The latest grant opportunities, as well as highly recommended links to other funding opportunities and sustainability planning tools are available on PSAYDN’s grant opportunities webpage.

Snyder’s Lance Community Support
Deadline: Rolling
Area: Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, York counties
Snyder’s Lance supports programs that are focused on initiatives tied to Hunger or Education, and primarily located in key markets and communities that are near one of our facilities. Applicants must be non-profit of 501C-3.

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation Grant
Deadline: Rolling
Area: Northeast Pennsylvania
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation offers funding for non-profit organizations to support education, children and families. Priorities includes Early Childhood Education, K-12 Education and Out of School Time programs. This area of funding has a geographic focus of Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Northeast Pennsylvania, and Hawaii.

The Hershey Company Grants
Deadline: Rolling
Area: Hazleton, Hershey, Lancaster
The Hershey Company remains committed to supporting the communities in which it operates and to society in general. Cash and product contributions are made to support a variety of worthy causes and non-profit organizations which support Education, Health & Human Services, Civic & Community initiatives, Arts & Culture and the Environment. Particular emphasis is placed upon causes that support kids and kids at risk.

The Philadelphia Foundation Fund for Children
Deadline: Rolling
Area: Philadelphia County
The Fund for Children was established thanks to contributions from the Philadelphia Eagles football and the Philadelphia Phillies baseball teams through a lease arrangement with the City of Philadelphia. Projects funded are programs serving youth aged 12 to 18 that engage participants in leadership activities. Must have 501c3 status to apply. Applications accepted year-round.

Nutrition & Education Grants

Action for Healthy Kids’ Game On Grants 
Deadline: September 15, 2017
Does your school need funding for school health and wellness initiatives?
Apply for a Game On ($1,000) grant to increase physical activity opportunities (through PE, recess, classroom energizers, before/after school programming, etc.) and improve nutrition initiatives (with nutrition education, school gardens, taste tests, healthy celebrations, etc.).

Association of American Educators Classroom Grant
Deadline: March 1 | October 1 (annually)
Association of American Educators Foundation Classroom Grants can be used for a variety of projects and materials, including but not limited to books, software, calculators, math manipulatives, art supplies, audio-visual equipment, and lab materials. Award amounts are available up to $500.

Fuel Up to Play 60
Deadline: Application opens August 23, 2017 and close November 1, 2017
Up to $4,000 per year is available through the National Dairy Council and the National Football League is available to K-12 schools enrolled in Fuel Up to Play 60. The competitive, nationwide funding program can help your school jumpstart and sustain healthy nutrition and physical activity improvements. Funds can be used to conduct in-school promotions focused on creating a healthier school and to implement healthy eating and physical activities. Funds can also be used for professional development, nutrition education materials, and physical education equipment and materials.

Brita® Hydration Station® Fundraising Program
Together with Drink Up and the Brita® Hydration Station® Fundraising Program, your group can easily raise the funds to earn your own Brita® Hydration Station®! With no out-of-pocket costs and easy payment options, the Brita® Hydration Station®can quickly be installed at your location.

Coca-Cola Foundation
Deadline: Rolling
The Coca-Cola Foundation is interested in funding organizations in these areas: Water stewardship, healthy active living, community recycling, and education. Healthy active living includes providing access to exercise, physical activity and nutritional education programs.

Emeril Lagasse Foundation
Deadline: Rolling
The Emeril Lagasse Foundation supports 501(c) non-profit organizations providing children’s educational programs in the following areas: Nutrition and Culinary Education, Life Skills Development, Childhood Hunger and Arts Education.

Haliburton Foundation Grant
Deadline: Rolling
The Halliburton Foundation makes direct donations to U.S.-based elementary and secondary schools and colleges and universities. At its discretion, the Foundation board of trustees also provides a limited number of grants to health and health-related charities. Grant requests are reviewed on a quarterly basis.

Smarter Lunchrooms Mini-Grants
Funding will be made available to qualifying schools on a first-come, first-served basis until all available funds are awarded.
Project PA, a collaboration between the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Division of Food and Nutrition, and Penn State University is implementing a project to promote Smarter Lunchrooms in Pennsylvania schools. Smarter Lunchrooms techniques are sustainable, research-based strategies that have been proven effective in encouraging students to make healthy choices and increasing participation in school meals.

USDA Food and Nutrition Service HealthierUS School Challenge
Deadline: Rolling
The HealthierUS School Challenge (HUSSC) is a voluntary certification initiative established in 2004 to recognize those schools participating in the National School Lunch Program that have created healthier school environments through promotion of nutrition and physical activity. Monetary incentive awards $500 – $2000 are available for each HUSSC award level: Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Gold Award of Distinction. Schools can submit an application at any time during the year.

USDA Grants and Loans Supporting Farm to School Activities
Funding from the US Department of Agriculture is available to assist farms, schools, and every link in between in feeding kids healthy local meals; teaching them about food, farming and nutrition; and supporting local agricultural economies. While the programs listed provide a starting point for those looking to bolster farm to school efforts, other USDA grant and loan programs support local food systems work as well. Visit www.usda.gov/knowyourfarmer and www.usda.gov/farmtoschool for more information.

