Get Creative With a Software Grant from Adobe

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Get Creative With a Software Grant from Adobe

Deadline: Rolling 

 

Educators at Title 1 schools are encouraged to apply for software and teacher development grants from Adobe. The program is designed to increase access to Adobe creative tools through the White House's ConnectED initiative. In addition to software, educators also receive access to on-demand professional development, including webinars, workshops and collaborative courses to learn more about utilizing Adobe creative programs in the classroom.

 

Prize: Schools receive access to a variety of Adobe tools, including Adobe Photoshop Elements and Adobe Premiere Elements. Educators also receive access to online PD courses.

School Garden Grants from the National Gardening Association

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School Garden Grants from the National Gardening Association

 

Deadline: December 5, 2014

 

Do you have plans to plant a garden at your school? If so, the National Gardening Association's annual Youth Garden Grants program can help with the funding. To be eligible, schools and nonprofits must plant a garden that includes students aged 3-18 years old in the planning and planting. Schools that can show a "demonstrated relationship between the garden program and education related to the environment, health and nutrition issues, character education, and entrepreneurship" are preferred.

Prize: The top 20 schools will receive a $500 gift certificate to the Gardening with Kids online store; 10 schools will receive raised beds, as well.

Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Program

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This is a unique program for K-12 educators in STEM fields to spend a year working in Washington DC. Educators will work for 11 months and use their expertise to work on education policy and program efforts.

Prize: Fellows receive a $6,000 monthly stipend, as well as a $1,000 housing expense during the program.

Deadline for 2015-16 Fellowships: November 20, 2014

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