Gates Family Foundation COVID-19 Education Innovation Fund
Deadline: 6/1/2020, 6/15/2020, 7/1/2020, 7/15/2020
Amount: $1,000–$50,000
The program is a K-12 initiative dedicated to supporting innovation in learning and provide support via:
  1. “Learning dollars” for families facing economic hardship to expand access to summer learning. If you are a Colorado family interested in applying for this resource, please visit RESCHOOL’s website here.
  2. Funding for locally-driven efforts to design and test new models of learning.
  3. Funding to districts and others to develop strategies that address the systemic disruption of school and district operations due to COVID-19 for the summer and 2020-21 school year.
Individuals as well as formal or informal teams of people can apply for these opportunities. Eligible applicants include educators, school leaders, out-of-school/summer learning providers, families, school networks (district or charter schools), nonprofit organizations, superintendents, boards of education, or others partnering with districts, parents, entrepreneurs, and students.