Education Related Grants FY2011

Organization Location State Grant Description Amount Paid
Carver Statewide Scholarship Program Statewide IA Scholarships for students facing adversity and
special circumstances
Old Creamery Theatre Company Amana IA Assist with equipment needs of a traveling educational theater for youth.
Orchard Place Des Moines IA Support a summer school for psychologically and behaviorally challenged children.
University of Iowa Iowa City IA Support a pilot program in health sciences-related career development in rural schools.
University of Iowa Iowa City IA Support a research study on elementary-level science instruction.
University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls IA Support professional development opportunities for teachers of physics.
Four Oaks Foundation Cedar Rapids IA Expand a support program for youth with Asperger\’s Syndrome.
Goodwill Industries of the Heartland Iowa City IA Assist with improvements to the Snackers2 restaurant in downtown Muscatine.
Iowa Children\’s Museum Coralville IA Support a traveling exhibit.
Iowa Juvenile Home Foundation Toledo IA Support programming at the campus school and library.
Living Lands & Waters East Moline IL Support the development of a K-12 educational outreach program.
Lutheran Services in Iowa, Inc. Des Moines IA Develop a family-guided treatment model for residential care.
Muscatine Art Center Muscatine IA Create an educational Civil War exhibit.
Sherrard Public Library District Sherrard IL Purchase educational technology.
University of Iowa Iowa City IA Assist in the development of a learning laboratory.(Challenge)
University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls IA Support a temporary exhibit on plant biology.
Iowa State University Ames IA Create an educational technology classroom within the library special collections department.
University of Illinois Urbana IL Develop a tissue engineering teaching laboratory.
University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls IA Renovate laboratories for research and instruction in chemistry.
University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls IA Update the youth collection area within the campus library.
Muscatine Community School District Muscatine IA Fund the 2011 Excellence in Education program.
Coe College Cedar Rapids IA Support renovation of the science building.
Luther College Decorah IA Support the purchase of new instrumentation for instruction in chemistry.
Mount Mercy University Cedar Rapids IA Develop a molecular biology laboratory.
St. Ambrose University Davenport IA Support the acquisition of instructional resources for nursing and health sciences education.
Atkins Improvement Mission(Atkins Public Library) Atkins IA Construct a new library.
Bedford Public Library Bedford IA Install a new heating and cooling system.
City of Stanton (Stanton Public Library) Stanton IA Construct a new library.
Clarksville Public Library Clarksville IA Construct an addition.
Exira Public Library Exira IA Renovate a building to expand the library.
Friends of Rippey, Inc.(Rippey Public Library) Rippey IA Renovate a building to house the library.
Kothe Memorial Library Parkersburg IA Expansion and renovation of the library.
Lewis Public Library Lewis IA Construct a new library.
North Liberty Community Library North Liberty IA Construct an addition to the library.
Waterloo Public Library Waterloo IA Purchase technology.