The Lynchburg City Schools Education Foundation supports Lynchburg City Schools' students, teachers, and by awarding grants to teachers for innovative programs in their classroom.  Thanks to the generous participation of many local businesses, the Foundation has been able to award more than $633,000 in teacher grants over the past twenty-four years. Because of this commitment to the program, teachers have been able to implement a wide range of exciting and innovative teaching methods, programs, and projects.

Two Classroom Innovation Grant Opportunities Exist:

Classroom Innovation Grants:  Approximately 40 awarded per year, ranging in value from $500–$2,000, available for an innovative program or project.

Master Classroom Innovation Grants: Two available per year, ranging in value from $2,001–$5,000 for a large scale, innovative program or project.

Support of the Grant  Program provides additional opportunities for students in Lynchburg City Schools to achieve and maintain a tradition of excellence within the public school learning environment.

If you are interested in applying for a grant, please see Grant Applications and Instructions. Deadlines vary, so please read all directions carefully.