Private Foundations

Private Foundations

The Foundation Center is the largest database of searchable grants available.

Teachers Count is a list of available grants by subject area, including Sprint Character Education Grants, Kids in Need Foundation, Lowe's Toolbox for Education, Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation and many more, including professional development and travel opportunities.

Grants for Teachers is your complete online resource for information related to K-12 grants.

Grants Alert lists of corporate, federal, state and foundations.  

Eduscapes answers the questions: Where can I find funding for grant projects? How do I write a grant that will get funded? What are the best sources of funding? And provides several links on how to search other grant databases and tips on how to write effective proposals.

Talk with your administration about using BOCES funds to finance your trip to Proctors. Many local school districts have BOCES funds available and ready to use!

For more information regarding these opportunities, or to contribute, please contact Jessica Gelarden at 518.382.3884 x150 or