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Grants and Scholarships

TECHNOLOGY IMPLEMENTATION/UPGRADES - Lottery Grants - open until Mar. 4, 2016

These grants are for equipment upgrades or instructional delivery to CareerTech programs. Due date: Mar. 4, 2016.


FY17 Lottery Budget Request Form Excel sheet

Template for lottery grant submission

Carl Perkins-Grants

All the applications below should be emailed to carl.perkins@careertech.ok.govno later than 6:00pm June 1, 2016, unless otherwise stated in grant requirements document.                Tentatively High Growth will be out March 15.

http://www.okcareertech.org/about/state-agency/divisions/federal-legislation-assistance/carl-perkins/supplemental-grant-documents  

PLTW Program grants

Bemis Grant Opportunity School must be part of an active PLTW district; and must have previously received a grant from PLTW supported by the Bemis Foundation in the locations listed below. Additionally, school must implement a new PLTW Launch or PLTW Gateway program beginning in the 2016-2017 school year. This is only available in the Oklahoma - Pauls Valley area.

Verizon and PLTW Grant (nationwide)

Verizon has partnered with PLTW to offer middle schools nationwide the opportunity to apply for a two-year grant to support the implementation of PLTW Gateway’s new specialization units – Introduction to Computer Science I (ICS I) and Introduction to Computer Science II (ICS II). Schools must demonstrate a Free and Reduced Lunch Program eligible student population of 70% or greater.

Please read and ensure all of the eligibility requirements are met prior to applying. This is a competitive application process and applicants are not guaranteed funding.

    • Must be a middle school located within the United States
    • Must have a Free and Reduced Lunch Program eligible student population of 70% or greater
    • Application opens: January 15, 2016
    • Application closes: March 31, 2016

Award notifications: no later than April 15, 2016

Verizon Grant Opportunity One-Pager
Request for Proposals (RFP)
Apply

Additional Grants

State Department of Education Grants

Government Grants to assist in development or projects in programs, schools or communities.  http://www.grants.gov/ 

OkACTE Awards Teachers; http://www.okacte.org/awards/ 

NASA shared; https://www.nssc.nasa.gov/grants 

NASA fellowships and grants; http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/national/spacegrant/home/index.html 

NASA Science and researcher grants; http://science.nasa.gov/researchers/sara/grant-stats/ 

NSF grants; http://www.nsf.gov/funding/

Texas Instruments Grants/Sponsorships/Memberships page and how they offer gifts. http://www.ti.com/corp/docs/csr/giving.html 

Hobby lobby gives 10% discounts to local schools.

Home depot foundation up to $5000 to nonprofit organizations for community projects http://www.homedepotfoundation.org/page/grants

Lowe’s grant for education and community improvements.  http://responsibility.lowes.com/apply-for-a-grant/ 

Walmart grants/scholarships; http://giving.walmart.com/foundation 

Sears/Kmart donations;  http://searsholdings.com/corporate-responsibility/community/merchandise-monetary-donations 

OnCue donations; http://www.oncueexpress.com/contact-2-1#donation 

Loves donations; http://www.loves.com/AboutUs/Community.aspx 

Dollar General Foundation for literacy;   http://www2.dollargeneral.com/dgliteracy/Pages/index.aspx 

EZ mart grant; http://e-zmart.com/Community 

Quicktrip.com Grant; http://www.quiktrip.com/About/Community 

7-11 grants; http://corp.7-eleven.com/corp/how-we-give  

Sonic grants: https://www.sonicdrivein.com/community 

Scholarships

CEAT scholarship overview link to web site

Teacher or students for teaching: http://www.okcareertech.org/students/scholarships/lottery-funds-scholarships  

Students or student engaged grants for service projects

These grants are written by students to assist in service projects, environment or health issues. https://www.okcareertech.org/students/student-organizations/fccla/grant-opportunities/waystohelp.org-grants-deadline-ongoing 

Student aid awards: https://www.okcareertech.org/educators/career-and-academic-connections/career-information-resources/financialaid.pdf/at_download/file 

Tech Hire Partnership: This grant program is designed to equip individuals with the skills they need through innovative approaches that can rapidly train workers for and connect them to well-paying, middle- and high-skilled, and high-growth jobs across a diversity of H-1B industries such as Information Technology (IT), healthcare, advanced manufacturing, financial services, and broadband. Size of Grant – 35 awards of between $2 and $5 million  http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-    opportunity.html?oppId=280094

Higher Ed grant opportunities;  http://www.okhighered.org/grant-opps/newsletters.shtml 

Higher Ed grant resources; http://www.okhighered.org/grant-opps/writing.shtml 

12 Ways government grants; http://distancelearn.about.com/od/payingforschool/tp/Federal_Financial_Aid_Help.htm 

 

 

 

 

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