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Citadel Heart of Learning Award

Awards to Chester County, Pennsylvania Teachers
for Outstanding Contributions to Education

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Foundation / Corporation

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Citadel - Chester County Intermediate Unit

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Awards to Chester County, Pennsylvania teachers to recognize outstanding contributions to education both in and out of the classroom. Schools with the highest number of nominations will also be considered for an award. Nominations are invited on behalf of deserving teachers who go above and beyond the call of duty.

Schools of Heart:
After the nomination period ends, the Citadel Heart of Learning Award committee will tally the total number of nominations by school. The top three schools will earn cash for events or assemblies.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 144596

Number of Grants:

15 finalists will be selected: One teacher from each of the 13 area public school districts, one teacher from the Chester County Intermediate Unit, and one teacher from a non-public school in Chester County. From this group, three winners are selected: One high school teacher, one middle school teacher, and one elementary school teacher. The top three schools (based on number of nominations) will receive Schools of Heart awards.

Estimated Size of Grant:

Each of the 15 finalists receives $500 to use in his or her classroom.

Each winner receives the Citadel Heart of Learning Award along with an additional $1,500 for use in the classroom.

Schools of Heart:
-1st Place - $1,500
-2nd Place - $750
-3rd Place - $500

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Nominations are accepted on behalf of Chester County teachers in public schools, non-public schools (including charter and home-schools), and the Chester County Intermediate Unit.

Pre-Application Information:

Chester County students, parents, and community members are encouraged to nominate a deserving teacher.

Nominations are due by December 31, 2017.

Contact Information:

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

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Pennsylvania: Chester County