Grant for Teachers

Instructor: Meghan Cooney
Looking to improve your classroom but short on resources? wants to help you advance student learning and outcomes by granting you $1,000 towards your classroom!

Teacher with students

At, we understand that teachers operate on a tight budget of both time and money. A National Teacher and Principal Survey found that over 90% of teachers spend their own money on classroom supplies without reimbursement, at an average cost of $479!

Our mission is to make education accessible, and that starts with teachers like you. Fill out an application to receive a $1,000 grant to put towards supplies, curriculum development, or projects that will make a positive impact on your students! Plus, you will gain access to's wealth of teacher resources and classroom materials with a free annual Teacher Edition membership!

Apply Now for the Grant for Teachers!

Grant Details:

  • Amount: $1,000
  • 12 months Free Access
  • Deadline: September 1, 2019
  • Awarded Once Annually

Selection & Eligibility Criteria awards one teacher grant per school year. The next deadline for applications is September 1, 2019. There will be one winner per submission cycle.

All full-time teachers seeking funds for their classroom are encouraged to apply! The application process is completely online. Selection will be based on the eligibility criteria below as well as free responses submitted by applicants. Financial need will not be considered.

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident.
  • Must consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on if notified as the award winner by the selection committee.
  • Must be an active, full-time preschool to 12th grade teacher who spends at least 50% of your timetabled hours providing direct instruction to students.
  • Funds must be applied to materials or programs that will directly benefit student learning and outcomes.
  • Funds may not be applied to student loans or personal needs.

Grant Provider & Conditions

The teacher grant award is provided by

The winner will be notified following the deadline, and the award will be sent directly to the recipient by check to the permanent mailing address noted in the application.

Grant winners will be issued an IRS form 1099 (or the equivalent). This will require contest winners to provide with certain personal information prior to receipt of their winnings.

Read the full terms and conditions.

About for Teachers

STEM project's Teacher Edition membership helps you simplify and accelerate your teaching. Our short video lessons help students master difficult concepts from subjects like math, science, English, history, and more. With over 25,000 videos to choose from, teachers are sure to find a lesson that covers exactly what is being covered in class.

Need to save time creating and grading assignments?'s Virtual Classrooms tool allows you to create classrooms with your students, send lessons and quizzes as assignments, and track grades automatically. Students create free accounts to access teacher-assigned content, including the quiz that is associated with every video lesson.

Further, offers thousands of lesson plans, activities, games, labs, and more that teachers can print and use in the classroom. If you're crunched for time, has exactly what you need to prepare for class and save time on planning!

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