Grants

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STUDENTS – ONLY FOR ENROLLED CENTRAL UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT STUDENTS

We are PROUD to launch our newest initiative thanks to our partnership with Engineered Industrial Products Inc. To earn college credit through the High School Enrichment program, high school students are exempt from paying enrollment fees for the classes but are required to pay for the course materials, including books. The Foundation is offering financial assistance for textbooks for students who demonstrate financial need. 
Central Unified students who meet the criteria should click the link below and start their application or contact their college and career counselor on-campus.

Award: Various Amounts. Grants are disbursed in Fall (Mid August), Spring(Early January) and Summer(Early June). All grantees will be notified via career counselor and/or through the Foundation.

Questions? About the High School Enrichment Program? Please contact the following:

Central East High School – Jill Brooks  jbrooks@centralusd.k12.ca.us

Central High School – Renee Lynne  rlynd@centralunified.org

Justin Garza High School – Jane Isaac  jisaac@centralunified.org

For Teachers

Classroom Project Grant Applications must be based on a classroom project focusing on one of the following pillars: Academics, Agriculture, Arts, or Athletics. All projects must address one of the three District Goals and a detailed budget breakdown is required. Both in-person and online instruction projects will be considered for grants. Click below to start your application. Deadline for submission is September 23, 2022 10:00 a.m.

Award: Various amounts up to $1500. Grants are announced October 4, 2022

Since 2005 the Foundation for Central Schools has provided New Teacher Grants. Grants are given to Teachers during their first year of teaching at Central Unified. The 2022-2023 school year has welcomed 64 new teachers to the district so far.

Award: $75 per person. Grants are given at the beginning of the new school year.

For School Clubs

We know school clubs have had a difficult time fundraising over the past 2 years and we want to help! Apply now to be considered for a School Club Grant! Did you start a school club this school year or last year? You can apply too! Click below to start your application. Deadline for submission is September 23, 2022 10:00 a.m.

Award: Various amounts up to $500. Announced October 4, 2022