Education Grants

Centennial Education Grant recipients for the 2019-20 school year

For more than 30 years, the Junior League of Las Vegas has funded education grants benefiting students in classrooms throughout Southern Nevada.
 
Applications for the 2020-2021 year are now available.

Deadline to respond is September 18, 2020.

 

 

Grant Submission Criteria:

1. The school must be an accredited Nevada institution, with K-12 accreditation.

2. Grant funds are NOT available for the following: Purchase of electronic technology (computers, laptops, Chromebooks, iPads, tablets, e-readers, calculators, etc.), food, field trips, to fund a larger project, to pay speakers, substitute teachers, conference fees, continuing education units, or to pay teachers an hourly fee for implementing their grant.

3. The proposed project must be completed by April 16, 2021.

4. Grant requests may not exceed $1,500 for 6th-12th grades and $1,000 for K-5th grades.

5. Funds must be spent by March 19, 2021. Teachers will be required to submit original receipts to the Junior League confirming grant expenses. Any unused funds must be returned to the Junior League (by check) no later than April 9, 2021.

6. One grant submission per teacher is allowed. A teacher is not allowed to submit multiple grant proposals for different projects.

7. Teachers from the same school may not submit duplicate grant proposals for the same project.

8. If multiple applications are received for the same project from teachers at the same school, only the first grant received (by date of submission) will be entered for consideration.

9. If the application or proposal does not meet the requirements or is incomplete, the Junior League of Las Vegas reserves the right to remove the application from consideration.

10. In the event you have submitted the same project for a grant with another organization and you are awarded the other organization’s grant first, please decline JLLV funds, so we may fund a different project in the community.

11. Only submissions made through this form will be accepted.

Questions? Email edgrants@jllv.org