Grant Opportunity - Lowe's Charitable and Education Foundation - $2K - $100K - Due Oct. 15, 2014 (Education grants) or May 30, 2014 (Community Partners grants)

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    Funding Range: $2K - $100K.  Most grants are between $2K and $5K. 

    Deadlines:

    • Education grants - October 15, 2014
    • Community Partner grants - May 30, 2014

    For more information: Link to website

     

     

    Thank you for your interest in Lowe’s grant programs. Lowe’s and the Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation focus giving efforts on public education and community improvement projects. We have two grant programs, Lowe’s Toolbox for Education® and Lowe’s Community Partners. To find out if you qualify and learn if your project is eligible, please click here for grant guidelines

     


    Lowe’s Toolbox for Education® Grants

    Through our support for public education, we’re closing the funding gap facing many schools today. Each year Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grants

    program contributes more than $5 million to fund improvements at public schools in the United States.

     

      Projects should fall into one of the following categories: technology upgrades, tools for STEM programs, facility renovations and safety improvements. Grant requests can range from $2,000 to $100,000. A large majority of grants will be given in the $2,000 to $5,000 range. Most larger projects fall between $10,000 and $25,000. Critical need projects over $25,000 will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

     

      The fall application cycle will run August 1 – October 15, 2014.

     

     

    The fall application cycle will open on August 1, 2014. 

     

    Applicants will be notified within approximately 90 days of the deadline.

     

     

     

     

     


    Lowe’s Community Partners Grants

    Lowe’s Community Partners grant program helps build better communities by providing monetary assistance to non-profit organizations and municipalities looking for support of high-need projects such as: building renovations/upgrades, grounds improvements, technology upgrades as well as safety improvements.

     

      Grants range from $5,000 to $100,000, with most projects falling between $10,000 and $25,000. Our Lowe’s Heroes employee volunteer program is another opportunity for support, which Lowe’s can provide to some grant recipients to help supplement the labor of projects. We encourage applicants to speak to their local store manager to see if this is a possibility before applying.

     

     

      The spring application cycle will run March 31 — May 30, 2014.

     

      The summer application cycle will run June 30 — Aug. 29, 2014.



    Support for Community Improvement Projects

    Lowe's Charitable and Educational Foundation: Community Partners

    The Lowe's Charitable and Educational Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in the communities where Lowe's operates stores and distribution centers throughout the United States. The Foundation’s Community Partners grant program supports nonprofit organizations and local municipalities undertaking high-need projects such as building renovations/upgrades, grounds improvements, technology upgrades, and safety improvements. Most grants range from $10,000 to $25,000. The application deadline for the spring funding cycle is May 30, 2014; the summer funding cycle will be open from June 30 to August 29, 2014. Visit the company’s website to learn more about the program.