Find your next job fast at the Jan. 28 Virtual Career Fair. Register now.
Education

Deadlines

August 06, 2003 2 min read

August 11—Teachers: Applications are due for proposals for the 2004 Hawaii International Conference on Education. Research papers, abstracts, panel discussions and workshops targeted at a variety of education topics are eligible for submission, including academic advising, art education, business education, curriculum development, distance education, early childhood, technology, health, kinesiology, music, science, and cross-disciplinary education. Contact: HICE, PO Box 75036, Honolulu, HI 96836; (808) 949-1455; fax: (808) 947-2420; e-mail: education@hiceducationorg; Web site: www.hiceducation.org/cfp_edu.htm .

August 20—School safety: Applications are due for Demonstration Grants for Student Drug Testing from the U.S. Department of Education. Local educational agencies and organizations interested in developing or evaluating school-based drug testing programs for students are eligible to apply. Seven grants averaging $300,000 are available. Contact: Heather Carkuff, USDE, Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools, 400 Maryland Ave., S.W., Room 3E250, Washington, DC 20202-6450; e-mail: heather.carkuff@ed.gov.

August 25—Native American education: Applications are due for Demonstration Grants for Indian Children from the U.S. Department of Education. Grants are awarded to projects that seek to test, develop or improve educational opportunities for Native American students in preschool, elementary and secondary school. State and local educational agencies, Indian tribes, federally supported elementary and secondary schools for Native American students, and Native American organizations are eligible to apply. Eight awards totaling $2.4 million are available. Contact: Cathie Martin, USDE, Office of Indian Education, 400 Maryland Ave., S.W., Room 3W115, Washington, DC 20202-6335; (202) 260-1683; e-mail: Cathie.Martin@ed.gov.

August 25— Native American education: Applications are due for Indian Education Professional Development Grants from the U.S. Department of Education. Grants support teacher training for Native Americans. State and local educational agencies and Native American institutions of higher education are eligible to apply. Eight grants averaging $310,500 are available. Contact: Cathie Martin, USDE, Office of Indian Education, 400 Maryland Ave., S.W., Room 3W115, Washington, DC 20202-6335; (202) 260-1683; e-mail: Cathie.Martin@ed.gov.

Sept. 1— Special education: Applications are due for the McMurray ARTS Center and Autism Arts Conference Connection Contest. Teaching professionals, parents, school psychologists, and researchers are asked to submit essays in three categories concerning the value of education conferences.
The winner will receive an all-expense paid trip to the conference of their choice. Contact: MARTSC, Autism Arts Conference Connection Contest, PO Box 423, Eastpointe, MI 48021-0423; e-mail: ESSAYautism@autismarts.com.

STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS, CONTESTS, AND AWARDS

Sept. 1—Scholarships: Applications are due for Start Something Scholarships from Target and the Tiger Woods Foundation. Scholarships support student educational interests and focus on helping them achieve educational goals. U.S. students ages eight to 17 are eligible to apply. Scholarships ranging from $100 to $5,000 are available. Contact: Start Something; (800) 316-6142; Web site: http://startsomething.ta rget.com/info/index.asp.

—By Marianne Hurst

Events

This content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.
Sponsor
School & District Management Webinar
How to Make Learning More Interactive From Anywhere
Join experts from Samsung and Boxlight to learn how to make learning more interactive from anywhere.
Content provided by Samsung
Teaching Live Online Discussion A Seat at the Table With Education Week: How Educators Can Respond to a Post-Truth Era
How do educators break through the noise of disinformation to teach lessons grounded in objective truth? Join to find out.
This content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.
Sponsor
School & District Management Webinar
The 4 Biggest Challenges of MTSS During Remote Learning: How Districts Are Adapting
Leaders share ways they have overcome the biggest obstacles of adapting a MTSS or RTI framework in a hybrid or remote learning environment.
Content provided by Panorama Education

EdWeek Top School Jobs

Superintendent, Dublin Unified School District
Dublin, California (US)
Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates
Superintendent, Dublin Unified School District
Dublin, California (US)
Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates
ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT, HUMAN RESOURCES
Larkspur, California
Tamalpais Union High School District
Special Education Teachers
Lancaster, PA, US
Lancaster Lebanon IU 13

Read Next

Education Briefly Stated Briefly Stated: January 13, 2021
Here's a look at some recent Education Week articles you may have missed.
8 min read
Education Obituary In Memory of Michele Molnar, EdWeek Market Brief Writer and Editor
EdWeek Market Brief Associate Editor Michele Molnar, who was instrumental in launching the publication, succumbed to cancer.
5 min read
Education Briefly Stated Briefly Stated: December 9, 2020
Here's a look at some recent Education Week articles you may have missed.
8 min read
Education Briefly Stated Briefly Stated: Stories You May Have Missed
A collection of articles from the previous week that you may have missed.
8 min read