Grants requests are open from September 15th - November 15, 2019. All funds and reimbursement must be done by June 5, 2020.
The purpose of the SEPTA Grant Program is to provide funding to educators to enable them to more effectively serve children who learn in diverse ways. Projects may be instructional or non-instructional, within or outside the academic setting.The Grants are awards of up to $750 to support any educator who works with students with special needs.
Grants are open to any Fairfield SEPTA member in good standing* and works for the Fairfield Public School System (must have an @Fairfieldschools.org email).
It is EASY… click HERE to become a member today! Membership dues are $5 a year for any FPS staff (must join with your @fairfieldschools.org email). Membership runs from July 1st to June 30th annually.
Applications are reviewed and approved by the SEPTA Grant Committee. We are focused on projects that benefit more than one student and can have the most impact. The Grant can also be adapted/shared by another teacher or school. APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED FROM SEPTEMBER 15, 2019 TO NOVEMBER 15, 2019 All projects must meet one or more of the following guidelines:
*At this time Fairfield SEPTA is not able to award any Grant funds for individual iPads or tablets. Furniture requests are allowed however may require additional information or approval.
Please ensure you have read through all the Guidelines and completed your membership before applying. Non-members will not be considered. Incomplete or missing information can delay your request.