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Grants to Metro Dallas, Texas Teachers to Enrich Education for Their Students & Children with Down Syndrome

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Funding Source
Down Syndrome Guild of Dallas
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Geographic Focus
USA: Texas

Important Dates
Deadline: 04/30/15 4:00 PM Save

Grant Description
Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Texas teachers or teams of teachers to support highly engaging instructional programs and projects in the Dallas Metroplex. Priority is given to projects that benefit children with Down Syndrome.

Additional Priorities:
-Engage students and teachers in innovative, creative, challenging, hands-on ways;
-Motivate students and keep alive an eagerness to learn;
-Improve basic learning skills;
-Build positive self-esteem and the belief that success is achievable.


  • Others (see text field entitled "Additional Eligibility Criteria" for clarification)

Additional Eligibility Criteria
Not Funded:
-Staff salaries or substitute teacher costs;
-Personal honorariums for the applicants;
-Field trips unless it is an integral part of the project;
-Applications not in compliance with standards set forth in the Grant Application section below.

Pre-Application Information
Grant applications are submitted to:

Down Syndrome Guild of Dallas
1702 N. Collins Blvd. Ste. 170
Richardson, TX 75080

Grant recipients will be notified no later than Monday, June 1, 2015. Please note that grant recipients will be recognized at the Down Syndrome Guild of Dallas’ Annual Fall Conference.

Estimated Size of Grant
$500 - $5,000

Term of Contract
Projects are to take place during the 2015-2016 school year.

Contact Information
Jennifer Ford, Executive Director

Phone: (214) 267-1374
Fax: (972) 234-2510

RFP & Supporting Documents
Full Grant Text RFP

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

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