Woodland School District 50 Welcome to the Woodland Grant Opportunity Website

  • Woodland School District 50

    Welcome to the Woodland Grant Opportunity Webpage

    Please contact the Business Office for any questions you may have concerning grant opportunities.

    The district welcomes business/educational partnership opportunities to fund student educational initiatives.

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Current Grant Opportunities

Grant: "Donors Choose.org"
Available: "Anytime"
Eligible Applicants: "All teachers who work directly with students for 75% or more of their time"
Details/Notes: "Teachers promote projects on the site and donors scan the site for projects they are interested in funding. When funded, all materials belong to the classroom and the teacher is required to submit a thank you to the donors."
Guidelines/Tips: "https://www.donorschoose.org/donors/search.html?"
Deadline: "none - No application projects are posted on the site"
Website: donorschoose.org
Grant: "For Our Schools Grant"
Available: "Now"
Eligible Applicants: "Any school or parent group associated with a school"
Details/Notes: "Do you know a school* in need? Be a part of this season of giving by nominating a school for a $500 grant. The Meemic Foundation has partnered with Office Depot to offer you the opportunity to apply for a grant that will be presented to the nominated school's leader to use at their discretion to support their school needs."
Guidelines/Tips: "https://www.meemic.com/the-meemic-foundation/our-recipients.aspx"
Deadline: ""
Website: https://www.meemic.com/the-meemic-foundation/grant-opportunities.aspx
Grant: "Excellence in Education Grants for Teachers"
Available: "Look for the 2020 application online after the 1st of the year."
Eligible Applicants: "Teachers"
Details/Notes: "The Illinois Retired Teachers Association Foundation offers a series of programs This special grant will provide additional funds to public school educators (Pre-K through 12) so that their students will have the means to participate in special projects."
Guidelines/Tips: "https://www.irtaonline.org/index.php/foundation/Grants/grant-winners-2018"
Deadline: ""
Website: https://www.irtaonline.org/index.php/foundation
Grant: "Target field trip grants"
Available: "Applications for 2020-2021 will open on Aug. 1, 2020."
Eligible Applicants: "Education professionals who are at least 18 years old and employed by an accredited K-12 public, private or charter school in the United States that maintains a 501(c)(3) or 509(a)(1) tax-exempt status are eligible to apply. Educators, teachers, principals, paraprofessionals or classified staff of these institutions must be willing to plan and execute a field trip that will provide a demonstrable learning experience for students"
Details/Notes: "Some of the best learning opportunities happen outside the classroom. We're bringing students once-in-a-lifetime learning experiences through field trips they'll never forget."
Guidelines/Tips: ""
Deadline: ""
Website: https://corporate.target.com/corporate-responsibility/community/philanthropy/field-trip-grants
Grant: "School Grants for healthy Kids. School Breakfast Grants, Game on Grants"
Available: "Our School Breakfast grants for the 2019-2020 are currently closed. Sign up for our emails to get regular updates about available grant opportunities."
Eligible Applicants: "Any K-12 Public School Educator"
Details/Notes: "Despite wanting to do what’s best for students’ health and academic success, many schools lack the necessary resources to implement health and wellness practices that help students eat better, stay physically active and be better prepared to learn. But thanks to our partners, Action for Healthy Kids has provided $7.7 million in grants to schools since 2009 to help them accomplish their student wellness goals. See below for details, and sign up"
Guidelines/Tips: "Tools for Schools"
Deadline: ""
Website: http://www.actionforhealthykids.org/tools-for-schools/apply-for-grants
Grant: "Association of American Educators Foundation Classroom Grant"
Available: "Now"
Eligible Applicants: "Any full time educator who hasn't received a grant from AAE in the last 18 months. AAE Membership carries weight but is not required."
Details/Notes: "Grants available up to $500 for any variety of classroom/project materials"
Guidelines/Tips: "None"
Deadline: "Fall Deadline (10/1) Spring Deadline (3/1)"
Website: https://www.aaeteachers.org/index.php/classroom-grant-application
Grant: "Adopt-a-Classroom"
Available: "Anytime"
Eligible Applicants: "Any teacher"
Details/Notes: "Teachers register their classroom and when a classroom receives a donation, 100 percent of the funds are immediately made available to the teacher through an online credit. Teachers can use those funds to shop online for classroom supplies from a network of more than 40 vendors on AdoptAClassroom.org; the supplies they choose are delivered directly to the teacher’s school. Donors receive personal feedback from the teacher about the impact of their donation, including an impact report that detail"
Guidelines/Tips: "None Available"
Deadline: "Anytime"
Website: https://www.adoptaclassroom.org/
Grant: "Illinois Reading Council"
Available: "Now"
Eligible Applicants: "Any IRC member"
Details/Notes: "No specific grant amount but cannot exceed $4000"
Guidelines/Tips: "http://www.illinoisreadingcouncil.org/awardsgrants.html"
Deadline: ""
Website: http://www.illinoisreadingcouncil.org/awardsgrants.html