American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (AAFCS)


"Taking It to the Streets" Grant Challenge

The "Taking It to the Streets" Leadership Team wants you to be involved in our efforts to address the economy's impact on families and other critical FCS issues as a profession!  We now challenge you to look at the list of grants below and apply for funding based on what you are ALREADY doing in your classrooms.

Apply for grants for your class or club.  Be sure to get publicity and keep track of your work and numbers involved for our year-end report.

GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

THE FINANCIAL EDUCATION FOR COLLEGE ACCESS AND SUCCESS PROGRAM
FDA Number: 84.215W
Program Type: Discretionary/Competitive Grants

http://www2.ed.gov/programs/financialeducation/index.html

Will support State-led efforts to develop, implement, and evaluate the effectiveness of personal finance instructional materials and corresponding teacher training with the express purpose of providing with knowledge and skills to make sound financial aid and other personal finance decisions, particularly in relation to obtaining access to, persisting in, and completing postsecondary education.