The LCEF in conjunction with First Federal Bank, TLC Credit Union and Old National Bank have offered the Teacher Mini-Grant program to provide funds for the 2016/17 academic year to teachers to develop and implement instructional projects that motivate and challenge students to learn. Proposals should be unique classroom projects that enliven and enrich the curriculum.
Please click here to view the 2017 LCEF Mini-Grant Application online!!
The maximum funding request is $750. Applications are reviewed one time annually and are generally due in early spring.
The 2017 Applications are due on APRIL 1, 2017.
Application Process Please complete the LCEF Teacher Mini-Grant application and return it to the LCEF office prior to the deadline.
You can submit your completed application, it must be received on or before April 1st, using one of the following methods:
- regular mail – Dawn Richards, LCEF 4107 N. Adrian Hwy. Adrian, MI 49221
- interoffice mail or hand delivered – Dawn Richards, LCEF at WJR/ESC Building
- email – to firstname.lastname@example.org and listing “Mini-grant Application” in the subject line
Evaluation Criteria Teacher mini-grant applications will be assessed on the quality of the project and the quality of the application. Please be sure to thoroughly and concisely address all of the questions on the mini-grant application.
Sponsor a Teacher Mini-Grant Want more information on how your organization can sponsor one or more classroom learning projects? Please review the options available on the Giving Options page. For additional information, please contact the LCEF office at 517.265.1626. To learn more about certain projects, please visit our Teacher Success page.