GTECH Holdings Corp. - GTECH's After School Advantage Program

Grants Alert System

Corporate Funding Opportunity

Name:

GTECH Holdings Corporation -GTECH's After School Advantage Program

Source:

The Grantsmanship Center (TGCI)

Purpose:

To provide an otherwise unavailable educational experience and bridge the digital divide among at-risk children. GTECH hopes to increase children's interest in careers in computers and provide them with the necessary tools to help them become more competitive in school and in today's job market.

Eligibility:

501(c)(3) community agency;

- must be located in a jurisdiction in which GTECH does business (Illinois qualifies);

- must have an existing after-school program in need of a computer lab;

- must serve disadvantaged youth aged five to 15, of diverse backgrounds;

- must have staffing and monetary support systems in place to sustain the lab.

Grant Award:

Up to $15,000 in state-of-the-art computers, on-line technology, computer software, and volunteer hours to each awardee.

Deadline:

Proposals are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis.

Link to Announcement:

http://www.gtech.com/about_gtech/proposal_guidelines.asp