2014 Grant Report

K-12 Education Grants: $202,461,214

K-12 Education  
Shape Public Policy 80,054,239
Create Quality Schools 75,690,861
Improve Existing Schools 22,575,067
Research and Evaluation 2,532,473
K-12 Education Subtotal $180,852,640
Other education-related grants 21,608,574
K-12 Education Total $202,461,214

 

Shape Public Policy  
50CAN, Inc. 2,500,000
Academic Development Institute, Inc. 100,000
Agudath Israel of America, Inc. 400,000
Alliance for Choice in Education 25,000
Alliance for School Choice, Inc. 3,515,000
American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research 121,900
Arete Scholars Fund, Inc. 79,290
Arizona Charter Schools Association 400,000
Arizona School Choice Administration Corporation 100,000
Aspen Institute, Inc. 250,000
Association of American Educators Foundation 621,800
Association of Missouri Charter Schools 225,000
Barry Goldwater Institute for Public Policy Research 150,000
Beacon Center of Tennessee 50,000
Bellwether Education Partners (DC Partner) 609,180
Bellwether Education Partners, Inc. 495,091
Black Alliance for Educational Options, Inc. 3,459,000
Bronx River Alliance 10,000
Brookings Institution 237,167
California Charter Schools Association 3,500,000
Center for Education Reform 200,000
Charter School Partners 200,000
Colorado League of Charter Schools 350,000
Colorado Nonprofit Development Center 230,687
Colorado Succeeds 650,000
Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, Inc. 50,000
Data Quality Campaign 250,000
Echoing Green 321,529
EdFuel 453,456
Editorial Projects in Education, Inc. 250,000
Education Reform Now, Inc. 2,426,500
Education Trust, Inc. 770,373
Education Trust-West 162,500
Education Writers Association 250,000
Educators for Excellence 825,000
EdVoice Institute for Research and Education 229,000
Excellent Schools Detroit 865,000
Expectations Project, Inc. 175,000
Families Empowered 272,540
Families for Excellent Schools, Inc. 5,000,000
Florida Charter School Alliance, Inc. 400,000
Foundation for Excellence in Education, Inc. 3,000,000
Franklin Center for Government and Public Integrity 205,000
Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice, Inc. 624,500
Friends of Choice in Urban Schools 675,937
George W. Bush Foundation 103,000
Georgia Charter Schools Association Inc. 950,000
Grantmakers for Education 60,000
Great Oakland Public Schools Leadership Center 250,000
GreatSchools Inc. 2,500,000
Heritage Foundation 150,000
Hispanic Council for Reform and Educational Options 184,000
Hispanics for School Choice Educational Trust Fund 210,000
Illinois Network of Charter Schools 892,046
Independence Institute 125,000
Innovate Public Schools 375,000
Institute For Justice 500,000
Institute for Quality Education, Inc. 350,000
James Madison Institute for Public Policy Studies, Inc. 125,000
KIPP Foundation 300,000
LA Voice 175,000
LA's Promise 100,000
Low Income Investment Fund 70,000
Manhattan Institute for Policy Research, Inc. 121,533
MAPSA - Michigan Association of Public School Academies 467,172
Marquette University 299,000
Massachusetts Charter Public School Association, Inc. 750,000
Metro IAF, Inc. 305,000
Milwaukee Charter School Advocates 87,611
Mind Trust, Inc. 500,000
Minneapolis Foundation 60,000
Mississippi First 150,000
National Alliance for Public Charter Schools 1,000,000
National Association of Charter School Authorizers 167,580
National Conference of State Legislatures 227,000
National Council on Teacher Quality 75,000
National Public Radio, Inc. 342,758
New Jersey Charter Public Schools Association 726,138
New Schools for New Orleans Inc. 300,000
New Teacher Project, Inc. 2,531,625
Newark Charter School Fund 1,875,000
NewSchools Venture Fund NSVF 2,068,014
North American Council for Online Learning 75,000
Northeast Charter Schools Network, Inc. 125,000
Northwestern University Settlement 150,000
Nova Southeastern University, Inc. 25,000
Oakland Community Organizations, Inc. 200,000
Ohio Alliance of Public Charter Schools 400,000
OneOC 150,000
Orleans Public Education Network 30,000
Pacific Research Institute for Public Policy 200,000
Parent Revolution, Inc. 1,067,324
Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina Inc. 600,000
Partnership for Educational Justice, Inc. 50,000
Partnership for Los Angeles Schools 250,000
Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools 239,400
People Acting in Community Together, Inc. 250,000
Philadelphia Schools Project a/k/a Philadelphia Schools Partnership 200,000
Philanthropy Roundtable 150,000
President and Fellows of Harvard College 2,158,246
Results in Education Foundation 250,000
Rhode Island Mayoral Academies 750,000
School Choice Ohio 399,667
School Choice Wisconsin Inc. 400,000
Social & Environmental Entrepreneurs SEE Inc. 75,000
St. Marcus Lutheran School 100,000
Stand for Children Leadership Center 150,000
Stand for Children Leadership Center (Louisiana affiliate) 200,000
Stand Up 525,000
State Policy Network 135,000
Step Up for Students, Inc. 300,000
Students First Foundation 1,250,000
Students for Education Reform 300,000
StudentsFirst Institute 3,049,485
Success Academy Charter Schools 1,500,000
Teach for America (National) 2,430,000
Teach Plus Incorporated 250,000
Tennessee Charter School Center 750,000
Texas Charter Schools Association 545,456
The Atlantic Monthly Group, Inc. 550,000
The New York Times 150,000
The Third Way Foundation, Inc. 250,000
Thomas B. Fordham Institute 742,050
Together Colorado 200,000
Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York 688,400
United Negro College Fund, Inc. 105,000
United Way of Greater Los Angeles 350,000
University of Notre Dame 380,785
Urban League of Greater New Orleans Co, Inc. 700,000
Washington State Charter Schools Association 832,000
Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty, Inc. 268,500
Shape Public Policy Total $80,054,239
   
