Citizen Diplomacy of Philadelphia International

Source: Citizen Diplomacy International of Philadelphia Description: CDI strives to foster cultural understanding through connecting Philadelphians with international visitors across all walks of life, including business, government, and education.  CDI works with the city of Philadelphia, the Department of State, and other governmental agencies to develop these connections. Of special note is CDI’s Sister Cities Program…
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Franklin Institute

Source: Franklin Institute Description: The FI has exhibits related to the history of science and science in the world today, as well as a planetarium for viewing the night sky and documentary movies on all aspects of science.  Teacher resources related to FI’s exhibits are available on the website. FI hosts numerous community programs on climate…
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Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Source: Historical Society of Pennsylvania Description: In addition to being an organization that holds major collections related to the history of Pennsylvania for use by scholars, HSP makes major efforts to engage teachers, students, and the general public through numerous programs and activities offered throughout the year.  Low-cost professional development sessions based on HSP collections for…
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Foreign Policy Research Institute

Source: Foreign Policy Research Institute Description: FPRI is a non-profit organization that focuses on educating teachers, students and the general public about US international relationships.  In addition to the Primers, FPRI offers numerous weekend teacher professional development sessions covering major foreign policy issues, summer trips abroad, lesson plans and materials on its website.  FPRI also…
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GoAbroad.com

Source: GoAbroad.com Description: This company provides information for global travel by high school students, including tours, funding, many different programs, and reviews, both American and international partners.   Website: https://www.goabroad.com/scholarships-abroad/highschool-study-abroad
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Go Overseas Study Abroad

Source: Go Overseas Description: This small company lists programs and funding opportunities for high school and college students to travel and study abroad in a variety of options including summer, volunteer and gap year options. Website: https://www.gooverseas.com/blog/high-school-travel-grants
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GEEO.org

Source: GEEO.org Description: GEEO.org is a non-profit organization which offers affordable, interesting travel programs for educators and their guests across the globe. Website: https://geeo.org/  
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Picasso Project Grants

Source: Public Citizens for Children and Youth Description: The Picasso Project awards grants of up to $5,000 to schools annually to support projects in creative, performing and digital arts. Website: http://www.pccy.org/initiatives/picasso-project/
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