Charlottesville City Schools
Awards of $1,000 each to outstanding Virginia elementary, middle, and high-school teachers working in the public and private schools in Albemarle County and/or the City of Charlottesville, or at the Charlottesville Albemarle Technical Education Center. These awards are intended to honor and recognize the area's most exemplary teachers.
Grant awards can be used to purchase classroom materials or to support the recipient’s continued professional development.
A Golden Apple nominee should exhibit the following characteristics:
- Creates a love of learning in students of all abilities and backgrounds.
- Stimulates thought and provokes student dialogue.
- Challenges students to reach high standards and expectations.
- Understands the needs of students individually and collectively, and meets those needs with determination, enthusiasm, and imagination.
- Involves families in the education process.
GrantWatch ID#: 139255
Grants will be awarded to eight candidates: three elementary, two middle, and two high school candidates, and one from the schools that are members of the VAIS.
Award recipients will receive a Golden Apple, as well as gift certificates from local businesses. Each recipient will also be eligible to receive one of eight $1,000 Golden Apple Grant.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Contact Reeda Deane at the ACPS Department of Instruction at 434‐296‐5820.
Dr. Rosa S. Atkins, Superintendent
1562 Dairy Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Albemarle County and the City of Charlottesville
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi
Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to Virginia nonprofit organizations for programs that promote the humanities in local communities. Certain applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to a full grant application. All applicants are advised to contac
Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.
Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d
Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are
Grants to USA and International nonprofit organizations, for-profit entities, and agencies for initiatives to benefit families, children, and communities. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Focus areas include equitable communi
Grants to USA federally insured depository institutions for programs that promote economic development in distressed communities. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to finalize. Eligible activities include financing and investments
Donations and sponsorships to USA nonprofits that provide programs and services in the areas of arts, PreK-12 education, and literacy. Funding is intended for both organizations with a national focus and organizations that provide local services. For local organizations
Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations to support activities that strengthen communities and families. Funding is intended to support activities in the focus areas of cultural arts, educational advancement, health, human services, histo