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Excellence in Education Mini-Grant

Grants to San Antonio, Texas Educators to Enhance
the Academic Learning and Success of Students

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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SAISD Foundation - San Antonio Independent School District

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Grants of up to $500 will be awarded in San Antonio, Texas to educators that are employees of the funding source to enhance the academic learning and success of students. Examples of eligible requests include: new equipment to make the delivery of information more engaging; hands-on learning tools that can create more involved students; or books on the bus to encourage reading.

Requests may also be: to create a safe counseling space for students to decompress before heading back to class to improve a student’s readiness to learn; purchase Scrabble boards to start a new club; use bike helmets to create safe outdoor spaces; purchase USB drives for a new computer club; buy new interactive software to engage students or a new learning app for classrooms with iPad devices.

Not funded:
Items that are already available through campus, district, state or federal funding

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 137108

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $500

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Educators that are SAISD- San Antonio Independent School District employees.

Individuals are only permitted to submit ONE grant application per mini-grant cycle.

Pre-Application Information:

Funds will be awarded by surprise campus deliveries the week of December 2-6, 2013.

All items purchased with Mini-Grant awards become the property of SAISD.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

SAISD Foundation - San Antonio Independent School District
518 E. Magnolia
San Antonio, Texas 78212
Tel. (210) 554-2235
Fax (210) 228-3126

Should you need further information regarding this application or the Mini-Grant Program, please contact Judy Geelhoed, SAISD Foundation Executive Director at ( or by phone or text message at (210) 422-7772.

Grant Coverage Areas:

San Antonio

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Texas

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