This assignment is for a technology grant proposal project. There must be a need for the technology grant you are writing about based on research. It must be a “real” technology plan that a school district would be interested in pursuing. 1.3 Policies, Procedures, Programs & Funding Candidates research, recommend and implement policies, procedures, programs, and funding strategies to support the implementation of the shared vision represented in the school, district, state, and federal technology plans and guidelines. Funding strategies may include the development, submission, and evaluation of formal grant. proposals. (PSC 1.3/ISTE 1c Instructions As specified by PSC 1.3, writing grants is an effective strategy for acquiring funding for technology projects and initiatives. Writing this grant will demonstrate your ability to design a technology integration project and a budget that aligns technological resources to instructional priorities. For this assignment, you will complete a technology integration grant proposal template. Your responses to the questions on the template may be used later in an effort to obtain funding for the technology project you design. You will not be required to submit your project for funding during this course; however, it would be excellent for you to do so in the future! The grant proposal project will be evaluated according to the evaluation/scoring rubric for the grant application. To earn an A, there must be evidence of a need for the project and intent to submit the grant for consideration. Such evidence includes significant and literature-based detail for the project description, technology integration, assessment elements, timeline, and funding components.