Frequently Asked Questions
What kind of projects are typically approved?
Social and Emotional Learning Grants enhance students' social and emotional competencies, including their ability to manage emotions, develop positive relationships, strengthen self-esteem, and show empathy for others. Projects include classroom-based initiatives or school-wide programs.
Who Can Apply?
Any Montclair Public School staff member or representative of a school-based parent organization.
When can I apply?
Grants are awarded in the fall. The 2017 applications are due on October 23rd.
What is the average grant award?
Awards range from $90 - $1,000. The average grant size is approximately $700. MFEE awards partial funding in many cases.
What is expected of me if I am awarded a grant?
At the end of the project, grantees complete an evaluation survey and supply MFEE with photos, student testimonials, or short videos to document the project.