Grant Applications

The Skaneateles Education Foundation accepts and reviews for consideration the following three types of grant applications:

  • Lightning Grant ($1,500 or less; Submit year-round)
  • Teacher Innovation Grant ($1,500 and up; Deadlines January 15 and May 15, 2020)
  • Jean Graham Fund Grant (Deadline March 1)

Please contact the Foundation office if you have any questions.
Heather Carroll, Executive Director

All applicants are encouraged to review the Foundation’s Grant Guidelines, Requirements and Criteria prior to completing an application for an explanation of the process, what SEF does and does not fund, selection criteria used by the grants committee, and post-completion requirements.

SEF Lightning Grant

The simple first step of the grant application process. Accepted year-round.

SEF Lightning Grant Application
Teacher Innovation Grant

To enrich curriculum and student learning, enhance instructional programs and technology, encourage professional development, and to bring innovation to the standard of excellence at Skaneateles Central Schools. (Jan. 15 & May 15, 2020 deadlines)

Teacher Innovation Grant Application
Jean Graham Fund

This prestigious award provides funding for transformative learning experiences through summer travel in the pursuit of enrichment, global studies and lifelong learning. (March 1 deadline)

Jean Graham Fund Application