OTHER FUNDING SOURCES - FOUNDATION & OTHER NON-GOVERNMENTAL GRANT PROGRAMS
|The Advancing Student Achievement Initiative of the Actuarial Foundation|
|To provide grants to schools seeking to develop mathematics and mentoring programs.
Eligibility:Grants may be awarded to local groups in Canada and the United States that can provide the support necessary to develop a network of mathematics mentors in the public and private school systems. In programs awarded funding the mentors are actuaries and others in the local community who provide academic support in schools through tutoring programs for students of all abilities. The programs can also encourage interest in mathematics applications in business and societal issues by students and teachers.
Contact:The Actuarial Foundation, 475 N. Martingale Road, # 800, Schaumburg, IL 60173, Phone: (847) 706-3535; Fax: (847) 706-3599; E-mail: Laura.Hogan@ActFnd.org