Classroom Grant FAQ

  1. Who should apply?

    Educators who are seeking funds to implement an activity or project in an individual classroom or with a group of students during the 2016-2017 school year.

  2. When is the application deadline?

    The application deadline is Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 4:00 PM.

  3. What is the dollar amount is available?

    The Foundation plans to fund several classroom grants with budget requests up to $1,000. The Foundation may also fund limited requests up to $5,000. All funds awarded must be used during the 2016-2017 school calendar year.

  4. When will the recipients be notified?

    Classroom grant recipients will be notified, and funds distributed, by October 7, 2016.

  5. For what may funds be used?

    Funds may be used for any expenses necessary to carry out a project or program except for staff salaries and merchandise used for incentives, rewards, or motivational purposes.

  6. Will applicants be able to apply for additional grants annually?

    Applicants may apply as often as they choose. Selection is not based upon who is applying; however, priority will be given to new proposals.

  7. Whom do I contact with questions?
    Martin Weishaar
    Director of Communications
    Phone: 339-4072