McCarthey Dressman Education Foundation Grants

Open to: All teachers.

Opportunity at a Glance: McCarthey Dressman Education Foundation awards two grants with the goal of boosting student understanding and proficiency and instilling a passion for lifelong learning.

  • Academic Enrichment Grants to develop in-class and extra-curricular programs that improve student learning. The Foundation considers proposals that foster understanding, deepen students’ knowledge, and provide opportunities to expand awareness of the world around them.
  • Teacher Development Grants to support small teams of teachers in the formation and implementation of groundbreaking k-12 classroom instruction.


Key dates: Grant recipients recieve funding beginning in August 2017.

Application deadline: Saturday, April 15th.

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