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Grant Name: Grant for the Enhancement of Geographic Literacy

Funded by: National Council for the Social Studies

Description: National Council for the Social Studies honors annually the outstanding performance of teachers, researchers, and other worthy individuals and programs, and has encouraged unique and innovative social studies education projects through its award and grant programs. NCSS serves as an umbrella organization for elementary, secondary, and college educators of social studies; teacher educators; researchers; curriculum designers; and curriculum specialists. The Council engages and supports educators in strengthening and advocating social studies.

Program Areas: Social Studies

Recipients: Public School, Private/Charter School, Other

Deadline: 3/21/10

Average Amount: $2,500.00

Telephone: 301-588-1800, ext. 106

Email: excellence@ncss.org

Website: http://www.socialstudies.org/awards/geographiclit

Availability: All States