Grants

  • Apply for NCTM's Mathematics Education Trust grants, scholarships, and awards. Funding ranges from $1,200 to $24,000 and is available to help math teachers, prospective teachers, and other math educators improve the teaching and learning of mathematics.
  • Grants, Scholarships, and Awards

     

    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015

    The NCTM Lifetime Achievement Award honors current members of NCTM who have exhibited a lifetime of achievement in mathematics education at the national level.

    Grades: Other initiatives
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015

    Scholarships of up to $2,000 are provided to classroom teachers to pursue courses to improve their mathematics content knowledge. 

    Grades: 9-12
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015
    Grants of up to $4,000 are provided to develop classroom materials or lessons connecting mathematics to other disciplines or careers.
    Grades: 9-12
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015
    Awards of up to $1,200 + conference registration are provided for travel and subsistence expenses to help support attendance at an NCTM annual or regional meeting by full-time undergraduate students ...
    Grades: Prospective Teachers
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015

    Grants of up to $6,000 are provided to support collaborative classroom-based action research in precollege mathematics education involving college or university mathematics educators.  

    Grades: PreK-5, 6-8
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015
    Grants with a maximum of $6,000 will be awarded to classroom teachers to improve their understanding of mathematics by completing course work in mathematics content.
    Grades: 6-8
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015
    Grants of up to $4,000 are awarded to classroom grades Pre-K–8 teachers to develop a project or activities that will enable students to better appreciate and understand some aspect of geometry that is consistent with the NCTM Principles and Standards.
    Grades: PreK-5, 6-8
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015

    Grants of up to $1,200 + meeting registration are provided for travel, subsistence expenses, and substitute teacher costs of NCTM members who  are classroom mathematics teachers in grades Pre-K–12 and have never attended an NCTM annual meeting.

    Grades: PreK-5, 6-8, 9-12
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015

    Scholarships of up to $2,000 are provided to classroom teachers to pursue courses to improve their mathematics content knowledge.

    Grades: PreK-5
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015
    Grants of up to $8,000 are provided to classroom teachers to incorporate middle school classroom materials or lessons that will improve the achievement of groups of students who have previous records of underachievement.
    Grades: 6-8
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015
    Grants of up to $3,000 are provided to classroom teachers currently working at the grades Pre-K–2 level for projects and activities that use music to teach mathematical skills and concepts.
    Grades: PreK-5
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015
    Grants with a maximum of $6,000 will be awarded to a teacher-leader in elementary school mathematics. The recipient will collaborate with other teachers to select specific mathematics content...
    Grades: PreK-5
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015
    Grants of up to $3,000 are provided to classroom teachers to incorporate creative use of materials to actively engage students in tasks and experiences designed...
    Grades: 6-8
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015

    Grants of up to $3,000 are provided to classroom teachers to improve their own professional competence as classroom teachers of mathematics.

    Grades: PreK-5
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015

    Scholarships of up to $2,000 are provided to classroom teachers working at the required grade level to pursue courses to improve their mathematics content knowledge. 

    Grades: 6-8
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015
    Grants of up to $6,000 are provided to support collaborative classroom-based action research in precollege mathematics education involving college or university mathematics educators.
    Grades: 6-8, 9-12
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015
    Grants of up to $3,000 are provided to classroom teachers to improve their own professional competence as classroom teachers of mathematics.
    Grades: 9-12
    Deadline: Nov 06, 2015
    Grants of up to $3,000 are provided to classroom teachers to improve their own professional competence as classroom teachers of mathematics.
    Grades: 6-8
    Deadline: May 04, 2015
    A program grant of up to $24,000 will be awarded to a classroom grades Pre-K–6 teacher seeking to improve his/her understanding and appreciation of mathematics by completing course work in school mathematics content and pedagogy working toward an advanced degree...
    Grades: PreK-5, 6-8
    Deadline: May 04, 2015

    Scholarships, up to $10,000, will be awarded to full-time college or university sophomores who are pursuing a career goal of becoming a certified teacher of secondary (grades 7–12) school mathematics. 

    Grades: Prospective Teachers
    Deadline: May 04, 2015

    Classroom teachers receive up to $4,000 for support of in-service programs.

    Grades: PreK-5
    Deadline: May 04, 2015
    Classroom teachers receive up to $4,000 for support of in-service programs.
    Grades: 9-12
    Deadline: May 04, 2015
    A scholarship, up to $3,000, will be awarded to a full-time college or university junior who is pursuing a career goal of becoming a certified teacher of middle (grades 6–8) school mathematics. 
    Grades: Prospective Teachers
    Deadline: May 04, 2015
    A scholarship with a maximum of $3,000 will be awarded to an individual currently teaching mathematics at the grades 6–12 level to complete credited course work in the history of mathematics...
    Grades: 6-8, 9-12
    Deadline: May 04, 2015
    Classroom teachers receive up to $4,000 for support of in-service programs.
    Grades: 6-8
    Deadline: May 04, 2015

    A grant with a maximum of $3,000 will be awarded for action research conducted as a collaborative by university faculty, preservice teacher(s), and classroom teacher(s) ...

    Grades: PreK-5, 6-8