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Grants to Southern Nevada K-12 Teachers for
Creative Projects to Enhance Classroom Learning

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Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Junior League of Las Vegas (JLLV)

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Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $1,500 to Southern Nevada K-12 teachers for creative projects that will improve student learning. The Foundation prioritizes projects that impact local youth ages 12 and up, as well as projects that demonstrate creativity and positive impact on a large number of students.

Examples of previously funded projects include:

- Robotics kits for classroom and competition use
- Rockets for construction and launch
- Ukuleles for a classroom band

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 173384

Estimated Size of Grant:

K - 5th Grade: Up to $1,000
6th - 12th Grade: Up to $1,500

Term of Contract:

Funds must be spent by April 19, 2019. The proposed project must be completed by April 30, 2019.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

- The school must be an accredited Nevada institution, with K-12 accreditation.
- Educators from Southern Nevada primary and secondary schools, both public and private, are encouraged to apply.
- One grant submission per teacher is allowed. A teacher is not allowed to submit multiple grant proposals for different projects
- Teachers from the same school may not submit duplicate grant proposals for the same project.
- If multiple applications are received for the same project from teachers of different schools, only the first grant received (by date of submission) will be entered for consideration

Grant funds are not available for the following: Purchase of electronic technology (iPads, e-readers, tablets, calculators, etc.) not vital to the success of the proposed project, food, field trips, to fund a larger project, to pay speakers, substitute teachers, conference fees, continuing education units, or to pay teachers an hourly fee for implementing their grant.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications are due September 22, 2018.

Grant recipients will be notified by October 5, 2018.

Contact Information:

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

Apply online:

Junior League of Las Vegas
The Morelli House
861 E. Bridger Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89101-5539

For questions, email or call 702.822.6536.

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Nevada: Southern Nevada