Grant Name: Big Help Grants
Funded by: NEA Foundation and Nickelodeon
Description: The NEA Foundation – Nickelodeon Big Help Grants are available in the form of Student Achievement grants to K-8 public school educators. The Big Help Grants program is dedicated to the development and implementation of ideas, techniques, and approaches for addressing four key concerns – environmental awareness, health and wellness, students’ right to a quality public education, and active community involvement. The grants target these four concerns as areas of great promise in helping develop a sense of global awareness in 21st century students that will encourage and enable them to make a difference in their world. Both the NEA Foundation and Nickelodeon are strongly committed to supporting the development of these skills and attributes for America’s students.
Program Areas: General Education, Math, Reading, Science/Environment, Social Studies
Recipients: Public School, Private/Charter School
Proposal Deadline: 6/1/11
Average Amount: $5,000.00
Availability: All States