OTHER FUNDING SOURCES - FOUNDATION & OTHER NON-GOVERNMENTAL GRANT PROGRAMS

Advancing Student Achievement (The Actuarial Foundation)
Advancing Student Achievement is a grant program that brings together actuaries and educators in local classroom environments with the belief that interaction with real-world mentors will boost students’ interest and achievement in math. The Actuarial Foundation can provide a local network of actuaries ready to participate, as well as suggestions on how to integrate math concepts from the workplace into the classroom.

Eligibility:All schools and groups willing to undertake a math mentoring program that involves local actuaries as volunteers are eligible.

Funding:Grant funding is for two years, with an evaluation conducted at the end of each year.

Contact:The Actuarial Foundation, 475 North Martingale, Suite 600, Schaumburg, Illinois 60173; Phone: 847•706•3535; Fax: 847•706•3599; email: ASA@ActFnd.org

Website: hwww.actuarialfoundation.org/grant/what.html

Federal: No