Scholarship, Grants, Loans, Etc
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National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
This site provides a variety of science related grants available through multiple organizations. The information is sorted by deadline and shows the category and grade levels for the funding.
National Science Foundation (NSF)
This website allows you to put in key words such as STEM, elementary, physical science, etc. to find exactly what you want.
Teacher Quality Partnership (TQP) Grant Program
Created by the US Department of Education, the program aims to increase student achievement by enhancing the preparation of prospective teachers and the professional development activities for current teachers. TQP grants will support partnerships between institutions of higher education and high-need school districts. Look for the availability of funds in your state.
Wanting a degree in Education?
Online guide provides an extensive list of over 70 scholarship offerings in categories such as special education, elementary education, and much more. Details on where to find other scholarships, and how to better your chances in winning those. All of this information and more can be found here: https://www.educationdegree.com/articles/scholarships-for-education-majors/
This site has information on grants, contests and awards, and classroom resources.
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
This site has a variety of grants available for solutions and professional development.
This site has grants sorted by state and foundations. They offer a 5-day training for grant funding
Space Grant Consortia
This NASA initiative supports the advancement of science and engineering education, research, and public outreach. Funds are available for both curricular and professional development and are provided annually through grants at the state level. Check your state for grant availability.
STATE OF ILLINOIS
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COMMUNITY SERVICES BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM FOR FALL 2021 SEMESTER
Illinois Valley Economic Development Corporation has announced that its Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Program funded by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, will award scholarshps of up to $1000 to anyone in their service areas that income eligible residents of Macoupin, Jersey, Greene and Calhoun Counties.
The CSBG scholarships are open to income eligible residents, who desire to further their education at an Illinois accredited two-year community college, or four-year college or university. All applicants must be enrolled, or intend to enroll, as a full-time student taking 12 hours or more for the fall 2021 semester. This is a competitive scholarship and is no based solely on economic need. Anyone interested in applying for the CSBG scholarships should contact IVEDC Office in their county.
Macoupin IVEDC, 223 S. Macoupin, Gillespie - 217-839-4431
Jersey IVEDC, 405 Mounds St, Jerseyville - 618-498-9521
Calhoun IVEDC, 818 S. Park St, Hardin – 618-576-2218
Greene IVEDC, 320 Fifth St, Carrollton – 217-942-6824
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