Education is GAR Foundation’s highest funding priority. GAR Foundation funds high-quality, evidence-based programs which support children, families and professionals across the Cradle-to-Career educational continuum.

 

EDUCATION GRANT PRIORITIES:

  • Ready to Learn: Support programs that engage families and providers to support positive outcomes in preparing children to be ready to learn.
  • Assure Third Grade Literacy Proficiency: Support programs or initiatives that put learners on track for reading proficiency by the end of the third grade.
  • Assure Eighth Grade Math Proficiency: Support programs utilizing interdisciplinary, project-based learning that promote math proficiency by the end of the eighth grade.
  • Support College and Career-Ready High School Graduation: Support programs that increase the percentage of students  completing high school. Increase the number of students who continue on to post-secondary education.
  • Improve Retention and Completion of Post-Secondary Education: Support efforts that help students to succeed in post-secondary educational programs.

 

RECENTLY AWARDED EDUCATION GRANTS:

See all Recently Awarded Grants.

 

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