Current Grant Applications
The Merrillville Education Foundation, Inc. is committed to being the primary private sector partner in supporting public education where public funds are not available in the Merrillville Community School Corporation. This will be accomplished by providing grants for programs that encourage educational innovation, promote excellence, and create educational opportunities for students.
Two rounds of grants per year are offered to teachers based on innovative and creative approaches to learning in the classroom.
Round 32 is the current round of grants that will fund innovative projects for the Fall Semester of 2018.
- Deadline for Round 32 grant proposals is Thursday, April 12, 2018.
- Notification of Round 32 Grant Awards will be on or about Wednesday, April 25, 2018.
Applications should be emailed only to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Latest Grant News
The grants for Round 32 were awarded in April of 2018. Nine grants totaling $6,484.38 were awarded to enhance learning experiences for Merrillville students.read more
The latest MEF grant application is now available online. Round 32 will fund innovative projects for the Fall Semester of 2018.read more
The new Robotics Club expanded to two teams for competition in 2018. These students will be exposed to a CAD program donated to all first teams to develop their robot virtually before they start building one.read more