Create Quality Schools  
4.0 Schools 950,000
Academic Performance Excellence Academy 250,000
Academy of Mathematics and Science South 250,000
Accelerate Institute 350,000
ACE Middle Charter School 250,000
Achievement First, Inc. 350,000
Advantage Charter Academy 250,000
Alpha Middle School 2 250,000
Animo Avalon Charter Middle School 250,000
Animo Charter Middle School #1 250,000
ARISE Academy 500,000
Arizona Charter Schools Association 250,000
Ashley Elementary School 250,000
Bdote Learning Center 220,000
Beekman Charter School 250,000
Brighter Choice Foundation, Inc. 600,000
Building Excellent Schools, Inc 9,586,991
Building Hope 200,000
Capitol High School 250,000
Carpe Diem - Campus #2 250,000
CASA Academy 220,000
Charter Fund - d/b/a CSGF Tennessee 1,000,000
Charter Fund, Inc. 8,138,000
Charter Schools Development Corporation 3,200,000
Children's Scholarship Fund 7,487,000
Christel House DORS West 250,000
City Charter Elementary School 250,000
Clemente Charter School 250,000
Create Academy 30,000
Cristo Rey Network 1,290,000
DCIS at Fairmont 250,000
Detroit Achievement Academy 250,000
Educational Enterprises, Inc. 1,271,658
Elgin Charter School Initiative 30,000
Epic Charter School 250,000
e-STEM Public Charter Schools, Inc. 49,159
Everest Value School 250,000
Excellent Education Development, Inc. 1,750,000
Excellent Schools Detroit 359,825
Foundations College Prep 250,000
Francis Marion Academy 250,000
Global Education Academy #2 250,000
Green Dot Public Schools Tennessee 250,000
Hiawatha Academies 243,210
High Tech High Graduate School of Education 414,200
Highland Community School 91,790
Hirsch Academy - A Challenge Foundation Academy 250,000
IFF 176,541
Impact Charter Elementary School 250,000
Indianapolis Academy of Excellence 220,000
Institute for Innovators Charter School 30,000
Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy 220,000
KIPP Foundation 8,454,000
Lashon Academy 250,000
Libertas School 250,000
LISA Academy 250,000
Local Initiatives Support Corporation 3,877,762
Los Angeles Leadership Primary Academy 250,000
Louisiana Key Academy 250,000
Loyola Marymount University 35,500
Match School Foundation Inc. 150,000
Milwaukee College Prep 333,333
National Leadership Roundtable on Church Management, Inc. 300,000
Nativity Jesuit Middle School 125,000
New Legacy Charter High School 250,000
New Paradigm College Prep 220,000
New Teacher Project, Inc. 200,000
NewSchools Venture Fund NSVF 537,500
Northshore Charter School 250,000
Optimist Charter School 250,000
Pacific Charter School Development, Inc. 3,070,000
Pathways Community Charter School 250,000
Public Policy Charter School 250,000
PUC Community Charter Elementary School 250,000
PUC Inspire Charter Academy 250,000
REACH Charter School 250,000
Relay Graduate School of Education 1,500,000
Rise Up Community School 250,000
Rockbridge Montessori School 30,000
Rocky Mountain Prep 2 250,000
Roots Elementary 250,000
San Antonio Area Foundation 1,500,000
Schools That Can Milwaukee, Inc. 850,000
Self Development Academy-Phoenix 30,000
St. Marcus Lutheran School 329,640
STRIVE Collegiate Academy 250,000
Student Empowerment Academy 250,000
Success Academy Charter Schools 501,660
SySTEM Schools 220,000
Tamarack Waldorf School 375,000
TEACH Tech Charter High School 250,000
Tennessee Charter School Center 614,092
Tesfa International School 250,000
The Achievement Network, LTD 75,000
The Excel Center 250,000
The Kindezi School, Inc. 30,000
United Community Center, Inc. 89,000
University of Notre Dame 500,000
University of Southern California 500,000
Village Charter Academy 250,000
Western School of Science and Technology, Inc. 250,000
Willow Charter Academy 250,000
Yale University 15,000
Create Quality Schools Total $75,690,861
   
