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Teacher Vision Grant

Grants to USA Teachers in Multiple States for STEM and
Class Projects that Promote Leadership and Creativity

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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American Electric Power (AEP)

Deadline Date:

02/22/19 11:59 PM EST


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Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA individual teachers in multiple states for STEM and other class projects that encourage students to think creatively, take on leadership roles, and address challenges. Teachers in Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia may apply.

Preference will be given to projects on the subjects of science, mathematics, technology, electrical safety, the balanced study of energy and the environment, and energy efficiency.

Highly regarded projects will incorporate matching funds, community resources, and interdisciplinary or team-teaching projects.

Priority may be given to educators who:

- Have attended AEP Workshops for Educators
- Have participated in the National Energy Education Development (NEED) Project
- Are affiliated with an AEP school-business partnership

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 173167

Estimated Size of Grant:

Grant awards range from $100 to $500.

Term of Contract:

Grants are for the 2018-2019 school year.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Teachers of pre-K through Grade 12 who live or teach in the AEP service area or in communities with major AEP facilities may apply.

Funds may not be used for stipends or meals.

A limit of one grant may be awarded per teacher per year. Grants may be limited to two per school per year.

American Electric Power Company, Inc., its affiliates and the American Electric Power Foundation provide donations or grants only to organizations that do not, either through constitution or any written policy, discriminate against others on the basis of political affiliation, religious belief, age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, national origin, race or sexual orientation. Each organization applying for support must affirm in its funding request or in the AEP or AEP Foundation on-line grant application that it does not discriminate in this manner.

Pre-Application Information:

Be sure to complete your application before midnight EST, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019 in order to be considered for a grant for the 2019-20 school year.

A limit of one grant may be awarded per teacher per year. Grants may be limited to two per school per year.

If you have questions, please call Barry Schumann.

The AEP Teacher Vision Grant program accepts grants for consideration annually through the fourth Friday of each February. Review and awarding of grants may take up to three months. All grant recipients are required to submit an on-line project evaluation by the end of the subsequent school year following the grant award.

Recipients who receive a check payable to an individual rather than to a school or non-profit organization will be required to submit project receipts. Digital photographs may be used to enhance project summaries. AEP may use the photos for publicity purposes.

Contact Information:

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

Register and apply online:

Barry Schumann, Community Relations Consultant

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Arkansas;   Indiana;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Michigan;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Virginia;   West Virginia