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Get your Foundation 51 grant applications in

posted Feb 2, 2017, 5:21 AM by Fran Prentice   [ updated Mar 9, 2017, 5:16 AM by Tammy Tarling ]
Deadline extended...Foundation 51 is accepting grants until Friday, March 17th!

Foundation 51's Spring Grant Deadline is just over a month away. Time to start filling out your grant application!

Have you ever considered applying for a grant from Foundation 51 but didn’t know where to begin?

Have questions? Contact us at grantapplications@foundation51.org.


Ø  You are a parent, teacher, or community member- and you have a unique idea for a project that will supplement the regular classroom curriculum or after-school activity

Ø  you have ideas for enrichment activities or a need for strengthening academic experiences


Ø  Innovative teaching techniques and methods

Ø  Programs that support the curriculum, while enriching intellectual growth

Ø  Pilot programs that explore new and imaginative curricular ideas and teaching methods

Ø  Projects that explore an interest or passion, that will enhance the student experience and encourage social responsibility

Ø  Strategic partnerships that support the design and delivery of programs, with other teachers, administrators, community members, local businesses, and additional funding sources

Ø  Projects that have the potential to be self - sustaining

Ø  Projects must be intended for use by students in one or all of the schools in MSAD 51



Foundation 51 grants provide funding for programs that enrich the education of students in MSAD51 schools. Since 1998, the Foundation has awarded over $500,000 to help fund programs that inspire creativity and passion, and encourage social responsibility.