The Springfield Education Foundation awards grants annually to provide enriching learning opportunities for students attending Springfield Public Schools. Please reach the instructions for each individual grant for more information on each opportunity.

Grants Available

1.  Innovative Educator Grants

2.  Frank Sherman Grants for outdoor, physical and health education

3.  Social Emotional Learning Fund Grants

Individuals or collaborative Springfield Public Schools, Springfield, Oregon, staff teams involved in the instruction of students or related support services are eligible to apply.


June 30       Final Grant Evaluations Due for 2017-18 Grants

July 1            2018-19 Grant Applications available

October 1     Grant Applications Due at 5 pm.

November    Grant Givers Tour
(SEF Board, staff, volunteers and community members visit classrooms, all grants awarded)

Grant Writing Workshops
Four SEF Grant Writing Workshops are offered for your convenience. The same material is explained in each. Seasoned and novice grant writers are encouraged to attend. Attendance is optional but encouraged for those seeking grant funding. Pre-registration required. Please check back this summer for dates.

You can review the Grant Writing Workshop 2017-18 Presentation slide here.