How to Get a School Grant: New Grant Opportunities!

Partners in Science Program from the M. J. Murdock Charitable Trust- Partners In Science awards are made to colleges and universities and to other qualified research institutions to enable high school science teachers to participate in full-time research for 8-10 weeks during the summer. Applications are accepted from researchers in the natural sciences at institutions located in areas where the Partners in Science Program is available.

States: All States

Average Amount:    $15,000.00

Address: PO Box 1618, Vancouver, WA 98668

Telephone: 360-694-8415

Website: M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust

Eligibility: Higher Education

Program Areas: Professional Development, Science/Environmental, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math), Technology

Deadline: 12/1/2014

Educational Grants from the Eaton Charitable Fund- Giving on a national basis in areas of company operations to support organizations involved with arts and culture, education, children and youth, families, and community development. Special emphasis is directed toward organizations with which employees of Eaton are involved. Initial request should be through a local Eaton plant or human resources manager. No support for religious organizations not of direct benefit to the entire community; fraternal or labor organizations. No grants to individuals, or for endowments, medical research, general operating support for United Way agencies or hospitals, or debt reduction, fundraising events, or sponsorships; no loans.

States: All States

Average Amount: $2,500.00 - $500,000.00       

Total Amount: $7,500,000.00

Address: 1111 Superior Ave., Cleveland, OH United States 44114-2584

Telephone: 216-523-4944


Website: Eaton Charitable Fund

Eligibility: Public School, Private School, Higher Education, Other

Program Areas: After-School, Arts, Community Involvement/Volunteerism, Early Childhood, Family Services, General Education, Health/PE, Homeless, Math, Reading, Science/Environmental, Social Studies, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)

Deadline: Ongoing