The 2020 Grants Program Has Officially Kicked Off! Due date is Friday, March 27, 2020
2020 marks the 16th year of the Foundation for Fort Mill Schools. Last school year, the Foundation awarded 50 grants to 82 educators worth a total of more than $47,000, which means that approximately 2000 students directly benefited from the dedication and innovation of the award recipients. Grants will be awarded the week of April 27th - 29th, in the categories below. Click on these links to access this year’s application guidelines. Due date for grant applications is Friday, March 27, 2020
Innovative Classroom Project Grant These grants of up to $1000 each are for projects that encompass innovation, creativity, educational value, student involvement, and teacher involvement. Teachers can apply for this grant individually or as a group. Media specialists, guidance counselors, and other staff can apply for this grant if the project is to benefit students. Principal Project Grant These grants of up to $2,000 each are awarded to a school principal or assistant principal for programs, training, or workshops that will benefit the staff or students of the school. Only one administrator per school may apply. Professional Development Grant These grants of up to $1,000 each are awarded to help cover expenses for professional development workshops, training programs, or seminars that ultimately benefit the students. Media specialists, guidance counselors and other staff may apply. TEC Dowling Memorial Grant for Technology in the Classroom These grants of up to $500 each are awarded for the implementation of new technology, the upgrade of existing technology, or the provision of technology training, that directly benefits the classroom.