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1. Education Grants
Sponsored by MDC Richmond American Homes Foundation
MDC Richmond American Homes Foundation
Description: The MDC Richmond American Homes Foundation supports programs that build and strengthen communities in the United States and internationally. Recent education-related grants were used to fund arts and culture programs, public safety education, school foundations, robotics programs, and academic access projects.
Eligible applicants are nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations and public schools. The foundation does not accept unsolicited proposals. Interested organizations wishing to collaborate with the foundation are invited to make initial contact to introduce their programs.
Initial contact is accepted year-round.
2. Draper Richards Kaplan Grants
Sponsored by Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation
Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation
650.319.7808 (California); 650.319.7806 (Massachusetts)
Description: The Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation offers unrestricted capital funding and ongoing support to nonprofit and for-profit organizations for innovations in education and other high-priority societal needs. Concepts should offer dynamic strategies, systems-changing approaches, and disrupting technologies. Preference goes to early stage organizations, with the foundation partnering to build capacity, scale impact, and realize goals. Previous grants include support for a girls’ empowerment program of youth-mentor partnerships with professional women, a college and career readiness program for middle and high school students, and an initiative giving underserved high school students access to upper-level coursework.
Eligible applicants are US nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations. Applications must be submitted using the online system.
Grants of $300,000 over three years are awarded.
Applications are accepted year-round.
3. Women’s Development Fund Grants
Sponsored by Freeport-McMoRan Foundation
freeportinmycommunity.com/ pages/womens-development- initiatives
Email: Use the online contact form.
Description: The Freeport-McMoRan Women’s Development Grants support specific programs and projects that target women and girls. Priority projects and programs include initiatives targeting education; mentoring or leadership development; entrepreneurship and employment; and physical and mental health and wellness.
Proposed projects should be innovative or unique in approach to developing women’s potential, demonstrate collaborations or partnerships that establish increased opportunities for women, and be sustainable beyond the life of the grant.
Eligible applicants are nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations that provide direct services to communities where Freeport-McMoRan has operations in Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, New Jersey, New Mexico, Texas, and Louisiana. Applications must be submitted online.
Applications are accepted August 15 through September 30, annually.
4. Computer Grants
Sponsored by InterConnection.org
Description: InterConnection.org offers used desktops and laptops to provide technology training, health care, education, and job training to underserved populations. Interested applicants may request up to 10 computers.
Eligible applicants are nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations that deliver services to underserved communities. Applicants must provide shipping costs for the computers. Applications must be submitted online.
Up to 10 computers are awarded.
Applications are due March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31, annually.
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