Applications are now open for the MyImpact Challenge, a civic engagement contest hosted by the Bill of Rights Institute. Teachers and students can receive up to $10,000 for projects to benefit their communities.
The National Economics Challenge (NEC), sponsored by the Council for Economic Education (CEE), is the nation’s only economics competition of its kind for high school students. Students are challenged to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of micro- and macroeconomic principles, as well as the world economy.
GetEdFunding is a grant-finding resource sponsored by CDW•G that is dedicated to helping educators, schools, and other institutions identify the funding they need in budget-tight times. Educators are invited to subscribe to the GetEdFunding blog and learn the tips and tricks of funding. Topics of recent posts include how districts can partner with businesses to train tomorrow’s IT workforce and how network monitoring works to conserve resources. You can also get insights into the grantwriting process through success stories. Start uncovering funds now at GetEdFunding.com and stay updated on fast-approaching deadlines and new opportunities.
Sponsored by Siemens Foundation and Discovery Education, theSiemens STEM Day: Possibility Grant Sweepstakes supports educational activities in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) with STEM-related equipment, supplies, technology, and science lab makeovers.
The third annual O’Connor Civics Challenge, an online civics competition sponsored by the Sandra Day O’Connor Institute for American Democracy, has expanded for 2022. The challenge is for middle school students to express their knowledge of civics by creating an exciting, informative art piece on a selected civics topic.