LEF Classroom and School Impact Grants Program
The Classroom and School Impact Grant application process is open from November to March each year. The application process for the 2017-2018 school year is now closed. If you have any questions, please call LEF at 234-3229 or email Jillian Dickerson.
LEF is a public education foundation, therefore all grant funding is for Lafayette Parish Public Schools. LEF Classroom and School Impact Grant Applications are offered on an annual basis and consist of the following types of grants:
Classroom and School Impact Grants Program:
With help from several great sponsors, LEF is excited to provide funding for sixteen Grant programs this school year. These grants touch on a number of subjects, whether it's providing students with books to match their personal interests or teaching 800 students how to develop a school newspaper, each of these programs are bound to have a positive outcome. LEF looks forward to working with these teachers and reporting success stories throughout the year.
2014-2015 Grant Awards Overview:
Amount Awarded - $50,877
Number of Grants - 28
Number of Schools - 21
Number of Students - 5,467
Model Grant Program:
LEF's Model Grants Program includes grants in the following areas and is based upon available funding:
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