Foundation / Corporation
J. Marion Sims Foundation
Grants of up to $500 to South Carolina educators and grants of up to $2,000 to groups of educators to enhance learning in Lancaster County, Fort Lawn, and Great Falls. This program supports collaboration between educators, students, and teachers through shared activities and projects. Funding is intended to expand student learning within the framework of a healthy community.
The J. Marion Sims Foundation is committed to empowering youth to become philanthropists. Area students will have the opportunity to serve on the Youth Review Committee.
GrantWatch ID#: 180468
Educators have the option to apply for one $500 grant and one multi-educator grant up to $2,000.
Educators and educator groups in South Carolina are welcome to apply.
All funded projects will serve the citizens of the Foundation’s service area of Lancaster County, Fort Lawn and Great Falls, South Carolina.
- August 1, 2018: HORIZON Education Grant application link opens
- September 1, 2018: Application due for decisions in October
- October 15, 2018: HORIZON Education Awards released
- December 1, 2018: Application due for decision in January
- January 15, 2019: HORIZON Education Awards released
- February 1, 2019: Application due for decision in March
- March 15, 2019: HORIZON Education Awards released
Guidelines and Priorities:
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
This is the initial application link. When an applicant creates an account, the applicant will receive an email with a link to the application. If the applicant must stop, save and return to the application at a later time for completion, please access the saved application through the link received in the email.
Karen Ormand, Executive Assistant and Grants Administrator
USA: South Carolina: Lancaster County, Fort Lawn, and Great Falls