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Award to a Group or Individual in a New England
State for Support of Middle School Education

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New England League of Middle Schools (NELMS)

Deadline Date:

02/01/17

Description:

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Award to a Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, or Vermont school-affiliated parent or community group to recognize outstanding support of their middle school. The purpose of this award is to honor a groups of individual that understands, values, and strengthens education for students in middle school.

Selection Criteria:

1) Understands and actively supports the development of young adolescents

2) Champions middle level education by:

-Recognizing middle level as a distinct entity of education
-Actively promoting middle level activities and programs
-Building community support

Those who receive an award will be recognized at the NELMS Annual Conference and in MidLines, (the NELMS newspaper), receive a two-day registration to the Annual Conference, and be featured on the web site.

The recipient will also be invited to present the award to the next year's award winner at the Annual Conference Welcome and Recognitions Reception.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 161465

Number of Grants:

1

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Nominations are open to all Middle Level schools in New England.

Extra consideration will be given to NELMS member schools during the selection process.

More information about NELMS membership may be found here: http://www.nelms.org/pages/about/membership.html

Pre-Application Information:

The nominator must be from the same school districts as the nominee.

The nominator must submit all materials via email by February 1.

Upon submission of the application, the school principal will be contacted by NELMS.

Contact Information:

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

New England League of Middle Schools
50 High Street, Suite 10
North Andover, MA 01845

P: 978-557-9311
F: 978-557-9312
nelms@nelms.org

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Connecticut;   Maine;   Massachusetts;   New Hampshire;   Rhode Island;   Vermont

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