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EPIC Documents to help you get funding:

EPIC Overview.pdf

Overview (PDF)

EPIC Lesson Progression.pdf

Sample Lesson Progression (PDF)

EPIC_Standards.pdf

Standards (PDF)

EPIC Budget Suggestions_Grant.pdf

Suggested Grant Purchases (PDF)

Grants we know of that might help:

Don't forget to read the eligibility requirements and grant windows for each grant before applying!

Aerospace Corporation/ Aerospace Federal Credit Union

Amount: $500

Fine Print: Requires a lesson plan (use or get help from the one posted above) that you to allow them to change, post the final product on its website, and share with teachers for their own use. Must also sign a 'Talent Release' form.


Air Force Association CAP Grant

Amount: $250

Fine Print: Awarded twice per year


Air Force Association Jr ROTC Grant

Amount: $500

Fine Print: Only 30 awarded


Air Force Association

Amount: $599

Fine Print: Only 40 awarded


American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Amount: $500

Fine Print: Must be an AIAA member; K-12 formal/informal educators are free.  Join here.

Bonus: If you live in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon or Washington (USA) or British Columbia or Yukon (Canada) the local PNW AIAA will match up to another $250.  Details are here.


Association of American Educators Foundation 

Amount: $500

Fine Print: Only available in certain states


ASM Materials Science Foundation

Amount: $500

Fine Print: Only 20 are awarded; Must have a materials science focus


Donors Choose

Amount: Varies

Fine Print: If you use the affiliate link (here and linked above), at no cost to you, we receive a small financial pat on the back.


Harbor Freight- Tools for Schools

Amount: Tool Donation

Fine Print: Must be used for K-12 public education, veteran or fire/police department


National Girls Collaborative Project

Amount: up to $1000

Fine Print: Two programs from two different organizations must collaborate


Society of Aviation and Flight Education (SAFE)

Amount: $250

Fine Print: Only 4 awarded; Two for grades K-7 and two for grades 8-12.