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Get Things and Go Places Without
Spending Any of Your Own

Jennifer A. Gates, Feb. 2013

Session Presenter:


Jennifer A. Gates

-
Norton Park ES, Academic Coach

-
Professional development

-
Supplies, resources

http://
www.zooatlanta.org/home/book_a_program/educators_lounge/Grant_writing



What is a grant?


Why do I want one?


Where do I find grants?


How do I get one?


Know any big fans of grants?

Classroom

-
any number of
goods or
financial support;
materials,
supplies, money,
contacts…

Professional Development

-
personal, team,
staff or school

-
one time or over
time

-
location varies

Professional Development

-
scholarships or
conference fees

-
subject area or
skill
development

MEMTA

Support for events

ESF


Elementary Science Fair

Where can I find them?

Grant Possibilities

-
Internet


Use specific search terms

-
Professional Organizations


Membership, foundations

-
PTA or Community Partners


Parents, foundations, businesses

Grant Example 1

Professional Development

Mickelson ExxonMobil Teachers
Academy


MEMTA

http://www.sendmyteacher.com/


http://nstahosted.org/mickelson/


Get Your Grant On!
Grant Example 1

Get Your Grant On!
Grant Example 1

Tips:


K
now your source.


E
mbrace the rules.


S
pecify.


S
ell yourself.

Grant Example 2

Classroom


School Resources

Green Education Foundation



http://www.greeneducationfoundation.org/index.php?option=com_content&vi
ew=article&id=712:5000
-
gef
-
grant&catid=139:contests


Eligible Contestants
:

Garden programs involving children
currently in grades K
-
12, from schools and youth groups
nationwide.


Grant Guidelines:




Entries must be submitted by designated deadline.




A class/group/school may enter the contest only once.




Submissions must include garden materials (as outlined
below), a general application and a completed disclaimer




Awards must be allocated towards the sustainability of
current garden program




Winners will be selected through a fair and impartial
selection process by the Selection Committee appointed by
the organizers.


Get Your Grant On!
Remember
to include a completed disclaimer
and general application with submission.
Projects that have been submitted without
completed disclaimers will not be entered into
the contest.


Note
that by entering the competition, you have
assigned copyright of your garden project materials to
the organizers. Photographs, videos and other
submitted media may be further utilized in exhibition,
websites, posters, publications, etc.

Get Your Grant On!
Getting

Granted…

Get Your Grant On!

Review the two
examples.



Which would you
grant?



Decide which one is a
winner.



Be ready to explain
why.

Getting

Granted…

Get Your Grant On!

Turn & Talk
activity

http://www.online
-
stopwatch.com/online
-
countdown/


Get Your Grant On!
Sample 1

Get Your Grant On!
Sample 1

Get Your Grant On!
Sample 1

Sample 1



Reflection of Light

Get Your Grant On!
Get Your Grant On!
Sample 2

Get Your Grant On!
Sample 2

Get Your Grant On!
Sample 2

Sample 2


Solar System Model

Get Your Grant On!
And the grant goes to…

Get Your Grant On!
Sample 1:
4
th

grade light

-
standards based

-
real world application

-
met criteria

The Essentials

Get Your Grant On!
1.
Research


2.
Recruit


3.
Plan, write, review


4.
Revise


5.
Gather


6.
Submit

The Whole Package

Get Your Grant On!
1.
Cover letter


2.
Summary


3.
Narrative


4.
Budget


5.
Attachments


-
electronic, mail or person


Donor’s Choose

Get Your Grant On!

http://www.donorschoose.org/teachers



Donor’s Choose

Get Your Grant On!

http://www.donorschoose.org/teachers



Donor’s Choose

Get Your Grant On!

http://www.donorschoose.org/teachers


Donor’s Choose

Get Your Grant On!

http://www.donorschoose.org/teachers


Donor’s Choose

Get Your Grant On!

http://
www.donorschoose.org/about


Get Your Grant On!
Teachers Count


clearinghouse, links.

http://
www.teacherscount.org/teacher/grants.shtml


TESOL


convention funding.


http://
www.tesol.org/about
-
tesol/tesol
-
awards
-
grants/convention
-
grants
-
scholarships/professional
-
development
-
travel
-
grant
-
for
-
practicing
-
esl
-
efl
-
teachers


iPods in the classroom


funding ideas.

http://www.eschoolnews.com/2009/05/11/ipods
-
help
-
esl
-
students
-
achieve
-
success
/


Get Ready, Get Set, Grant!

