Date Name Description

Funds for 2017-19 for the development and/or expansion of consortia of educational service districts, school districts and post-secondary institutions building collaborative, innovative, and flexible ways to foster a college-going culture across the region and to create additional opportunities for high school students to participate and earn credit in college-level courses.


Focuses on funding four key areas including education and youth development in communities where they operate. In Oregon, that includes Lane and Linn counties (specifically Albany, Lebanon and Sweet Home).


Supports nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and government agencies that address safety, community development, or education. Education grants target public K-12 teacher development, service-learning programs, and systemic educational reform.


Grants to teachers who are passionate about making science and mathematics more engaging for their 6th-12th grade students. Requests under $5,000 reviewed on a rolling basis.


Grants to improve the health and welfare of Oregon citizens; applications from colleges and universities, arts, cultural, civic and social service organizations are invited to apply.


$1,000 award for young people in grades 5 through 12 who have demonstrated exemplary voluntary service to their communities.


$500 grants open to teachers in International Baccalaureate programs. Funds may be used for supplies, materials, field trips or other resources to enhance the delivery of Advanced Placement courses.


The Union Bank Foundation supports nonprofit organizations in the communities in which the bank has operations - in Oregon: Portland, Tigard and Salem. The Foundation’s areas of interest include education. Requests may be submitted throughout the year.


Supports programs that give children educated, informed and compassionate choices for a better quality and appreciation of life.


Up to $1,000 for classroom supplies, educational subscriptions and apps for your students for submitting a technology lesson plan.


The foundation provides grants of up to $5,000 to help school libraries expand, update, and diversify their book collections.


$25,000 award that recognizes exceptional public school teachers who work in low-income schools.


Grants for innovative and experiential K-8 STEM learning opportunities to promote an early interest in STEM career fields, and improve teachers’ capabilities in STEM; or for financial education curriculum to grade 9-12 students.


Supports programs that support youth development and education, plus the arts and community development, including financial literacy.


Grants of $250 to $2,500 given through local Walmart and Sam's Club stores.


Grants are funded for projects and activities to enhance the health, education and welfare of children under the age of 21 years old in Oregon.


The Jackson Foundation is a broad purpose charitable fund that responds to requests deemed most appropriate to "promote the welfare of the public of the City of Portland or the State of Oregon, or both."


The National Society of High School Scholars provides three $1,000 grants to help defray costs of educational conference registration, travel, and accommodations. Eligibility: Any high school teacher or counselor currently employed at a public or private high school in the United States or internationally.


Provides funds up $20,000 for projects that benefit citizens in Umatilla, Union, Morrow, and Wallowa counties.


Strives to improve the academic success of students in K-12 classrooms in Oregon.

Funding Opportunities with Rolling Deadlines

Name Description
Adobe: ConnectED Offering creative tools and teacher professional development to Title I schools across the United States.
American Honda Foundation Supports youth education with a specific focus on STEM subjects.
Charles Lafitte Foundation Focuses on education initiatives that provide quality programs and equal access.
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation Supports programs that expand college and career readiness for youth; submit a letter of inquiry.
Coca-Cola Foundation Focuses on education, youth development and other community and civic initiatives.
Ford Foundation Provides grants in three broad areas: (1) advancing knowledge, creativity, and achievement, (2) reducing poverty and injustice, and (3) promoting democratic values.
Georgia-Pacific Foundation Focuses on education, environment, enrichment and entrepreneurship in the communities where employees live and work.
KeyBank Foundation Gives grants that provide students with opportunities to prepare for fulfilling careers through access to high quality education and support for their academic success.
M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust Provides grants for strategic projects including people, staff, equipment and technology for programs in the Northwest.
Oregon Humanities Support in response to timely issues or events. Awards of up to $1,000 are made on a rolling basis to nonprofit organizations and federally recognized tribes in Oregon.
Reiman Foundation Focuses giving on four main areas including education.
RGK Foundation Awards grants in the broad areas of education, community, and health/medicine.
Safeway Foundation Seeks to fund programs that align with its five priority areas including education.
Sony Corporation of America Funding to programs that support education and creative, artistic, technical, and scientific skills that are necessary for tomorrow’s workforce.
The Awesome Foundation Funds projects that challenge and expand our understanding of our individual and communal potentials and bringing communities together.
The Brown Foundation Distributes funds for public charitable purposes, principally for support, encouragement and assistance to education, the arts and community service.
The Bruce J. Heim Foundation Makes grants to organizations that help young people improve and develop their talents.
The Cruise Industry Charitable Foundation Encourages the creation and expansion of learning experiencing and opportunities at the primary, secondary, and higher education levels, particularly for minority and disadvantaged students.
The Global Fund for Children Accepts letters of inquiry from small, grassroots organizations with budgets of $200,000 or less that work directly with children and youth.
The Sunoco Foundation Focused on investing in projects that promote local education, workforce development, and make communities great places to live and work.
The Walmart Foundation Provides grants of many sizes focused on opportunity, sustainability and community.