East Grand Education Fund was established to support teachers and schools in the East Grand School District (EGSD).
It is the mission of the Fund to support projects or programs that are new and innovative or that enhance the current curriculum. If possible the committee would like to see projects or programs that help foster relationships between the school and the community.
- Letter of Interest due November 15th
- Grant due December 15th (For spring project funding)
- Letter of Interest due April 15th
- Grant due May 15th (For fall project funding)
To be eligible to apply or receive funding a Letter of Interest must be submitted to the EGSD prior to the grant deadline.
Download Letter of Interest
The Fund does not support the following requests:
Teacher training, conferences, programs that take place outside the school district, requests that are not written by teachers in the EGSD, principals, and school staff, transportation, furniture and fixtures, and technology (outside of software).
Include the following data/information
- A complete, carefully written description of proposed project: why it is important and why it should be funded.
- The targeted need. Indicate purpose rather than end product.
- What is the scope of the project?
- The objective(s) and state specifically the desired result.
- How project will enhance core curriculum, emphasize innovative teaching and learning and (if applicable) foster partnerships between the school and community.
- The type and size of target population.
- The scope of the project, an actual work plan for the project in outline form, the activities and possible partners.
- Completed budget (please list all requested expenses for the project).
- Evaluation measures.
- EGEF encourages, but does not require, funding through P.A.C., public service organization, Recreation Districts, etc. The Fund does require an explanation as to why the district is or is not funding the project.
Applications are ineligible and will be returned if they:
- Do not include original signatures on application form.
- Do not include all of the above information.
- Are handwritten.
- Are incomplete.
Submit completed applications to Stacy Starr, Grants Manager, at Stacy@grandfoundation.com