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Our Teacher Mini-Grant Program supports students by providing teachers with funding for innovative classroom projects that enhance the educational experience for MPS students. Since 2013, MEF has granted over $75,000 to teachers in our community.


Applications are welcome from all Milford Public School District teachers.


Teacher Mini-Grant Criteria
The funds awarded by the Foundation will be targeted at projects that will:


  • Relate directly to student learning and growth

  • Strengthen the curriculum through the development of innovative programs

  • Enhance the educational resources available to students


While the Foundation welcomes innovative ideas from all disciplines, we would like 50% of the awarded grants to align with specific subject matter interests as follows:


  • Social & Emotional Learning: e.g., mindfulness, emotional intelligence, impact of arts with social learning, community improvement, dealing with divisiveness

  • Creativity and the Arts: e.g., encouraging innovation, learning from outside experts

  • Interdisciplinary Learning: e.g., connecting common themes/concepts across subject matters

  • Science/Technology: e.g., increasing hands-on experiences, interaction with outside professionals, furthering programmatic logic and exploring robotics engineering and artificial intelligence

  • Math: e.g., using innovative reinforcement tools, promoting real-world contextualization

Applications are welcome from all Milford Public School District Teachers.

Application Deadline: Sunday, March 24, 2024

Award Notification by April 7, 2024.



>> Preferred Method of Submission <<



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