Beaverton’s Choice/Classroom Innovation Grant application site

FebCIG15-3_chooseBEF Crowd Sourced Funding has Arrived!

You know Kickstarter, Donors Choose and a host of others. Now Beaverton Education Foundation can help make your fabulous classroom project go viral through Beaverton’s Choice!

The BEF is pleased to announce the expansion of the BEF Classroom Innovation Grant program and a new on-line application process.  Awards will continue to be made on a rolling, year-round basis, and specific in-kind items may also be requested, as well as specialized volunteers.

District staff, at all locations, are encouraged to apply for a BEF Classroom Innovation Grant of $500-$1,000, in-kind materials and/or specialized volunteers to support student-engaged projects that enrich learning and encourage classroom innovation in any content area.

How to apply:

Please use the BEF Classroom Innovation Grant application site. You will need to create a user ID and password to apply and edit your application. Please refer to the scoring guide (used by the BEF Grant Committee) and the Frequently Asked Questions for additional information.

Applications are reviewed on a monthly, rolling basis by the BEF Grant Committee. You may apply anytime during the academic year. Please allow 6-8 weeks to process your request.

Funding is also available through The Spirit of New Seasons Market Award Fund for projects that fit New Seasons Market core philosophy and are awarded through the BEF Classroom Innovation Grant process.

New Seasons Markets are known for their commitment to: neighborhood, friendliness, taking care of each other, championing healthy regional food, building community, and diversity.

Additional application requirement for the Spirit of New Seasons Fund:

Please describe how your project fits the core New Seasons Markets philosophy in one paragraph in the BEF Classroom Innovation Grant application Needs Section.

 Done with project?

Download a copy of the Coverpg Completion Report.