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Education Grants



  • Foundation/Organization: Hearst Foundations

Type: Educational Grants


Location: Nationwide


Website: http://www.hearstfdn.org


Description: The Hearst Foundations are national philanthropic resources for organizations working in the fields of culture, education, health and social services. The Hearst Foundations identify and fund outstanding nonprofits to ensure that people of all backgrounds in the United States have the opportunity to build healthy, productive and inspiring lives.



  • Foundation/Organization: Children's Charity Foundation, Inc.

Location: Nationwide


Website: http://www.childrens...org/grants.html


Description: Children’s Charity Fund, INC. is a national organization dedicated to home bound disabled and handicapped children. We have expanded services because of public needs. As we grow and expand we hope to implement programs that the majority of people feel are most important.



  • Foundation/Organization: Christian Fund for the Disabled (CED)

Type: Disability and Education Grants


Location: Nationwide


Website: http://www.joniandfr...-fund-disabled/


Description: CFD is a modest grant program administered by Joni and Friends. CFD provides one-time grants to qualifying individuals in cooperation with (i.e., endorsement by) churches or Christian organizations. Requests must reflect a disability-related need.



  • Foundation/Organization: Community Foundation of the Dan River Region

Type: Autism Education Fund


Location: Nationwide


Website: http://danriverautis...education-fund/


Description: The purpose of the Autism Education Fund is to support autism education-related programs or organizations benefitting individuals, families, educators and the community. Grant proposals must align with the fund’s purpose in order to be considered. See site for information about the fund's purpose and who should apply. For Community Organizations and Non/For Profit Organizations.



  • Foundation/Organization: Organization for Autism Research (OAR)

Type: The Schwallie Family Scholarship


Location: Nationwide


Website: http://www.researcha...scholarship.asp


Description: The Organization for Autism Research (OAR) introduced the Schwallie Family Scholarship Program to support the post-secondary, undergraduate education of qualified individuals with an autism spectrum diagnosis. For Students


  • Foundation/Organization: Organization for Autism Research (OAR)

Type: Lisa Higgins Hussman Scholarship Program


Location: Nationwide


Website: http://www.researcha...scholarship.asp


Description: OAR is pleased to announce that an expansion of the scholarship program to benefit students with more severe autism diagnoses by establishing the Lisa Higgins Hussman Scholarship Program. The scholarship will be awarded to post-secondary, undergraduate individuals with severe ASD. For Students.



  • Foundation/Organization: The Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Foundation

Type: Education Grants


Location: Nationwide


Website: http://www.thetowerf...m/WhatWeFund/IDDescription: Grants will be awarded to projects that show the greatest promise of advancing the goal of young people with intellectual disabilities becoming engaged in meaningful social, vocational, and educational pursuits.



We continue to add to this list as we find more grants so please check back often.