GRANT APPLICATIONS FOR BHAS STUDENTS, TEACHERS, & STAFF

PLEASE NOTE

Email all requested items to grants@bentonharboreducationfoundation.com

IF YOU CANNOT UPLOAD/EMAIL COPIES OF THIS APPLICATION, REQUIRED RECOMMENDATIONS, AND SUPPORTING INFORMATION, PLEASE MAIL A COPY TO THE FOLLOWING ADDRESS:

BHEF
PO Box 443
Benton Harbor, Michigan 49023

FOR STUDENTS

BHAS Student Grant Application Form (pdf)

Student Grant – submitted by and awarded to K-12 BHAS district students

Up to $10,000 awarded annually

Student grants may be awarded to any K-12 student to pursue their interests (academics and extracurricular) (e.g. SAT prep, Dance Camp, Language Camp, Golf Camp, Blue Lake Music Camp, etc)

  • Student’s Grades considered
  • Parent’s income isn’t a factor
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FOR TEACHERS / PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT / SPECIAL FUND 

BHEF Teacher Grant Application Form (pdf)

Teacher Grant – submitted by and awarded to teaching staff

Up to $20,000 awarded annually.

Teacher activities and programs that are not funded by the general fund of the school district

  • Grant specifically to be used in a teachers classroom
  • Awarded once a year

Professional Development – submitted by and awarded to staff including administrative staff.

Up to $20,000 awarded annually.

Teacher & administrative professional development activities including training not funded by the general fund of the school district.

  • Grants may be used for Professional Development opportunities not provided by the district (i.e., conferences, seminars, continuing education college courses, etc.). Cost may not exceed $1,500.

Special Grant – submitted by and awarded to administrator, club (newspaper club, band, arts clubs, etc.) advisors.

Up to $20,000 awarded annually.

  • Typically, projects are outside of the classroom.
  • Special interest projects or district wide initiatives.
  • Field Trips connected to classroom learning activities.
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