Foundation / Corporation
NoVo Foundation, Education First, and Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors
04/29/20 11:59 PM PT
Grants of $7,000 and grants of $25,000 to USA and territories educators to implement social projects in classrooms, schools and school districts. Funding is intended to foster social-emotional growth for students in grades Pre-K through 12. Grant funds may be used to support or expand an existing project or to start a new initiative.
NoVo Foundation, in partnership with Education First and Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, aims to seed projects that foster social and emotional competencies in students in grades PK-12.
NoVo seeks applications that will create places, environments and practices that value belonging, well-being, tolerance, compassion, listening, non-violence, inclusiveness, working productively together, and restoring relationships and repairing harm. NoVo seeks a change from a world based on domination towards collaboration and partnership, and understands that this has to be valued, taught and modeled to and with children in order to make this shift a possibility.
Though all proposals are welcome, NoVo is also seeking proposals that specifically support one or more of the following student populations:
Priority will be given to projects that:
GrantWatch ID#: 181374
For the 2020-2021 school year, there will be about 100 educator-led awards and 35 district-level awards. There will be about 30 two-year educator-led awards and about 10 two-year district-level awards.
Grant awards for educator-led projects will be a maximum of $7,000 each. District-level grant awards will be a maximum of $25,000 each.
There will also be a small, select number of two-year grants. Applicants for two- year grants may request up to $7,000 per year (2020-21 and 2021-22) for educator-led awards and up to $25,000 per year (2020-21 and 2021-22) for district-level awards. Two-year grantees’ second year grant payment will be contingent upon a year one grant report sharing challenges and opportunities related to their project objectives.
Grants are for the 2020-2021 school year. NoVo will also award a small, select number of two-year grants.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply at https://webportalapp.com/sp/login/selinactionawards.
Please send any questions about the RFP or application process to SELinAction@education-first.com.
P.O. Box 22871
Seattle, Washington, 98122-0871
(800) 503 8656 Telephone
(866) 243 0308 Fax
Contact Page: https://education-first.com/contact/
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