Lowe’s Toolbox for Education Grants to Open 2017 Grant Round

Schools and non-profits can apply for 2017 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grants beginning in December.

From December 18, 2016 through February 9, 2017, public agencies where Lowe’s operates stores and distribution centers may apply for Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grants program.

Lowe’s and the Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation supports public education by funding improvements at public schools throughout the United States. The program focuses on K-12 public and charter education.

Project applications for the Toolbox for Education grants program should fall into one of the following categories:

  • Technology upgrades
  • Tools for STEM programs
  • Facility renovations
  • Safety improvements

Grant requests may range from $2,000 to $100,000, but most large projects awarded range from $10,000 to $25,000.

Critical need projects of more than $25,000, like this playground in North Carolina, are considered on a case-by-case basis.

Learn more about applying by reviewing the Giving Guidelines on Lowe’s website.

Review Lowe’s FAQs.

Apply for Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grants.

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