Good Neighbor Student Achievement Grants

May 29, 2013       The NonProfit Times      

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Youth Service America (YSA) is teaming up with State Farm to distribute grants to organizations that are looking to enhance student achievement through service-learning in K-12 public schools in all fifty US states, the District of Columbia, and in the Canadian provinces of Ontario, New Brunswick, and Alberta.

Each grant is worth $1,500 and engages participating teachers and students in a service and learning program that promotes academic achievement, 21st Century student outcomes, and stronger communities. The State Farm Good Neighbor Student Achievement Grant requires a 14+ week Semester of Service™ starting in the Fall, 2013 and ending on Global Youth Service Day, (April 11-13, 2014).

Agency(s):

Youth Service America

Closing Date(s):

June 23, 2013

Roll Off Date:

20130623

More Info URL:

http://www.ysa.org/goodneighbor

Eligible Organizations:

Eligible organizations must work with K-12 public schools in the United States, District of Colombia, and the Canadian Provinces of Ontario, New Brunswick, and Alberta, are eligible to apply for the grant. YSA is conducting regional trainings that are a component of the grant in the following cities: Baltimore, Miami, Chicago, Las Vegas, and Houston.