Check This Out! Grant Opportunity

Grant Name: Foundations for Learning

Funded by: Department of Education and Institute of Education Sciences

Description: The purpose of this program is to support projects to help eligible children become ready for school. Eligibility includes: Local Educational Agencies (LEAs), including charter schools that are considered LEAs under State law; local councils; Community Based Organizations (CBOs), including faith-based organizations; other public or nonprofit private entities; or a combination of such entities.

Program Areas: Early Childhood, General Education, Math, Reading, Science/Environment, Social Studies

Recipients: Public Schools, Charter Schools. Other

Proposal Deadline: 2/24/09

Average Amount: $245,500.00

Contact person: Dana Carr

Phone: 202-245-7868

Email: dana.carr@ed.gov

Website: http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2008/pdf/E8-30706.pdf

Availability: All States