The mission of the Derby Education Foundation is to secure private and corporate funding for innovative educational endeavors which are not otherwise funded by local, state or federal monies.
Q: Who my apply for a Derby Education Foundation Grant?
A: Any Derby Public School employee or partnering organization who is directly involved with students within the district.
Q: What criteria are used when considering grant proposals?
A: The project/program must meet the mission of the Foundation. (see above)
Q: What is the process for applying?
A: Complete the Derby Education Foundation grant application. Form should be electronically submitted via the online grant proposal form or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Proposal will be reviewed by the DEF board of directors and District Curriculum office.
Response will be delivered within 90 days unless otherwise indicated.
Q: What accountability is expected?
Grant monies may not be used to fund:
Q: What are some projects/programs that have been funded in the past?