|| K-12, Professional Development
1301 West 25th St., Suite 300
Austin, TX 78705-4236
||average is $25,000
|What is Funded
||Programs that focus on formal K-12 education (particularly mathematics, science and reading), teacher development, literacy, and higher education.
|Who is Eligible
||Grants are made only to nonprofit organizations certified as tax exempt under Sections 501(c)(3) or 170(c) of the Internal Revenue Code and are classified as "not a private foundation" under Section 509(a). Hospitals, educational institutions, and governmental institutions meeting these requirements are eligible to apply. Organizations that have completed and filed Form 1023 but not yet received an IRS determination letter are not eligible to apply. The Foundation does not make grants or loans to individuals.
||As a general practice, RGK Foundation refrains from funding:
Annual funds, galas, or other special-event fundraising activities
Capital campaigns/renovation projects
Emergency or disaster relief efforts
Dissertations or student research projects
Sectarian religious activities, political lobbying, or legislative activities
Institutions that discriminate on the basis of race, creed, gender, or sexual orientation in policy or in practice
Loans, scholarships, fellowships, or grants to individuals
Unsolicited requests for international organizations or programs
Unsolicited requests for ALS research projects
|How to Apply
||Visit their website and click on the link for How to Apply. Submit an electronic Letter of Inquiry. They will contact you if they want you to submit more information.