NEA Foundation Student Achievement Grants



  • Award Min: $2,000.00
  • Award Max: $5,000.00
  • Quantity: Unknown


  • Deadline: Oct 15, 2013

Applicants must be practicing U.S.:
Public school educators in grades PreK-12;
Public school education support professionals, or
Faculty and staff at public higher education institutions.

The NEA Foundation especially encourages grant applications from:
Teachers with less than seven years of experience in the profession
Education support professionals*

Preference will be given to members of the National Education Association.

*Education support professionals can be classified as: para-educators, school bus drivers, maintenance and custodial staff, food services staff, school nurses and student services workers, clerical and office assistants, school security officers, and technicians.

The NEA Foundation Provides Grants To Improve The Academic Achievement Of Students In U.S. Public Schools And Public Higher Education Institutions In Any Subject Area(s). The Proposed Work Should Engage Students In Critical Thinking And Problem Solving That Deepen Their Knowledge Of Standards-based Subject Matter. The Work Should Also Improve Students’ Habits Of Inquiry, Self-directed Learning, And Critical Reflection.

Additional Info:
Contact The NEA Foundation T. 202-822-7840 1201 16th Street, NW F. 202-822-7779 Washington, DC 20036