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Minnesota Grants for Elementary Education:  226 Elementary Education Grants for Minnesota.

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 Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Artists in Eligible Counties for Publi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and groups of artists in eligible counties for arts projects, artists residencies, and general operating support. Funding is intended to support festivals, community theater projects, folk music entertainment, sponsorship of visual demonstrations, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 160366

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 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 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 and Scholarships to Minnesota Schools, Nonprofits, or Individuals in Support of Art a...

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to Minnesota schools, nonprofit groups, and arts organizations, and scholarships of $250 to individuals to support the arts in an eligible region. Eligible uses of grant funds include: production of arts events or workshops, sponsorships of artists in residence, or development of arts organizations. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 127935

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

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 Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for At-Risk Youth Mentoring Services

Deadline 04/13/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, state agencies, and tribal governments to develop and improve mentoring programs for youth. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support programs to reduce juvenile delinquency, drug abuse (especi...

GrantWatch ID#: 155068

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 Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Arts Activities Benefitting Local ...

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies for community-oriented arts programs in eligible counties. Applicants must make contact before applying. Grants are awarded based on how effectively the project addresses a community need, the ability of the applicant to carry out...

GrantWatch ID#: 175515

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit Students in Orchestra Programs

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $900 for Minnesota nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit students in school orchestra programs in eligible regions. Priority will be given to proposals that offer unique educational opportunities to underserved students. Eligible projects must serve students in ISD 742 schools, which are in the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179123

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

Deadline 04/17/20

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

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

Deadline 04/17/20

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 Minnesota Nonprofits for Youth STEM and Leadership Programs

Deadline 04/17/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Minnesota nonprofits for STEM education or leadership development initiatives to benefit youth in eligible locations. Funding is intended to help youth develop the skills needed to become successful, productive adults. Initiatives must benefit the St. Paul service area. Funding is provided in...

GrantWatch ID#: 179807

In-Kind Grants of Softball and Baseball Equipment to Central Minnesota Nonprofits and Schools

Deadline 04/17/20

In-kind grants of equipment valued at $2,000 to Central Minnesota nonprofit organizations and schools to give children between the ages of 9 to 12 the opportunity to play softball or baseball. Programs must take place within an area that is served by a league affiliate of the Foundation. The grant is a standardized set of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185392

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
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Grants to USA and International Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Pove...

Deadline 04/24/20

Grants of up to $35,000 to USA and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower poverty-stricken girls and women. Funding is intended to support projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing countries. The Foundation selects a featured grantee each m...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Initiatives and Programs that Benefit Commun...

Deadline 05/11/20 LOI Date: 04/27/20

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants ranging from $2,000 to $25,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and government units for community initiatives and programs that benefit residents in the Funding Source's service area. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to submitting a full application f...

GrantWatch ID#: 179513

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 USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools for Human Services, Disaster Relief, and En...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support charitable causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of human services, disaster relief, and the environment. The Foundation accepts both program and operating grant requests. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889

Grants to USA Nonprofits for STEM and Health-Related Initiatives

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for STEM and health-related initiatives that benefit local communities. Funding is intended for programs that advance the fields of math, technology, engineering, and science in undergraduate or K-12 students, or that solve a health challenge by presenting a new approa...

GrantWatch ID#: 168203
NEW

Grants to USA K-12 Teachers and Principals for Technology Supplies, Software, and Hardware

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA K-12 teachers and principals for classroom technology supplies, software, and hardware. Eligible purchases may include, but are not limited, to: tablets, computers, software, green screens, 3D printers, and hi-tech biology supplies. Proposals must address this quarter's theme of connecting through technology.

GrantWatch ID#: 181976

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits, and California Nonprofits and Schools for C...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA Tribal governments and Tribal nonprofits, and grants to California nonprofits, IHEs, schools, and school districts in eligible regions to address community needs. Program areas include health, education, basic needs, community development, and culture. San Manuel’s charitable giving program supports organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Community Arts...

Deadline 05/10/20 LOI Date: 04/30/20

Grants of up to $7,500 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies in eligible counties for arts programming that benefits local communities. Applicants must notify program staff of their intent to apply prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for projects that engage community me...

GrantWatch ID#: 184844
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs and projects to improve the quality of life of families and individuals in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for healthcare, education, and community well-being. The funding source has a business presence i...

GrantWatch ID#: 185973
NEW

Awards to USA Educators to Honor Excellence in Public Education

Deadline 05/01/20

Awards of $10,000 and an award of $25,000 to USA educators, including teachers, higher education faculty and staff, and education support professionals, in recognition of excellence in teaching. The annual prize is intended to honor public school educators throughout the country that shine in their schools, their communiti...

