Teachers Fund Grants

Teachers Fund was established in 1992 with a grant from the Hurst Foundation. Grant proposals are reviewed by an advisory committee consisting of educators representing public and private schools in Jackson County. The Teachers Fund is dedicated to rewarding creative and innovative

K-12 (public, private and home school) classroom educational projects up to $3,000.

Deadline: 5 PM on July 7th of each year (If the due date falls on a weekend, the application is due on the first business day following that weekend). Award Announcement: No later than September 1st.


Bucket Drumming Across Ages: Concord High School $1,850.00

Physical Education Heart Rate Monitors: Michigan Center Jr/Sr High School $3,000.00

Discovery, Innovation and You: Parma Elementary School $1,000.00

Early Elementary Instructional Book Room Library: Townsend Elementary School $2,785.97

2020 Grant Recipients

For more information, contact Cindy Bellew, Youth Advisory Committee & Scholarship Coordinator at 517-787-1321 or email cbellew@jacksoncf.org.