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Knight Community Information Challenge Question

This page provides a response from a Knight Foundation Program Director to a question about community foundations with few unrestricted funds.
Define Your Project

Before you apply for a grant, you need to complete one critical first step.
New Funding Opportunity: D.C. Public Schools Effective Teaching Video Project

The D.C. Public Education Fund is soliciting applications from video producers to create a video library for teachers that will allow teachers to see what effective teaching looks like.
New Funding Opportunity from the Greater New Orleans Foundation: Gulf Coast Oil Spill Fund

The Greater New Orleans Foundation is calling for proposals from organizations working on developing longer-term strategies for the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.
Community Colleges as a Policy Priority and Funding Trend

President Obama recently announced an emphasis on community colleges. This new policy priority has already led to new funding opportunities and may continue to do so.
Project VoiceScape Funding Opportunity for PBS Member Stations

PBS Member Stations can apply for funding from this project to work with schools and other organizations to promote youth-created media.
U.S. Department of Education Announces Safe and Supportive Schools Recipients

The Department of Education announced the state departments of education that received Safe and Supportive Schools grants.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announces grant recipients

The Department of Health announced the recipients of its Communities Putting Prevention to Work program.
U.S. Department of Education announces Teacher Incentive Fund grant recipients

The Department of Education announced the recipients of its Teacher Incentive Fund.
U.S. Department of Education announces Promise Neighborhoods planning grant recipients

The Department of Education announced the recipients of its Promise Neighborhoods grant program.


The Grant Center Announces a 2017-2018 Webinar Series on Evaluation
Learn more and register for our three-part evaluation webinar series.
Through the Looking Glass: Distribution and Reflections
Date and time TBA. The final webinar in our evaluation series will help attendees understand how to communicate their impact to potential funders.


Read the Grant Center's October 2017 newsletter.
Read the Grant Center's September 2017 newsletter.