I have been writing grants for many years and have advised many more grants for their technology budgets and equipment. I hope to keep finding and getting grants for my schools and research but grants are getting much harder these days!
1998 – Appalachian Regional Commission – $12,000 for training workshops on Windows NT & Novell servers
1999-2007 – FCC Universal Service Fund E-Rate Program – Awards to date total over $250,000 to provide discounts on local and long distance phone service, Internet Access, Internet Data Lines and cellular service
1999-2006 – SchoolNet Plus Program – Awarded over $70,000 for classroom computer upgrades
2000-2007 – ONENet Program – Awards over $80,000 for Internet Data Lines
2000 – SchoolNet Raising the Bar (TLCF) – $150,000 for multimedia integration into teaching and designing environmental awareness curriculum
2000 – SchoolNet IVDL – Distance Learning Grant – $65,000 for creating a video distance learning lab, teaching and offering course for other schools and virtual field trips and video communications
2001 – SchoolNet ASSIST – Student Technician Program – $8,550 to showcase best practices in developing a student technician program. Models for districts to create their own local program were developed.
2003 School OETSMG – Technology Management Grant – $15,000 for creating a technology management solution to include asset management, helpdesk and total cost of ownership
2003 Aerospace Education Foundation – Civil Air Patrol Grant – $250 for field trips targeted at CAP cadets expanding their aerospace education knowledge
2003 Aerospace Education Foundation – Civil Air Patrol Educator Grant – $250 for Aerospace Week held at Garaway Local Schools. Grant targeted for teachers who are also CAP members to further aerospace education in schools
2004 ACCESS Grant – Ohio Dept. of Education Special Education Grant – $30,000 for developing universal design curriculum units for special education students and other students to utilize instructional technology to improve their grades and test scores.
2006 Library Automation Grant $15,000 – Ohio Library Grant to automate Strasburg Local School’s library card catalog.
2007 Rosenberry Foundation Grant – $19,900 – Miller Ave Elementary Wireless Laptop Lab project
2010 State Farm – $15,000 – Create community resource web site for Indiana Dropout Prevention Program
2011 ISU Graduate Student Association Research Grant – $250 – Student Reactions to Using Digital Textbooks
2011 State Farm – $25,000 – Create community resource web site for Indiana Dropout Prevention Program
2012 Indiana State University – $5000 – Pilot project for distance education program for student teaching in diverse experiences.
2012 Indiana Commission for Higher Education – $451,762 – Enhancing Disciplinary Literacy Using Technology and Assessment
2014 Ohio Department of Education – $14,999,128 – Ohio Appalachian Collaborative Personalized Learning Network. Multi-district grant to train high school teachers to instruct college-level courses and provides students with an expanded course catalog and an opportunity to earn both high school and college credit through dual enrollment.