Teachers and Instructors apply to technology grants each and every year. Many have different reasons why they apply but it all levels down to one thing, and that usually is no one has the needed money for whatever project they would like to start. Looking for technology grants can take a lot of time on your part. It will probably take countless hours for you to find the grants in which you meet all the eligibility requirements. Keep in mind you can only apply to grants only when they are announced. When a teacher applies to various technology grants, they are usually applying because they want to change the curriculum or they want to start a different way of teaching through technology. Teaching with technology can benefit the students and the teacher. If you're a teacher and cant get a grant that you really need, you should think of other ways to try and get the money that is needed. If you think creatively, you can automatically think of different places to get funds from. First off you could always get permission to have a fundraiser. You could have several fundraisers spread out for a certain amount of time until you meet your goal. A garage sell is also another good idea. You could have different people donate items needed for the yard sell and then it will be up to you on when you set up a date for the yard sell. It's best to set up a date on the weekend. You can even have it set up for the several different days such as Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Make sure you tell everyone you know to come. It will even help if you put up signs throughout the neighborhood so people will know how to get to your yard sell. These are just a few ideas for you to think of in case you can't find any technology grants to apply for. Remember it can take time to get the money you need, but it will all pay off in the long run.