Recent Grants

Making the Difference – Grants

The Wayne Township Education Foundation offers several grant opportunities – DonorsChoose.Org, Traditional Grants and Wayne Youth Fund Grants. Grants are a vehicle through which staff and/or students may receive funds to support materials, equipment and programs that will enrich the curriculum.

Annually, the Wayne Township Education Foundation funds over 150 classroom programs totaling over $175,000.  These projects are teacher-led programs that bring the curriculum to life and help students and families make connections within Wayne Township.

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View all grants awarded in this year.

Teachers may access a grant application here.

The Wayne Township Education Foundation funds grants three times each year, in addition to the matching grant program it funds through In 2015-16 school year, the Foundation awarded $140,000 to fund classroom and school programs, scholarships for Ben Davis seniors, and recognition events for students and staff members. The Wayne Township Education Foundation is a non-profit organization that is a community catalyst to enrich, engage, and stimulate student learning by supporting school programs and recognizing excellence throughout the Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township. The Foundation raises funds through personal and corporate donations as well as community events.

For more information, please contact Lisa Baize by email or by phone at (317)988-7966.