SPARK Sample Text for Grant Writers Sample SPARK text to include in your grant proposal, including Programs and Components, Research and Dissemination, SPARK Results, Honors and more.
Key Elements of A Standard Grant Proposal Make sure to include the key elements on this checklist in your next proposal!
Grant Tips Read these tips before completing your request!
Grant Proposal.com An excellent site for learning the art of grant writing; includes tips, advice from funding providers, sample inquiry letters, FAQ's, and other helpful resources for the grant writer.
Alliance for a Healthier Generation Join the Healthy Schools Program and receive free access to resources, grant lists, and helpful information for making your school a healthier place to teach and learn.
Let's Move! Active Schools When you sign up to be a school champion you'll get access to a team of specialists available to provide technical assistance. You'll also receive access to hundreds of support materials to help transform your school into an Active School, including grants. SPARK is proud to be an official Supporting Organization of Let's Move! Active Schools - make sure to indicate SPARK as the referring source when you sign up!
The Foundation Center Supports philanthropy by promoting public understanding of the field and helping grantseekers succeed; provides education and training on the grantseeking process and various funding tools.
Fundsnet Provides a comprehensive directory of foundations, current RFPs, grants, fundraising ideas and grant writing resources.
GrantsAlert.com Provides free, easy-to-use grant data to help schools staff find and secure the local, state, federal, corporate and private resources that are available to help them educate our children.
US Department of Education Ed.gov lists federal funding opportunities and award information.
AfterSchool.gov is a one-stop website connecting the public, and particularly afterschool providers, to federal resources that support children and youth during out-of-school time.
American Diabetes Association School Walk for Diabetes Sign-up for School Walk and join the movement to Stop Diabetes! Funds raised will support the American Diabetes Association’s mission to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. By raising $1,000 or more you will receive a certificate for SPARK curriculum/materials and physical education equipment. Learn More.
Fire up Your Feet Fundraising helps your school, PTA group, and family get moving and raise money to create an active, healthy school! Healthy fundraising is the best way for kids and parents to do fun activities together, be healthy, and raise money to make a big difference for your own school. You can raise funds to support all kinds of resources for your school such as recess and physical education equipment, bike racks, and salad bars.
Creative Fundraising for Schools, Sports, and Clubs Fundraising tips provided by Shasta County Public Health to keep your fundraising healthy, active and fun!
Top 10 Fresh, Fun Ideas for Healthy School Fundraising Discover what other schools have done to have successful healthy fundraisers.
Fundraising Ideas & Products Center This is lists a variety of fundraising ideas, tips, resources, and offers a free fundraising newsletter. The lists include a large selection of free, non-commercial, do-it-yourself fundraising ideas to supplement your fund raising program.