GrantWatch ID#: 151602

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools in Eligible Counties for Ar...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, government agencies, libraries, and schools for arts projects in eligible counties. Funding is intended to support projects that result in the creation of artistic works and performances across a range of visual, media, performing, and literary art fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 175625

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Counties to Promote Arts A...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools for arts related activities in Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, and Pine Counties. Applicants should contact the grant program officer prior to applying. Funding is intended to support the creation of a strong ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175735
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to benefit the Foundation's employees where they live and work. Interested applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs and projects that focus on strengthening communities, developing l...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319
NEW

Prizes to USA PreK-12 Schools for Creative Repurposing of Milk and Juice Cartons in School G...

Deadline 05/01/20

Prizes to USA PreK-12 schools for imaginative use of repurposed juice and milk cartons in creating or enhancing a school garden. Some of the prizes will be awarded specifically in the categories of creative arts, health and nutrition, STEM, and environmental stewardship.

GrantWatch ID#: 178027

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits for Arts Programs in Minneapolis-St. Paul and Statewide Envir...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants starting at $20,000 to Minnesota nonprofits for making community-based arts, primarily multi-disciplinary and visual, accessible to residents in the Twin Cities area, and statewide programs promoting responsible stewardship of water and land resources. The foundation supports community-based organizations that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178344

Grants to Minnesota K-12 Schools in Eligible Counties for Arts Projects and Field Trips to E...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to Minnesota K-12 schools for programs that improve the art curriculum in educational institutions in eligible counties. Funding is intended to promote artistic excellence in existing arts programs through special arts events and projects, arts-related field trips, and artistic residencies. Eligible ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179204
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Grants to USA and Canada Teachers, Librarians, Museums, Theaters, Organizations, and Societi...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $750 to USA and Canada teachers, librarians, children's museums and theaters, eligible societies, organizations, and individuals involved with organizations for literary and educational projects. Funding is intended for curriculum development or to design educational experiences related to Sherlock Holmes l...

GrantWatch ID#: 181035

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Programs in the Visual and Perform...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $7,500 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and government entities in eligible regions for programs in the visual and performing arts. Funding is intended for program development, implementation, and general support. Activities should benefit residents of Benton, Stearns, Sherburne, and Wright co...

GrantWatch ID#: 185146

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Provide Support for Community Proje...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies to provide support for community projects in eligible counties. Funding is intended for programs and activities that will impact the community. Grant funding is only for programs that serve individuals living within Kandiyohi, Mee...

GrantWatch ID#: 185182
NEW

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Schools for Children's Mental Health Initiatives

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants and in-kind support to USA schools to support mental health initiatives for children. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting a proposal. Eligible applicants are schools for children in Pre-K through 12th grade and serve military families. Schools that serve students with 75% or more of studen...

GrantWatch ID#: 188253
NEW

Grants to USA Schools for Nutrition Initiatives

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of $2,500 and in-kind support to USA schools for nutrition initiatives. Grants are open to PreK-8 schools in Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Kansas, Tennessee, Pennsylvania, Colorado, Texas, Arkansas, Nebraska, and California. Funding is intended to help schools provide a learning environment where students are healthy,...

GrantWatch ID#: 188479

Grants to Minnesota Agencies, Nonprofits, and Educational Entities to Benefit the Community ...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Minnesota units of government, nonprofit organizations, religious institutions, and educational entities for projects that benefit the community in eligible counties. Focus areas include inclusive communities, family stability, workforce development, early childhood learning and development, and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 188491

Scholarships to USA Educators for Professional Development Activities

Deadline 05/04/20

Scholarships to USA educators, school psychologists, and school counselors to participate in a professional development program. Applications are invited from professionals who are new to the field and are committed to helping gifted children from diverse backgrounds. Eligible applicants work in Title I schools. Educators ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160187

Awards to USA School Libraries to Recognize Exemplary Programming

Deadline 05/04/20

Awards of $5,000 to USA school libraries to recognize outstanding programming. Eligible recipients are libraries in K-8 private and public schools, and eligible focus areas of humanities programming include: arts and culture, languages, and social studies. The program should be coordinated and initiated by the school libra...

GrantWatch ID#: 188094
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Grants to USA State Agencies to Support Volunteerism

Deadline 05/06/20

Grants to USA state agencies to encourage and support volunteerism. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs that support, manage, and recruit volunteers. Priority will be given to programs in the areas of education or community needs, pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 123648

Grants to USA Tribes for Community Building Efforts

Deadline 05/06/20

Grants to USA tribes for community building efforts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Focus areas include education, substance abuse, workforce expansion, and veterans and military families. Funding is intended to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170343

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Youth through Research on Ineq...

Deadline 05/06/20

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions for research on policies that improve the lives of American children and youth between the ages of 5 and 25. Funding is intended to support research that reduces inequality in the social, academic, economic, and behavioral, outcomes of young people. Funding is available for major grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 179286