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 38 is the current round of grants that will fund innovative projects for the Spring Semester of 2022.
- Deadline for Round 38 grant proposals is Tuesday, October 26, 2021.
- Notification of Round 38 Grant Awards will be made in early November, 2021.
Applications should be emailed only to: MCHOFFMA@MVSC.K12.IN.US
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Latest Grant News
The grants for Round 38 were awarded in November of 2021. Eight grants totaling $7,292.36 were awarded to enhance learning experiences for Merrillville students.
The latest MEF grant application is now available online. Round 38 will fund innovative projects for the Spring Semester of 2022.
The grants for Round 37 were awarded in May of 2021. Seven grants totaling $3,905.99 were awarded to enhance learning experiences for Merrillville students.