Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

District of Columbia Teacher of the Year

Awards to Washington, DC Teachers for
Contributions to the Field of Education

Agency Type:

State

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Government of the District of Columbia - Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE)

Deadline Date:

04/30/21

Description:

Request a Grant Writer

Awards and professional development opportunities to Washington, DC teachers for contributions to the field of education. This program is intended to recognize public school or charter school school teachers' exceptional leadership, innovation, and commitment to promoting student success. Pre-K, K-12, and adult education teachers are all eligible for nomination.

The DC Teacher of the Year program celebrates outstanding educators who are experts in their craft as demonstrated by accelerated growth for all students, and who demonstrate leadership beyond the classroom by partnering with colleagues, students, families and communities to support innovation in teaching and learning, and who champion the teaching profession.

OSSE is seeking nominations for outstanding teachers who:

  • Inspire and accelerate growth for all students
  • Build strong partnerships with families and communities
  • Champion the teaching profession

Administrators, colleagues, LEA and school staff, parents, students, and community members can all submit nominations. Self-nominations are also acceptable.

For more information on the National Teacher of the Year competition, see: https://ccsso.org/national-teacher-of-the-year. ;

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 150049

Estimated Size of Grant:

The 2022 DC Teacher of the Year will receive a $7,500 award, professional development and leadership opportunities, and will represent DC in the 2022 National Teacher of the Year competition.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for this award, a candidate must be a current teacher in a public school or public charter school in the District of Columbia, must have five years of teaching experience, and must plan to continue as a teacher in DC for the 2021-22 school year. Pre-K, K-12, and adult education teachers are all eligible for nomination.

Pre-Application Information:

Deadline:
Please complete the 2021 DC Teacher of the Year Nomination Form during the nomination window of Friday, Feb. 5, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021.

All nominees will receive an email from OSSE with instructions on how to complete the full application process. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, June 1, 2021. OSSE will announce the 2022 DC Teacher of the Year winner in October 2021.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Nomination form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScG0mYdQymNTn2CYvByfSao_d5lrq5y-WOdCZpMRJlc39cI4w/viewform?usp=sf_link

For more information or questions, please Annette Thacker-Bartlett at Annette.Thacker@dc.gov or (202) 724-7779.

Office of the State Superintendent of Education
1050 First Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 727-6436
TTY: 711
Email: osse@dc.gov

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Washington, DC

Suggested Grants:

Fundraising and Publicity Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Cult...

Deadline Ongoing

Fundraising opportunity for USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to host a jazz concert held in honor of their organization or cause. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. In addition to funds raised through concert ticket sales

GrantWatch ID#: 123735

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Increase Organizational Capacity to Improve Housing...

Deadline 06/14/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and eligible agencies to increase organizational capacity to improve housing practices. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to strengthen organizational capacity

GrantWatch ID#: 125731

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Natural Resources

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.

GrantWatch ID#: 126162

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits to Support Education, Health, and Human Services Projects

Deadline 05/31/21

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the lives of the local residents. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of human services, health care initiatives, and furthering the cause of education. Eligible programs are those with

GrantWatch ID#: 128277

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Facilitate Workplace Readiness for Women

Deadline 06/04/21

Grants to USA community-based nonprofit organizations to facilitate workplace readiness for women. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Eligible programs are those that prepare women to work in fields in which women a

GrantWatch ID#: 128392

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Projects to Protect Wildlife and Natural Habitats

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d

GrantWatch ID#: 129644

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Conservation Initiatives in Agricult...

Deadline 06/21/21 Conference Date: 05/13/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profits, and non-federal agencies to promote the adoption and development of innovative approaches to conservation in agriculture. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to com

GrantWatch ID#: 129980

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Environmental Programs that Benefit Under...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and Tribal organizations and governments for environmental stewardship programs that benefit underserved communities. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to

GrantWatch ID#: 130695

Grants to USA and Canada Low-Income Individuals and Families for Financial Assistance

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are

GrantWatch ID#: 131400