Funding Opportunties

​​​​​​​​​​Afterschool Alliance Funding Database​​​​

BOOST Collaborative Funding Opportunities

California Afterschool Network (CAN) Funding Opportunities

California Fertilizer Foundation (CFF) School Garden Grants ​​​​

C​hildren's Obesity Fund's Healthy Lifestyle Grants

​Colocation America STEM Grants ​

Firespring Foundation

Good Sports ​​​​

Grant Opportunities for School and Youth Garden Programs ​​​

Karma for Cara (K4C) Micro grant ​​


Mockingbird Foundation: Competitive Grants

OCDE SSEL Funding Source​

School Breakfast Building Grant Program

Southern California Edison Scholars- ASSETs​​

​​Spark Grant Finder (Physical Education)​

US Soccer Foundation Grants ​​​


Upcoming Deadlines

Jane Goodall's Roots and Shoots Minigrant | Due: January 20th, March 31st, April 21st, and September 30th.

http://rootsandshoots.org/minigrant 

Helps prepare young people for success by empowering them to get involved and make positive changes in the environment, animals, and the human community. Award amount: $200 or $400 in Visa gift cards. Must register for Roots & Shoots membership (free). Due: January 20th, March 31st, April 21st, and September 30th.

Joseph Drown Foundation Education Grant Due: January 15th, April 15th, July 15th, and October 15th

http://www.jdrown.org/mission/index.html 

Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, government institutions, schools in the Los Angeles area. Goal is to assist individuals in becoming successful, self-sustaining, contributing citizens. Supports education programs in K-12 public and private schools that seek to solve the existing problems in area schools.  

education reform can be made directly to the schools or to independent organizations, which are closely involved with this issue.. Amount: Varies.

Joseph Drown Foundation Education Grant | Due: January 15th, April 15th, July 15th, and October 15th

http://www.jdrown.org/mission/index.html

Award amounts vary. Goal is to assist individuals in becoming successful, self-sustaining, contributing citizens.

Supports education programs in K-12 public and private schools that seek to solve the existing problems in area schools. Grants for education reform can be made directly to the schools or to independent organizations. Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, government institutions, schools in the Los Angeles area. 

California Fertilizer Foundation (CFF) School Garden Grants | Due Date: Twice a year on June 15 and January 15

http://www.calfertilizer.org/Grant14.htm

Goal is to increase the understanding and awareness of agriculture in California's youth through school gardens. Twelve (12) garden grants of $1,200 each are awarded each grant cycle. 

The Les Paul Foundation |  Due: January 15th and September 15th, annually

http://www.lespaulfoundation.org/programs

Supports music-focused activities with grants for music, music engineering, and sound programs for youth; medical research; programs related to hearing impairment; and public exhibits. Eligible applicants are nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations. Funds are offered for program, operating, and capital projects. Award amounts vary. 

America's Promise Healthy Schools Fund – Deadline | January 22

Learn more here.

Three to five two-year grants of up to $300,000 are available to districts and organizations that are working toward creating healthier school environments for all children. Applicants from 20 priority states are eligible.  Recognizing that school-centered health intersects with many areas outside of education—housing, employment, transportation, and food access— as well as many audiences, we're looking for efforts that serve as a hub for cross-sector collaboration, youth and community engagement, and broader policy and systemic change. The grant is a part of Together for Healthy and Successful Schools, an initiative of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. You can register for an informational webinar, scheduled for November 28 and December 7.

21st Century Community Learning Centers Grant  | Deadline: January 26

Learn more and find both RFA's here.

The Expanded Learning Division of the California Department of Education has released the Request for Applications (RFAs) for the 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC) Program and After School Safety and Enrichment for Teens (ASSETs) Program for funding beginning in the 2018-19 state fiscal year. With questions, contact the Expanded Learning Division directly at (916) 319-0923 or expandedlearning@cde.ca.gov

New York Life Foundation  | Deadline: January 26

Learn more here.

The New York Life Foundation is seeking applicants for $1,050,000 in grants to middle school afterschool, summer or expanded learning programs serving disadvantaged youth. This is the second year of the Aim High grant competition. In all, 26 awardees will be selected based on their ability to help youth transition successfully to 9th grade. Programs may apply to one of three opportunities - take a look to see which is a good fit for you, and apply!

Host a Coach with Up2Us Sports |  Due Date: January 31, 2018​

https://www.up2us.org/coach/ 

Up2Us Sports is pleased to announce its 2017-2018 Call For Partnerships (CFP). Applications are now live in all regions for the following partnership opportunities:

Host a coach through the Up2Us Coach program [Due 1/31/18]

Get staff and coaches trained by Up2Us Training [Due: Rolling]

Host a capacity-building AmeriCorps VISTA Member [Due: 1/31/18]

 Questions about the process? Contact membership@up2ussports.org

American Honda Foundation |  Due Date: February 1, 2018​

http://www.honda.com/community/applying-for-a-grant 

Engages in grant making that reflects the basic tenets, beliefs and philosophies of Honda companies that are characterized by the following qualities: imaginative, creative, youthful, forward-thinking, scientific, humanistic and innovative. Supports youth education with a specific focus on the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects in addition to the environment. Award Amount: $20,000 - $75,000. Applications Due: New organizations (those that have never received funding from AHF) can apply for either the February 1 or the August 1 deadline date. The May 1 deadline date is reserved for returning organizations only (those funded at least once in the last 10 years).​​

AAUW Community Action Grants | Due Date: August 5th- January 15th 

Click here for more details!

Provides funds to promote education and equality for women and girls. Special consideration given to projects focused on K-12 and community college achievement in STEM and projects with community partners such as schools or school districts, businesses, and other community-based organizations. Eligible applicants include individuals and local community-based nonprofit organizations with 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status

The Crail-Johnson Foundation | Due: Education: September 1 – September 30; Human Services: December 15 – January 15; Health: April 15 – May 15

http://crail-johnson.org/grant-making/funding-priorities/

Promotes the well-being of children in need through the effective application of human and financial resources. CJF endeavors to provide for immediate improvement in children's quality of life. Grants typically range from $5,000 to $30,000. LOIs 

Joseph Drown Foundation Education Grant | Due: January 15th, April 15th, July 15th, and October 15th

http://www.jdrown.org/mission/index.html

Award amounts vary. Goal is to assist individuals in becoming successful, self-sustaining, contributing citizens. Supports education programs in K-12 public and private schools that seek to solve the existing problems in area schools. Grants for education reform can be made directly to the schools or to independent organizations. Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, government institutions, schools in the Los Angeles area.