What is the purpose of the grant? The purpose of this grant is to help teachers and trainers develop engaging practices to improve learner outcomes. As students and workers return to the new normal this fall, places where learning occurs, will look different.
Turning Technology Grants support the three fundamental principles of authentic learning engagement:
By assembling a package of technology-based learning supports, Turning Technology Grants aim to improve outcomes whether learners are in person, online, or both.
Who is eligible to apply?
What do recipients receive? A total of five (5) software package awards, each with a market value of up to $5,000, will be made to chosen grantees. Each grantee will be able to build their own interactive software package utilizing the following Turning products:
Each grant package is valued at up to $5,000 per award. With up to 5 awards granted, $25,000 worth of inter active software and digital content is available in the 2021 TurningTechnology Grant program.
Application and Award Process:
Applications for 2021 Turning Technology Grants can be submitted exclusively on turning.com/2021TechnologyGrants from September 1, 2021 – November 19, 2021.
All grant applications will reviewed by Turning staff, with up to ten (10) semi-finalist applications selected. Semi-finalist applications will be put up to a popular vote by Turning users and followers as the final step in selecting up to five (5) final awards.
All grant applications must be electronically submitted by 11:59pm EST on November 19,2021 to be eligible for consideration.
Up to ten(10) semi-finalists will be announced by December 1, 2021. Popular vote for up to five (5) final awards will conclude on December 31, 2021. Awards will be announced on or before January 7, 2022, and recipients will be notified via email. Upon receipt of assurances related to implementation, the grant package will be released to the individual and organization address listed on the grant application.
Assurances: Upon receipt of notification of award, individuals will be emailed an assurance form to be signed assuring that:
Any questions can be directed to John Wilson at firstname.lastname@example.org or (330)599-4954