• Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at 03:30 PM
    Natasha Dyer in Newark, NJ

    Funders Collaborative Technical Assistance Workshop

    As a part of our commitment to creating Safe, Supportive and Effective schools, The Newark Trust for Education is currently accepting applications for the 2017-2018 academic year from eligible schools interested in receiving funds to strengthen and improve social-emotional learning (SEL) programs and/or create trauma-sensitive environments.

    The selection criteria will be based on the following:

    • Quality of Proposal (e.g. makes use of approaches that are grounded in research and best practices).
    • Clarity and rigor of evaluation methods and clear statement of willingness to work with NTE consultants working on evaluation.  
    • Clear explanation of how this year’s grant will build on lessons learned from last year’s work, if applicable.
    • Demonstration of need.
    • Initiatives that are an efficient and effective response to identified issues.
    • Clarity of information about program providers – internal and external.

    Applications will be submitted to the Newark Trust for Education by September 15th, 2017 using our electronic form and should include the following attachments:

    1.   Funders’ Collaborative Proposal Narrative: Describing need, problem and project plans.

    2.   Funders’ Collaborative Budget Template: Specifying the resources requiring support.

    Successful applicants will be notified of decisions by October 6th, 2017.

    For further information and for a copy of the application materials, please RSVP to attend our Technical Assistance Workshop.

    If you cannot attend the workshop and are interested in applying, please send an e-mail to Stephanie Parry at for additional information.


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