Dr. Nancy Updegraff's Session Documents
by Kerri Felder on 3/2/2015

STEM & Professional Development Grant Opportunities

Dollar General Family Literacy Type: Foundation Source: The Dollar General Foundation Award: Up to $3,000 States: All states Description: Family literacy grants provide funding for family literacy service providers. Organizations applying for funding must have the following three components: Adult Education Instruction, Children’s Education, and Parent and Child Together Time (PACT). http://www2.dollargeneral.com/dgliteracy/Pages/grant_programs.aspx#alg 
 
Dollar General Summer Literacy Type: Foundation Source: The Dollar General Foundation Award: Up to $3,000 States: All states Description: Summer Reading Grants provide funding to local nonprofit organizations and libraries to help with the implementation or expansion of summer reading programs. Programs must target Pre-K through 12th grade students who are new readers, below grade level reader or readers with learning disabilities. http://www2.dollargeneral.com/dgliteracy/Pages/grant_programs.aspx#alg
 
Dollar General Youth Literacy Grants Type: Foundation Source: The Dollar General Foundation Award: Up to $4,000 States: All states Description: Youth Literacy Grants provide funding to schools, public libraries and nonprofit organizations to help students who are experiencing difficulty reading. Grant funding is provided to assist in the following areas: Implementing new or expanding existing literacy programs, Purchasing new technology or equipment to support literacy initiatives, and Purchasing books, materials or software for literacy programs. http://www2.dollargeneral.com/dgliteracy/Pages/grant_programs.aspx#alg