How Do We Ensure That Teachers Can Do Their Absolute Best?

School is back in session for many of the warmer locations within the United States. Come September, every school will be hustling and bustling with students and teachers. With each new school year comes another lengthy list of supplies for both the children and their teachers. But as the roster sheets grow, the classroom funding always seems to slow.

With the need for professional development, classroom supplies, updated technology and clever learning projects, how do we ensure that teachers can do their absolute best to provide today’s youth with the knowledge and guidance they need? Grants.

It takes a special person to become a teacher, and GrantWatch wants to ensure that our most talented, patient individuals have the tools they need to do their very best job for our kids. GrantWatch lists a multitude of grants for various educational needs: school supplies, extracurricular activities, tutoring programs, structural renovations, modern technology, STEM curriculums, recreational equipment, creative courses, research projects, etc. 

Find grants for teachers and other educational necessities on and have a great school year!

Grants for Teachers

Grants to USA K-12 Educators for Aviation-Themed Classroom Projects

Grants of $250 to USA K-12 public, private, and charter school teachers for projects that incorporate aviation and aerospace topics into the normal curriculum.

Deadline: 8/31/17

Grants to USA K-12 Teachers to Bring Computer Science, Engineering, and Entrepreneurship Projects to the Classroom

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA K-12 teachers to bring the funding source's innovative computer science, engineering, and entrepreneurship projects to their classrooms. 

Deadline: 09/05/17 11:59 PM PT

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Creative Literacy Programs

Awards of up to $10,000 to USA public school K-12 teachers to recognize innovative projects that advance literacy and encourage students to become lifelong readers. 

Deadline: 9/15/17

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

Grants ranging from $100 and $500 to USA teachers or school administrators in multiple states for projects that will support teachers and schools serving grades K-12 in eligible communities. 

Deadline: 10/01/17

Grants to USA and Canada Researchers for Social, Behavioral, Psychological, and Public Health Studies

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA and Canada faculty members at institutions of higher education, individuals affiliated with human service organizations, and post-doctoral students for research that seeks solutions to a range of social issues. 

Deadline: 11/01/17 5:00 PM EST Receipt

About the Author: Kayli Tomasheski is a Copy Editor for GrantWatch

Leave a Reply