The Gates Foundation Putting its mark on learning
Gates Millennium Scholars
1,000 scholarships/year for high-achieving minority students in undergraduate and graduate programs.
Gates Cambridge Scholars Program
225 graduate scholarships/year for gifted college graduates worldwide to attend England's Cambridge University.
Washington State Achievement Program
Needs-based college scholarships for Washington students.
LEADERSHIP & TECHNOLOGY
State Challenge Grants
Grants to provide professional development for superintendents and principals nationwide.
Teacher Leadership Project
Leadership development and technical training for 1,000 K-12 teachers per year over three years, including gifts of a laptop computer and $9,600 to purchase technology for the classroom.
MODEL SCHOOLS & DISTRICTS
National School District and School Network Grants
Grants to nurture and expand successful schools and districts.
Washington State School District Grants
Grants for 10 school districts to improve performance.
Washington State School Grants
Grants for 100 schools to design and implement new models.
Washington State Achievers Program
Program designed to raise achievement at 15 high schools serving low-income students.
Five-year program to provide Internet access and technical training for librarians at 11,000 public libraries in the US and Canada.
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