Date Name Description

Supports nonprofit organizations that are proposing start-up projects in the fields of music, education, and grassroots organizing.


Funding for academic enrichment that maximizes innovation and results in classrooms and education departments as well as teacher development grants for increasing the effectiveness of individual educators and small teams of teachers.


Funding up to $1,000 for classroom activities that use the basic tenets of place-based education. Open to any certified teacher who is employed in a rural public school located in the United States.


Seeks to foster children's literacy by providing grants to school libraries throughout the United States serving disadvantaged youth.


$2,000 award for educators’ projects that are innovative, creative, and make a positive influence on the children they teach.


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.


Accepts grant requests from civic, cultural, educational, and health and human services organizations in the communities where they are based, including Northwest Oregon.


Oregon schools may apply for matching funds up to $750/visit for school field trips to college campuses and college fairs from Oregon GEAR UP. Funds may be used for transportation, substitutes for teachers attending the field trip, meals, or other expenses. Schools will be reimbursed after the visit. Funds are first-come, first-served. Current GEAR UP Schools may not apply for college visit funds.


Grants up to $10,000 with an emphasis on education, community service, cultural and youth activities. The June 1 deadline is for Crook, Deschutes, Hood River, Jefferson, Lake, Klamath, Sherman & Wasco Counties.


Donates books to literacy programs in small and rural low-income communities.


Honors teachers who have demonstrated their capacity to change the outcome of students’ lives and communities where they teach.


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.


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


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


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


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


The Community Grants Program supports projects that address one of four primary funding priorities including educational opportunities and achievement.


Schools can apply to receive $500 grants to implement the tenets of "From Failure to Promise: An Uncommon Path to Professoriate" by Dr. C. Moorer.


Supports nonprofit organizations and educational institutions nationwide that address the areas of youth and scientific education, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, the environment, job training, and literacy.

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.