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Excellence in Education Grants

Excellence in Education funds over $250,000 in classroom grants, resources, and partnerships to benefit students and teachers annually within the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District.

When are grant applications due?

Grant applications are due Monday, April 1 and must be submitted through the Excellence in Education website.

When will grant recipients be notified and/or receive allocated funds?

Recipients will be notified if their grant was approved in June 2019. Grants will be presented to the TTUSD Board in July 2019. Following that meeting, allocated funds will be available to teachers who have been awarded grants.

Is there a date by which grant money must be spent?

Yes, all grant money must be spent by mid-May at the conclusion of the school district’s fiscal year.

Are there specific things Excellence in Education will NOT fund?

We generally do not fund requests for furniture, extracurricular activities, field trips, scholarships, salaries, stipends or payment for services, playground structures, reimbursed items, grants previously funded three times, grants not ranked by the school site or site council, and travel expenses.

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Grant Guidlines

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