How to Get a School Grant: Grant Opportunities!

CHS Foundation Mini-grants from the CHS Foundation - the CHS Foundation grants up to $1,000 to innovative academic and leadership programs that strengthen student learning and enhance professional development. Examples include: leadership training opportunities, mentorship programs, professional development experiences and student fundraising efforts. Student eligibility and funding criteria: must be a campus-sanctioned club/organization; must have an agricultural-related focus; club/organization may receive only one grant per academic semester; an advisor must be listed as a contact; regular and ongoing club expenses are ineligible.

 States: All States

 Average Amount:  $1,000.00

 Address: 5500 Cenex Drive, Inver Grove Heights, MN 55077

 Telephone: 800-814-0506

 Email: info@chsfoundation.org

 Website: CHS Foundation

Eligibility: Public School, Private School, Higher Education

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

 Deadline: Ongoing


High School Physics Teacher Grant from the American Association of Physics Teachers - The AAPT awards this grant annually to a high school teacher who is looking to experiment and improve on their teaching practices. The proposal should contain some innovative ideas. For example, the proposal may use a new teaching method or an adaptation of an existing idea. The result should be better teaching practices, student understanding and interest, and/or increased enrollment.

 States: All States

Average Amount: $100.00 - $500.00

Address: 1 Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740-3845

Telephone: 301-209-3340

Email: programs@aapt.org

Website: American Association of Physics Teachers

Eligibility: Public School, Private School

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

Deadline: 12/1/2014