Check it Out: NEW Grant Opportunity!

Grant Name: Bob Costas Grants for the Teaching of Writing

Funded by: College Board

Description: Each year the College Board recognizes exceptional teachers of grades 6 through 12 for the innovative methods they use to develop their students' writing skills. Grants of $3,000 each will be awarded to teachers who are doing an inspiring job of teaching their students to write and who will benefit most from a grant to enhance a successful project. The award was named for Bob Costas, the Emmy Award-winning broadcaster and author, for his dedication to the craft of writing and his generous public service work on behalf of the National Commission on Writing.

Program Areas: Journalism, Reading

Recipients: Public Schools, Private/Charter Schools

Proposal Deadline: 11/19/10

Average Amount: $3,000.00

Website: http://professionals.collegeboard.com/k-12/awards/costas

Availability: All States