OTHER FUNDING SOURCES - FOUNDATION & OTHER NON-GOVERNMENTAL GRANT PROGRAMS

Prudential Foundation Ready to Learn Program
The Prudential Foundation supports the following: 1. Education reform efforts that strengthen public education at the elementary school level. Within this framework, we will emphasize systemic school reform; improving the quality of teachers, principals and other school leaders, and arts education. 2. Early childhood care and education initiatives, with an emphasis on programs that support professional development for pre-kindergarten through third-grade teachers or create model classrooms. 3. Strategies to improve literacy that address professional development for teachers, family literacy programs or literacy in the early years.

Eligibility:not-for-profit organizations

Funding:Grants range from $25,000 to $1,000,000

Contact:The Prudential Foundation, 751 Broad Street, 15th Floor, Newark, NJ 07102-3777. Phone: (973) 802-4791; e-mail: community.resources@prudential.com.

Website: www.prudential.com/productsAndServices/0,1474,intPageID

Federal: No