Funding Opportunities – Thanks America’s Promise!

Funding Opportunities

The following grants and funding opportunities are currently accepting applicants. These grants are not offered through America’s Promise Alliance, but they each relate to the Five Promises. If you have questions about these opportunities, please follow the links provided in each item.

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April 25 webinar to explore data and research from 2012 Grad Nation report

The national high school graduation rate increased from 72.6 percent in 2002 to 75.5 percent in 2009, according to the 2012 update to the Building a Grad Nation report from Civic Enterprises, the Everyone Graduates Center, America’s Promise Alliance, and the Alliance for Excellent Education. On April 25 from 2-3pm ET, report authors Robert Balfanz of the Everyone Graduates Center and John Bridgeland of Civic Enterprises will conduct an in-depth webinar on the data and research from the report. more

Grad Nation Summit – America’s Promise

IN 2007 the living U.S. presidents convened in Philadelphia to bring focus to youth in the country. Since 2007 America’s Promise has provided resources to ensure that all youth grow up educated and ready to contribute to their community.

This week marks the Grad Nation Summit in D.C. With a focus on high school completion, this event will again bring focus to our youth… what’s working and what is left to be done!

Check out opportunities to watch a live conference feed and see Summit resources!
http://www.americaspromise.org/summit.