Check it Out: Grant Opportunity!

Grant Name: ING Unsung Heroes Program

Funded by: ING

Description: Are you an educator with a class project that is short on funding but long on potential? Do you know a teacher looking for grant dollars? ING Unsung Heroes could help you turn great ideas into reality for students. For more than 10 years, and with $3.0 million in awarded grants, ING Unsung Heroes has proven to be an A+ program with educators. The program's "alumni" have inspired success in the classroom and impacted countless numbers of students. Each year, 100 educators are selected to receive $2,000 to help fund their innovative class projects. Three of those are chosen to receive the top awards of an additional $5,000, $10,000 and $25,000.

Program Areas: General Education, Math, Reading, Science/Environmental, Social Studies, Special Education

Recipients: Public Schools, Private/Charter Schools

Deadline: 4/30/10

Average Amount: $2,000.00 - $25,000.00

Website: http://www.ing-usa.com/us/aboutING/CorporateCitizenship/Education/INGUnsungHeroes/index.htm

Availability: All States