Grant Name: After School Grants Project
Funded by: RBC Foundation USA
Description: The RBC After-School Grants Project offers funding to programs that provide a range of structured, supervised activities for K-12 students in the critical hours after the school day ends. The After-School Grants Project focuses on programs that: Improve academic achievement of students; Increase students’ self-esteem through skill development activities rather than free play time; Reinforce basic social skills such as cooperation, team-building and conflict resolution to help youth begin to develop workplace competencies; Focus on activities such as mentoring, tutoring, literacy education, music and art lessons, computer instruction and homework help; Encourage and develop partnerships between home, schools and the community; Are financially accessible with no or very low participation fees; Provide a safe environment; and Assist at-risk or underserved communities.
Program Areas: After-School, Arts, At-Risk/Character, Community Involvement/Volunteerism, Early Childhood, General Education, Health/PE, Math, Reading, Science/Environmental, Social Studies.
Recipients: Public School, Other.
Proposal Deadline: 2/26/2016
Proposal Deadline Description: February 26 and July 15
Total Amount: $2,000,000.00
Average Amount: $1,000.00 – $15,000.00
Address: 60 S. 6th St., M.S. P20 Minneapolis, MN United States 55402-4422