Investing in Innovation Fund – Validation & Scale-Up Student Achievement Program Grants

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Subject: Education, Graduation Rates, Education Practices
Deadline: Aug. 4, 2015

"The purpose of this U.S. Department of Education program is to provide grants to expand the implementation of, and investment in, innovative practices that have an impact on improving student achievement or student growth, closing achievement gaps, decreasing dropout rates, increasing high school graduation rates, or increasing college enrollment and completion rates. Validation grants provide funding to support expansion of projects supported by moderate evidence of effectiveness to the national level. Scale-up grants provide funding to support expansion of projects supported by strong evidence of effectiveness to the national level."

Funder: U.S. Department of Education
Eligibility: Local educational agencies; nonprofit organizations in partnership with one or more local educational agencies; or a consortium of schools.
Amount: Validation: Up to $12,000,000  |  Scale-Up: Up to $20,000,000
Contact: Link. (Validation)  |  Link. (Scale-Up)