How to Apply

Grant applications are currently closed.

The Educational Foundation has been providing support to staff and student educational initiatives since 2004 that are partially funded – or not funded at all – by the District 203 budget. Through a formal application process and review by the Grant Committee, awards are made twice a year.

If you have an off-cycle grant request, please contact the Foundation offices.

Below are our upcoming Important Grant Dates:

Final Decisions for the November, 2021 applicants will be made at the December 16, 2021 Foundation Board Meeting.

Grant Applications due, May 9, 2022
Applicant/Foundation meetings, May 16 - May 30, 2022
Final Decisions will be made at the June 16, 2022 Foundation Board Meeting.

For more information or to apply:

Find the November, 2021 Grant Application here.

Download the Grant Application Guidelines here.

Fill out the Grant Final Report here.

Questions? Please contact the Foundation office at (847) 784-2346 or