Resources for Schools

We want to make our residencies, workshops, and student matinees accessible to all schools and students. Below is a list of grants and funds specifically for teachers and schools to help you enjoy all that BACT has to offer.

  • Crayola Creative Leadership Grants: Grants of up to $2500 and $1000 worth of Crayola supplies for schools
  • Dollar General Youth Literacy Grants: Grants of up to $4000 for schools and nonprofits to implement or expand literacy programs.
  • Kinder Morgan Foundation Grants: Grants between $1000 and $5000 for public schools and nonprofit organizations to provide academic and arts education programs. Applications are due the 10th of every other month.
  • Philanthropic Ventures Foundation Arts Resource Grants: Grants for public schools in the Peninsula region to boost arts education programs.
  • Sears Holdings Monetary Donations: Monetary donations supporting educational and youth programs to inspire, mentor and help students develop and grow.
  • State Farm Good Neighbor Grants: Grants to educational institutions for professional development for teachers and our to prepare students for success.
  • Target Field Trip Grants: Grants of up to $700 to pay for expenses related to school field trips between January and June of 2019. Applications will be accepted between Aug 1 and Sep 30, 2018.
  • The NEA Foundation Grants for Educators: Grants of up to $5000 for educational institutions. Applications are due either Oct 15, Feb 1, or Jun 1.
    • Student Achievement Grants (for educational experiences for students)
    • Learning and Leadership Grants (for professional development for teachers)
  • Walmart Community Grant Program: Grants between $250 and $5000 for schools and nonprofit organizations to provide access to arts and culture for low-income individuals or to provide after school enrichment. Applications are due by Dec 31, 2018.
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