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Thank-A-Teacher Grants

Grants to Decatur County, Indiana Teachers
for Innovative Classroom Projects

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Decatur County Community Foundation

Deadline Date:

10/01/17 4:00 PM Receipt


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Grants of up to $400 to Decatur County, Indiana teachers for innovative and creative classroom projects that would not normally be funded by other means, such as the school's budget or other grants. Funding will be provided for projects that enhance or supplement the teacher’s curriculum. Grant requests will be awarded on merit and availability of funds.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 152229

Estimated Size of Grant:

Grants are up to $400

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Grants are available to classroom teachers at any school in Decatur County.

Under most circumstances, the Thank-a-Teacher Grant will not fund:

- Equipment and technology, unless it is very specific to the project
- Club activities, unless the activity is a creative extension of the classroom curriculum available to all students
- Classroom supplies that are available from the school corporation
- Field trips

Pre-Application Information:

Grant applications are due in the Foundation office by 4:00 pm on February 1 and October 1.

Click on the links in the Supporting Documents section below to download the application, guidelines, and application process forms.

Note: Only one grant per teacher per school year will be allowed.

Contact Information:

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

Return the completed application to:

Decatur County Community Foundation
101 E. Main Street, Suite #1
Greensburg, IN 47240

If you have questions or need further information, contact the DCCF at the above mailing address or by phone, fax, or email at:

Phone: 812-662-6364
Fax: 812-662-8704

Staff Contacts:

Tami Wenning, Executive Director

Jenny Schebler, Scholarships Program Manager

Darin Miley, Administrative Assistant

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