Funding and Resource Opportunities | February 2017

February 12, 2017
| by Editor |

Our list of February grant and resource opportunities for you to consider this month includes opportunities that fund education, communities, and climate change. 

GRANTS

Purple Communications, Inc.
Purple Tech Grant
Deadline: March 1, 2017

Purple Communications, Inc., seeks to fund four Purple Tech Grants up to $2000 for teachers and schools in the education and achievement of deaf and hard of hearing students. The funds can be used for with hardware or software. Full-time teachers at Deaf residential schools, day schools for the Deaf or mainstream programs that serve Deaf/hard-of-hearing students are eligible to apply.

The Captain Planet Foundation
ecoTECH Grants
Deadline: March 15, 2017

This grant program provides grant awards of up to $2,500 to support schools or nonprofits that engage children in inquiry-based, STEM-related projects that leverage technology and/or use nature-based design to address environmental problems in local communities. 

United States Conference of Mayors and Wells Fargo Foundation
CommunityWINS Grant Program
Deadline: March 17, 2017

The CommunityWins (Working/Investing in Neighborhood Stabilization) will be awarding $3 million over three years to nonprofits that address neighborhood stabilization, economic development, and/or job creation, with the goal to promote long-term economic prosperity and quality of life for communities.

Rathmann Family Foundation
2017 Rathmann Challenge
Deadline: March 29, 2017

As a part of the Rathmann Challenge, the Rathmann Family Foundation is looking to award up to $300,000 for ideas that significantly expand the use of compost in the United States in an effort to mitigate climate change. Ideal recipients have a proven track record of implementing successful programs.

Compiled and edited by Jenna Ovett, communications coordinator at the Georgia Center for Nonprofits.

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