School Funding Resources for Parents & Teachers

Grant opportunities, grant writing tips, sample proposals and fundraising ideas.


eSchool News School Funding Center

Information on up-to-the-minute grant programs and funding sources for technology funding in K-12 settings.


Financial Awareness Counseling Tool

Part of the network of resources, this online tool will help you understand the uses, differences and risks involved with student loans.


The Foundation Center

Philanthropy News Digest-K-12 Funding Opportunities has K-12 funding opportunities with links to grant seeking for teachers, learning technology, and more.



The U.S. Department of Education launched the brand new StudentAid.Gov site in July 2012; this online hub provides information on all parts of the federal financial aid process including FAFSA questions, loans, work-study funding, military aid and more.


U.S. Department of Education

Information on U.S. Department of Education Initiatives that provide comprehensive information on applying for grants and lists of current funding opportunities.


Afterschool Alliance

Information on how to be a successful after-school program. Loaded with information on federal resources and how to recruit volunteers.


The Dream Award

Dream Award Scholarship America’s Dream Award is a renewable scholarship fund targeted toward completion. These annually-increasing awards will be given to students selected from across the nation who are entering their second year of education beyond high school.

The Scholarship Coach

The Scholarship CoachScholarship America's blog, The Scholarship Coach, appears weekly at, featuring expert advice on all kinds of scholarship issues. Here on the site, we feature a new highlight from the blog every week, and you can also download a free Scholarship Coach e-book!

Focus On The Finish Line

Scholarship America is dedicated to helping students get their degrees. Our 2013 Annual Report, Focus on the Finish Line, features statistics, stories, and student accounts of the importance of college completion.


Visit the online report to learn more and hear from our President, Lauren Segal.

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