Learning & Leadership Grants

I Love My Librarian Award
Deadline: September 18, 2017
Each librarian receives a $5,000 cash award, a plaque and a travel stipend to attend the awards ceremony and reception in New York City, hosted by Carnegie Corporation of New York. The award recognizes the accomplishments of exceptional public, school, college, community college or university librarians. Each year 10 librarians are selected.

Association of American Educators Classroom Grant
Deadline: March 1 | October 1 (annually)
Association of American Educators Foundation Classroom Grants can be used for a variety of projects and materials, including but not limited to books, software, calculators, math manipulatives, art supplies, audio-visual equipment, and lab materials. Award amounts are available up to $500.

National Education Foundation Student Achievement Grant
Quarterly Deadlines: February 1 | June 1 | October 15
Learning and leadership grants support public school teachers, public education support professionals, and/or faculty and staff in public institutions of higher education to fund participation in high-quality professional development experiences, such as summer institutes or action research. All professional development must improve practice, curriculum, and student achievement.

The National Education Association Foundation Educator Grant
Quarterly Deadlines: February 1 | June 1 | October 15
The NEA Foundation provides grants to improve the academic achievement of students in U.S. public schools and public higher education institutions in any subject area(s). Grant funds may be used for resource materials, supplies, equipment, transportation, technology, or scholars-in-residence. Although some funds may be used to support the professional development necessary to implement the project, the majority of grant funds must be spent on materials or educational experiences for students.

Fuel Up to Play 60
Deadline: Application opens August 23, 2017 and close November 1, 2017
Up to $4,000 per year is available through the National Dairy Council and the National Football League is available to K-12 schools enrolled in Fuel Up to Play 60. The competitive, nationwide funding program can help your school jumpstart and sustain healthy nutrition and physical activity improvements. Funds can be used to conduct in-school promotions focused on creating a healthier school and to implement healthy eating and physical activities. Funds can also be used for professional development, nutrition education materials, and physical education equipment and materials.

Sunoco Foundation Grants
Deadline: Rolling
The Sunoco Foundation supports the belief that Sunoco’s success is determined not only by investing in our business, but also by investing in the communities we serve. The Sunoco Foundation aligns giving and business strategy with focus on three key areas: Fueling Minds: Educate and Develop Skills for the Workforce; Fueling the Planet: Promote Environmental Stewardship and Responsibility; Fueling Communities: Make them great places to live and work.

Travel Grants and Fellowships for Educators
Deadline: Deadlines vary by application
Money is available to help fund teachers’ professional trips and professional development. Here are some resources to help you find and apply for grants and fellowships.

Verizon Foundation
Deadline: Rolling
Our funding priorities are STEM education for K-12 youth including, for example, summer or after school programs, teacher training, and research on improving learning in STEM areas through use of technology. Verizon also supports and domestic violence education and prevention for youth, women and older adults. New applications are by invitation only.

YFU intercultural exchange program scholarships
Deadline: Rolling
YFU offers over 200 full and partial merit-based scholarships and needs-based financial aid to students every year.

Grant Search Databases

Good360
Good360’s Retail Donation Partnership (RDP) program allows us to spread our super powers to others. Your organization could be matched with a local retailer to receive donations which can be used in your community. Some programs offer one-time pickups while others allow you to subscribe for a full year. This is a great way to build a relationship with the donors in your area as well as help your organization in fulfilling the needs of your community. Be sure to visit the local donations section of our online catalog to see which stores are available and find out more information on each of the programs we offer.

Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Inc. Grants (PSAHPERD)
Deadline: Deadlines vary by application
Funding will be awarded to initiatives that benefit students, teachers, or the community. Apply if you have a great idea to enhance your health, physical education, recreation, or dance program but lack the funding.

SPARK Grant-Finder Tool 
Locate funding for your Physical Education, After School, Early Childhood, Classroom Activity, or Coordinated School Health program. Grants can be used for curriculum, teacher training, or equipment.

The Mott Foundation Pathways to Opportunity
Deadline: Deadlines vary by application
The Mott Foundation’s Pathways to Opportunity program supports initiatives around the U.S. that promote learning beyond the classroom especially for traditionally underserved children and youth — as a strategy for improving public education. Grantmaking under this objective seeks to provide optimum opportunities for academic support and enrichment for young people to learn and develop both in school, summer, and after school. Central to this effort are partnerships between school and community-based organizations and other local institutions. Search the grant listings for funding opportunities that best fit the needs of your organization and submit a Letter of Inquiry Form for more information.

Travel Grants and Fellowships for Educators
Deadline: Deadlines vary by application
Money is available to help fund teachers’ professional trips and professional development. Here are some resources to help you find and apply for grants and fellowships.

YFU intercultural exchange program scholarships
Deadline: Rolling
YFU offers over 200 full and partial merit-based scholarships and needs-based financial aid to students every year.

Youth Service America Grant Programs
Deadline: Rolling 
Want to make a difference? Take action? Solve a tough community problem? Whether you’re a child, teen, educator, or adult champion, YSA Grants can power your service and service-learning projects year-round.