VEA Wants to Fund Your Classroom Project!
Got an innovative idea you’ve been itching to try with your students but just don’t have the money to make happen? Your Union is ready to help you turn your creativity loose!
Plan out your idea and then apply for a VEA Mini-Grant in any amount up to $500. If you’re selected, you’ll be set to launch your idea to improve student learning. Projects should be student-centered, developmentally appropriate, and aligned with the curriculum. The VEA is proud to support member projects each year through the Mini-Grant program.
The application for the 2023-24 离析Mini-奖助金:
问题? 联系 Isabel Sullivan in VEA 教学 & 在isullivan@veanea学习.或800-552-9554，分机. 332.
The NEA Foundation offers competitive 学习 & 领导 and Student Achievement grants of up to $5,000 for a range of professional development and instructional improvement endeavors. Application deadlines vary by program.
A $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to a high school senior intending to pursue a career in education. Dependents of a VEA or a VEA-Retired member are eligible. Applications are now being accepted for 2023.
The NEA Foundation and the NEA offer a range of awards, including the following:
The NEA Foundation Award for 教学 Excellence
Awarded to a distinguished Association member for “professional practice, 对职业的倡导, 社区参与, leadership in professional development and attention to diversity.” Each affiliate of the NEA submits one candidate. Visit the NEA Foundation website for details.
The NEA’s division of Human and 公民权利 conducts an annual awards program honoring distinguished leaders in education and other settings. Descriptions of award categories are available here. For more, contact NEA 人权与公民权 at 202-822-7700.