Get Your Grant On!
Target


Field trips, etc.

http://sites.target.com/site/en/company/page.jsp?cont
entId=WCMP04
-
031880


Lowe’s


Outdoor classrooms, etc.


http://www.toolboxforeducation.com/


Georgia Science Teachers Association

http://www.georgiascienceteacher.org/grants.htm


PTA



National and State

http://www.pta.org/636.asp

http://www.georgiapta.org/leadership
-
grants
-
scholarships.html



Get Ready, Get Set, Grant!

Get Your Grant On!
UGA


State Botanical Garden Kits

http://www.uga.edu/botgarden/eduscinight.html


Donor’s Choose


donation driven


http://www.donorschoose.org/teachers


Captain Planet


Enviro
. grants 6
-
18
yrs

http://captainplanetfoundation.org/default.aspx?pid=
3&tab=apply


NSTA grants


clearinghouse

http://
www.nsta.org/about/awards.aspx?lid=tnavhp
#vernier



Get Ready, Get Set, Grant!

Get Your Grant On!
Georgia Forestry


Grants and Training

http://www.gfc.state.ga.us/communityforests/Grants.
cfm


Environmental Education


GA focus


http://eeingeorgia.org/core/item/topic.aspx?s=0.0.68.
4863&tid=85010


TeachersCount


Clearinghouse for sites

http://www.teacherscount.org/teacher/grants.shtml


Get Ready, Get Set, Grant!

Get Your Grant On!
State Farm


Learning Grants

http://www.ysa.org/goodneighbor
/

ING Unsung Heroes


Grants to $25,000


http://
ing.us/about
-
ing/citizenship/childrens
-
education/ing
-
unsung
-
heroes


Whole Kids Foundation


Gardens

http://
www.wholekidsfoundation.org/gardengrants.php


PTA



National and State

http://www.pta.org/636.asp

http://www.georgiapta.org/leadership
-
grants
-
scholarships.html



Get Ready, Get Set, Grant!

Get Your Grant On!
Home Depot

-

Gardens & more

http://www.kidsgardening.org/grants/2012
-
youth
-
garden
-
grants
-
1


Philanthropy News

-

national database

http://foundationcenter.org/pnd/rfp/cat_education.jht
ml


Federal Gov’t


Grant email alerts daily

Get Ready, Get Set, Grant!

http://
www07.grants.gov/applicants/email_subscription.
jsp


Get Your Grant On!

Where can I get help?

NEA online video tutorial


http://www.neafoundation.org/pages/educators/grant
-
programs/grant
-
application/


Teachers Network Grants


How to… etc.

http://www.teachersnetwork.org/grants/grants_how_to.htm

About.com


Grant Writing for Teachers

http://712educators.about.com/od/grantwriting/Grant_Writing.
htm


More help @

Get Your Grant On!

CPB Online Grant Writing Tips & Outline

http://www.cpb.org/grants/grantwriting.html


Foundation Center (Search by Zip Code)

http://foundationcenter.org/findfunders/


Funding for Bilingual
C
lassrooms

http://blog.languagelizard.com/2012/09/18/grants
-
and
-
funding
-
for
-
bilingual
-
classrooms
/


More help @

Get Your Grant On!

National
Science Foundation


http://www.nsf.gov/funding/


Teacher Tap


Eduscapes

Grant Info.

http://
www.eduscapes.com/tap/topic94.htm

NEA


Write a grant.


http://
www.nea.org/home/10476.htm


More help @

Get Your Grant On!

Where can I find more
grant information?

Get Your Grant On!

NEA online video tutorial


http://www.neafoundation.org/pages/educators/grant
-
programs/grant
-
application/


Teachers Network Grants


Science, etc.

http://www.teachersnetwork.org/grants/grants_science.htm


Grants Alert

http://www.grantsalert.com/


Funding for Teachers
-

Clearinghouse

http://www.teach
-
nology.com/teachers/funding/


More grant information @

Get Your Grant On!

Grants.gov


More grant information @

Get Your Grant On!

http://www.grants.gov
/


American Library Association

http://www.ala.org/template.cfm?template=/CFApps/awards
_info/browse.cfm&FilePublishTitle=Awards,%20Grants%20
and%20Scholarships&rtype=ALL



Government Grants and Opportunities

http://www.gpoaccess.gov/topics/grants.html


Arthur Blank Foundation
-

Atlanta

http://www.blankfoundation.org/initiatives/index.html




More grant information @

Get Your Grant On!


What is a grant?


Why do I want one?


Where do I find grants?


How do I get one?


Know any big fans of grants?

Get Your Grant On!

Go “Team Grant!”


Please
sign up

if you’d like to join forces.


Feedback, pay it forward.


Join our fan club!

Get Your Grant On!

Go “Team Grant!”


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and keep up with Science news

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Get Your Grant On!

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contact:



Jennifer A. Gates


Norton Park ES

Jennifer.gates@cobbk12.org


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