Grant Applications for the 2021-2022 School Year Now Available!

Click the links below to apply online through October 1!


Traditional Classroom Grant 

This grant is available to any Pre-K through 12th grade teacher or staff member interested in a project to enrich the classroom experience for their students. Award amounts will be up to $1,000.

Peoria Public Schools STEM Grant

This grant is only available for 5th-12th grade teachers or staff for the purpose of STEM projects (science, technology, engineering, or math) to enhance the learning experiences of students. Grants will be awarded up to $1,500



Congratulations to the 2020-21 recipients of our Classroom Grant program!

Thank you so much to the Murray and Rena Yeoman Fund and the Peoria NEXT Foster Fund of the Community Foundation of Central Illinois for your generosity in funding these grants!  


Click Here for the Full List of Grant Recipients for 2020-21





Did you receive a grant for the 2020-2021  school year?  Below are the documents that were mailed to your school on Monday, November 9th.  They should arrive at your school office by November 13th at the latest.  Please let know if you did not receive them.  You may also click the links below to download a generic copy.  Please feel free to e-mail with any grant questions you may have.  Congrats again!

The application period for next year's grant funding will be open from August 1 - October 1, 2021.  Wondering what projects have been awarded grant funding in the past?   Click here to see a copy of our Annual Classroom Grant Newsletter.

Click here for general eligibility requirements for our classroom grants.

Click here for to view a slide presentation on the Classroom Grant program.