Explore Unity’s Teacher Grants


BELOW IS A LIST OF ALL AVAILABLE 2017-2018 TEACHER GRANTS

Application deadline: Friday, October 6, 2017

Final Report Due: Friday, June 8, 2018

The Michigan City Education Foundation small grant program is designed to give teachers a chance to develop creative programs and turn them into classroom activities that promote real learning for children. MCEF accepts applications from teachers in K-8 schools serving Michigan City. These schools include: Barker Middle School, Coolspring Elementary School, Edgewood Elementary School, Joy Elementary School, Knapp Elementary School, Krueger Middle School, Lake Hills STEM Magnet School, Marsh Elementary School, Notre Dame Catholic School, Pine Magnet School for the Performing and Visual Arts, Queen of All Saints Catholic School, Springfield Elementary School, St. Paul Lutheran School, and St. Stanislaus Kostka Catholic School.


Application deadline: Friday, October 13, 2017

Final Report Due: Friday, June 8, 2018

The Teacher Innovation Fund for Michigan City Area Schools is a small grant program for Michigan City High School and La Porte County Career and Technical Education/A.K. Smith Career Center teachers/professionals. It is designed to promote innovation and creativity making teaching more fun for professionals and much more effective in reaching and inspiring our students.


Application deadline: Friday, October 13, 2017

Final Report Due: Friday, June 8, 2018

Janet (Collings) Drayton Teacher Innovation Fund is a grant program for licensed teachers employed by the La Porte Community School Corporation and teaching at Kingsbury Elementary School. The grants are intended to be utilized for classroom projects that support math and science learning and field trips that teach the history of La Porte County.


Application deadline: Friday, October 13, 2017

Final Report Due: Friday, June 8, 2018

The Barbara A. Carmen Memorial Endowment Fund was established to encourage elementary teacher empowerment through small grants. This fund is dedicated to the memory of Barbara A. Carmen, a former MCAS elementary teacher, who devoted her career to the pursuit of excellence in education. May the fruit of her dedication live on through the efforts of others.


Application deadline: Friday, June 8, 2018 – 11:59 PM CDT

Final Report Due: Friday, December 28, 2018

The J. Robert & Marjorie Miller Teacher Advancement Fund was established to promote teacher excellence through professional enrichment, renewal, and revitalization leading to more engaged teaching and more engaged students within the La Porte Community School Corporation.