Improve Existing Schools  
Breakthrough Collaborative, Inc. 300,000
California Charter Schools Association 1,110,000
Center for Better Schools 418,000
Center for Urban Teaching, Inc. 450,000
Charter Board Partners 400,000
DC Public Charter School Board 500,000
Denver Scholarship Foundation 67,837
Fight for Children, Inc. 15,000
Illinois State Charter School Commission 100,000
Leading Educators, Inc. 534,977
Mind Trust, Inc. 150,000
Minneapolis Foundation 250,000
National Association of Charter School Authorizers 1,750,000
National Council of La Raza 300,000
Network of Quality Education, Inc. 250,000
New Teacher Project, Inc. 340,000
New Urban Learning 250,000
NextGen Network Inc. 74,000
Seton Education Partners 480,000
Teach for America (National) 14,510,000
Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York 75,253
Wisconsin Lutheran College 250,000
Improve Existing Schools Total $22,575,067
   
Research and Evaluation  
American Institutes for Research in Behavioral Sciences 46,457
Brookings Institution 188,219
George Washington University 136,054
GreatSchools Inc. 249,531
Hoover Institution, Stanford University 144,890
Michigan State University 74,898
President and Fellows of Harvard College 911,840
Regents of the University of Michigan 110,935
University of Notre Dame 228,571
University of Southern California, Rossier School of Education 144,239
University of Wisconsin - Madison 239,795
Vanderbilt University 57,044
Research and Evaluation Total $2,532,473
   
Other Education-Related Grants  
Academie Lafayette 500,000
Academy for Global Citizenship Charter School 40,000
Alliance for School Choice, Inc. 25,000
Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Inc. 150,000
Aspen Country Day School, Inc. 10,000
Aspen Community Charter School 333,333
Bartlesville Public Schools 10,000
Bentonville Public Schools 110,010
Bentonville Public Schools Foundation 10,000
Building Excellent Schools, Inc 90,000
California Academy of Sciences 30,000
Carthage R-9 School Foundation 12,500
Charles Armstrong School 15,000
Charter School Support Services, Inc. 1,000,000
Choate Rosemary Hall Foundation, Inc. 1,120,000
Citizens of the World Charter Schools 500,000
Communities Foundation of Oklahoma, Inc. 250,000
Compass Montessori School 50,000
Compass Montessori Secondary School 37,000
Coweta Public Schools 10,000
Denison Independent School District 10,000
Denison ISD Education Foundation, Inc. 10,000
Denver Urban Scholars 10,000
DonorsChoose.org 200,000
Dover Public Education Foundation, Inc. 10,000
Ghan Properties, LCC 494,558
Fay School 10,000
Fort Smith Public Schools 25,000
Governor Dummer Academy 35,000
Graland Country Day 20,000
Great Work Education Holdings, Inc. 30,000
Great Work, Inc. 289,500
King High Historical Foundation 10,000
KIPP Colorado Schools 19,549
KIPP Denver Collegiate High School 50,000
KIPP Foundation 300,000
KIPP REACH Academy Charter School 250,000
Lawton Public School Foundation, Inc. 10,000
Leading Educators, Inc. 242,474
Lincoln Middle School 14,810
Lockwood R-1 School District 10,000
Menlo School 25,000
Messmer Catholic Schools Scholarships 10,000
Milwaukee Collegiate Academy 375,000
Montessori School of Englewood 250,000
New Heights Christian School 50,000
Northwest Evaluation Association 350,000
Nueva School 1,700,000
Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs, Inc. 255,630
Oklahoma Public School Resource Center 2,699,131
Ozark Education Incorporated 130,000
Phillips Brooks School 25,000
Responsive Education Solutions 637,233
Springdale Public Schools 15,000
St. Francis de Sales School 20,000
St. Paul's School 50,000
State Chamber Research Foundation 200,000
Teach for All Inc. 250,000
Teach for America - Kansas City 742,500
Teach for America (National) 2,086,740
Teach for America, Inc. 275,000
Teton Science Schools 3,202,769
The Campanile Foundation 13,800
Thea Foundation 302,699
Tulsa Community Foundation 445,000
Tulsa Honor Academy 218,200
University of Arkansas Foundation - Pine Bluff 100,000
University of Arkansas Foundation, Inc. 681,138
US Mexico Foundation 145,000
Other Education-Related Grants Total $21,608,574