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DonorsChoose makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Public school teachers from every corner of America create classroom project requests, and donors can give any amount to the project that inspires them.

To get started:
1. Simply visit and follow the prompts.
2. You’ll need to select Kaplan Early Learning Company as the vendor and search for Letters alive, Math alive, or Learning alive.

Grant Applications:

Dollar General Youth Literacy
Youth Literacy Grants provide funding to schools, public libraries, and nonprofit organizations to help students who are below grade level or experiencing difficulty reading. Grant funding is provided to assist in the following areas:

Implementing new or expanding existing literacy programs
Purchasing new technology or equipment to support literacy initiatives
Purchasing books, materials or software for literacy programs
Deadline to apply: May 18, 2017 (11:00 p.m. CST)
Grant Announcement: September 7, 2017
Maximum Grant Amount: $4,000

Click here to apply for a 2017 Youth Literacy Grant.

Dollar General Summer Reading
Summer Reading Grants provide funding to local nonprofit organizations and libraries to help with the implementation or expansion of summer reading programs. Programs must target Pre-K through 12th grade students who are below grade level readers or readers with learning disabilities.

Deadline to apply: February 23, 2017 (11:00 p.m. CST)
Grant Announcement: May 11, 2017
Maximum Grant Amount: $3,000

Click here to apply for a 2017 Summer Reading Grant.

Grant Writing Assistance:

Select a button below to download the proper document that may assist you with writing your request. Feel free to use as much or as little of the text as you like to serve your particular purpose.

Download Letters Alive Grant Request >

Download Math Alive Grant Request >

Download Learning Alive Grant Request >

Here is a list of grant opportunities that are a good fit for our products:

Federal, State, & Local funding >

We’ve also gathered this great list of tutorials that can make Grant Requests a breeze:

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How to Know When to Ask for a Grant >

Grant Seeking Timeline >

4 Ways to Broaden Your Search >

If you need professional assistance from someone who knows our products, please contact Susan Bacon at Palmetto Grants.