November

Jared Polis Foundation- Technology Mini Grant

What: The Jared Polis Foundation has created a mini-grant to enhance and expand classroom technology opportunities for Colorado teachers. Grants may be used to purchase hardware such as digital or video cameras, interactive whiteboards, and interactive response systems, tablets, e-readers, or Chromebooks. Grants may also be used to purchase software, technology curriculum, or to pay technology conference registration fees. These grants cannot be used to fund laptops or desktop computers.

Grant Duration and Amount: Grants of up to $1,500 are available. Funds must be used within 6 months of receipt of the grant.

How: Applications can be downloaded from this grant website 

Deadline: Applications due November 9, 2018 by 5:00pm MST.

 

December

Youth Garden Grant

What: Kids Gardening awards grants to schools with garden projects that enhance the quality of life for students and their communities.

Grant Amount: $1,000 as well as a variety of gardening tools.

How: Complete the online application here.

Deadline: December 17, 2018

 

Walmart Community Grant

What: Walmart’s education focus is on providing afterschool enrichment, tutoring, or vocational training for low-income individuals and families in the U.S.

Grant Amount: $250-$2,500

How: Create an account and apply here.

Deadline: December 31, 2018

 

To begin applying for these grants please complete the Intent to Apply and Project Approval Form and submit it to the Office of Grants and Federal Programs (grants@aurorak12.org) .  Our staff will gladly assist with any questions regarding the application process, as well as any proof reading or editing of applications.  Please send a copy of your final application to Grants, ESC1, Suite 217.