Funding Educational Technology
Educational Technology Grants are available to districts and schools at both the Federal and State Government levels.
There are many mechanisms available to obtain funding for educational technology devices, infrastructure, and related services.
- Advanced Course Access Grant Program
- Learning Technology Grants (LTG)
- Smart Schools Bond Act
- Smart Start Grant Program
- State Aid
- Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants
The Governor’s New NY Broadband program may be a source of funds for community and educational technology-related infrastructure.
The Office of Educational Design and Technology has created a funding matrix to help administrators compare the features of some of these funding mechanisms.
Federal grant information:
Corporate, foundation, and other grants for educational technology:
Many corporations, foundations, and other state and local non-profit entities offer grant monies for educational technology. Districts and schools may wish to conduct research on and apply for any such grants for which they qualify.