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C.B. Eller Teacher Grants

Grants to North Carolina Teachers in Eligible Locations
for Professional Development Opportunities

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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The Winston-Salem Foundation

Deadline Date:

03/15/21 5:00 PM (EDT)

Description:

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Grants of up to $1,500 to North Carolina educators in eligible locations for professional development opportunities. Funding is intended to support training, educational opportunities, and projects that enhance the quality of classroom instruction. The purpose of the program is to improve education in local public schools. Requests will be accepted from educators employed by the Wilkes County School System.

The C. B. Eller Teacher Grants are designed to improve the quality of education in Wilkes County by awarding grants for public school teachers.  Grants are available for professional growth and enrichment opportunities for teachers, guidance counselors, curriculum coordinators, media coordinators, and other educators in Wilkes County.

Grants will be made for educational experiences, training, or projects that will result in teachers’ improved classroom effectiveness. Grants may be made for enrichment studies such as university study expeditions, self-designed educational experiences that focus on individual research, and specialized training through participation in seminar or conference programs.  

Priority is given to requests that demonstrate the following:

  • Impact on students
  • Professional development of the applicant
  • Connection of the educational experience/project to classroom content
  • The dissemination of activities and lessons to other educators 

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 166217

Estimated Size of Grant:

Grants of up to $1,500 will be made.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Grants are available for teachers, guidance counselors, curriculum coordinators, media coordinators, and other educators in Wilkes County.

Individual applicants can apply. Only full or part-time educators employed by the Wilkes County School System who directly interact with students are eligible to apply.

Previous winners are eligible to reapply three years after receiving an Eller grant.

Funds cannot be used for salary support of applicants, for graduate studies, for national board certification, or for add-on licensure.

Pre-Application Information:

- Application opens: Jan 15 2021 05:00 PM (EST)
- Deadline: Mar 15 2021 05:00 PM (EDT)

Applicants will be notified of funding decisions by the end of May.

For further information about the grant program: https://wsf.smapply.io/prog/cb_eller_wilkes_county_schools/

Managing your organization FAQ: https://help.smapply.io/hc/en-us/articles/360001910093-Managing-your-Organization-FAQ

Application process video tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yo8qHlMBXBc&feature=youtu.be

Online grant application video tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YM-Ydh9JtoM&feature=youtu.be

Contact Information:

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

Online application portal: https://wsf.smapply.io/

For more information, please contact:

April Durr
Program Director, Capacity Building & Capital Campaigns
adurr@wsfoundation.org
(336) 607-5112

The Winston-Salem Foundation
751 West Fourth Street, Suite 200
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
(336) 725-2382
Fax: (336) 727-0581
info@wsfoundation.org

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USA: North Carolina: Wilkes County

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