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 36 is the current round of grants that will fund innovative projects for the Fall Semester of 2020.

  • Deadline for Round 36 grant proposals is Wednesday, April 15, 2020.
  • Notification of Round 36 Grant Awards will be on or about Friday, May 1, 2020.

Applications should be emailed only to:

Download complete grant application materials in your preferred format:

Round 36 Fall 2020 Grant Applications
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Latest Grant News

Grant Spotlight – Out in the Garden

With the “Out in the Garden” project, MIS students will have the opportunity of an outdoor learning component for their Math and Science classes where they can apply the skills that they learned in the classroom to the gardens.

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