IPEI and FABG Grant Deadlines 2015 - 2016

As the 2015-16 school year begins, please keep these IPEI Grant Programs in mind:

Connecting Classrooms Grants

A highly competitive grant program, encouraging collaboration and innovation within the Ithaca City School District. IPEI expects to invest a minimum of $1000 in each Connecting Classrooms Grant, and in select cases, grants may reach $10,000. Priority will go to projects that include new and innovative project-based learning that incorporates multiple classrooms.

Fall Deadline for Statements of Interest: October 15, 2015 Statement of Interest forms are online at www.ipei.org; submit by email! Contact: ConnectingClassroomsGrants@ipei.org

Teacher Grants

Applications due November 1 for Teacher Grants (up to $1,500) that bring community resources into the classroom. Application forms are online at www.ipei.org; submit by email! Contact: TeacherGrants@ipei.org

Red and Gold Grants

One-time grants (up to $500) for projects that strengthen and enrich the schools. Grants are awarded in four review cycles; deadlines: October 19, December 7, February 8, April 4 Application forms are online at www.ipei.org; submit by email! Contact: RedandGoldGrants@ipei.org

Fine Arts Booster Group Mini-Grants

Mini-Grants support ICSD arts activities by funding collaborations, visiting artists, and materials. Grants are awarded in the spring and fall; deadlines: October 15 and February 1 Contact: president@fabgithaca.org

For more information: www.ipei.org ipei@ipei.org 607-256-4734