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  • Room to Read, Monsanto Fund Partner to Enhance Education for Children in Vietnam

    Monsanto Fund and Room to Read recently announced a landmark three-year partnership until 2018 to improve literacy and gender equality for 21,000 children in farming communities in Vietnam. With new investment amounting to $300,633 (VND6.76 billion) from the Monsanto Fund, the partnership will focus on improving education in rural provinces across the country through two major pillars: enhancing literacy for primary school-level students and through helping female students complete high school.   Full Article »

  • Monsanto Fund Awards $1.9 Million Grant to Institute For School Partnership

    The Institute for School Partnership (ISP) at Washington University has partnered once again with the Monsanto Fund to bring high quality science education to every student in St. Louis. The Monsanto Fund has awarded the ISP with a $1,935,000 grant. Over the three-year grant, the ISP will create a hands-on, inquiry and project-based...   Full Article »

  • America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education finalists announced

    School districts across the nation have been announced as finalists in this year’s America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund. The finalists selected are among the top school districts in the country in the running for grants of $10,000 and $25,000...   Full Article »

  • Farming Communities Receive $150k Funding Boost

    Thirty community initiatives in cotton-growing towns across Queensland and New South Wales have been awarded a total of $150,000 in grants by the Monsanto Fund in partnership with the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR). After receiving more than 150 nominations for the Aussie Cotton Farmers Grow Communities program, FRRR has selected 30 nominations made by cotton farmers...   Full Article »

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