Meemic Foundation Traditional Grant

Need funding for a classroom field trip? Looking for flexible chairs for your students or perhaps support for your STEM initiatives? Whatever the need, The Meemic Foundation is here to help with many of your special project needs

Foundation Club Members* are invited to apply for a Traditional grant for funding up to $500 to support your classroom, department, campus or district needs.

Please make note of these important dates (the grant round that applications are currently being accepted for is highlighted in orange):

  3Q2017 Grant Round 4Q2017 Grant Round 1Q2018 Grant Round 2Q2018 Grant Round
Grant application are accepted through: CLOSED CLOSED 11:59 p.m. ET
March 30, 2018
April 2, 2018 to
June 30, 2018
Applicants notified of grant status by: December 4, 2017 February 23, 2018 May 8, 2018 August 10, 2018
Funding available beginning: January 8, 2018 March 16, 2018 August 1, 2018 September 17, 2018
Funding must be used by: June 30, 2018 September 30, 2018 February 1, 2019 March 30, 2019
Final report with copies of receipts due by: August 1, 2018 November 1, 2018 March 1, 2019 May 1, 2019

To optimize the grant application experience, we offer these suggestions:

  1. Ensure your principal/school leadership is aware and has approved your plans to apply for this grant.
  2. Review the sample grant application
  3. Review our final report guidelines, making note of its requirements if your grant is selected for funding.
  4. MOST IMPORTANT - Complete your grant application offline first. This will allow you to work at your own pace on the questions. A blank template of the grant application questions is provided here to get you started.
  5. Before the grant application deadline of March 30, 2018, log in to your Foundation Club Account to input your responses into the online Traditional Grant application. Only those applications submitted using the online application form will be reviewed and considered.

Ready to get started? Login to your Foundation Club Member account* to apply for a Traditional Grant.

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Apply Now for a Traditional Grant.
Educational institutions must have a physical presence and operate within the states of Illinois, Michigan or Wisconsin. Only Foundation Club Members that are employed at an eligible school are qualified to apply. Grant applications will be divided by region or state, reviewed and judged by a selection committee. The Meemic Foundation may limit the number of grant recipients to no more than three winners per school per grant round.
*Only Foundation Club Members that are current members of the educational community are eligible for this grant.
†Funding provided will be issued in the form of a check made out to the school. Grant funding must be used for the project named in the approved grant application within the project timeline or by the funding cut-off date, whichever comes first.