Twice annually, the Kyrene Foundation awards teacher and staff mini-grants in Kyrene.

The Kyrene Foundation awards mini-grants that:

  • Provide enhanced learning opportunities for students
  • Support approved professional development for teachers

Kyrene teachers and staff may apply for up to $500.00 for items such as guest speakers, supplies, materials, equipment, educational study trips, conference fees, or allowable travel expenses. Just over $10,000 was awarded for great proposals impacting student learning in Kyrene!

Fall grant cycle is now OPEN!  Applications are due by 4:30pm October 13, 2016.  Good Luck!


Kyrene Foundation’s Principal Grant!

The grant is designed to support the school’s efforts to increase student achievement by providing additional funds for guest speakers, supplies, materials, equipment, conference fees, or allowable travel expenses up to $5000.00. Applications will be judged with special consideration for those which support the school’s SIP (School Improvement Plan), the Kyrene School District’s adopted curriculum, and/or supports one of the Kyrene School District’s Innovative programs. Principal Grant applications open in May 2017 and applications are due in June 2016.  Check back for more information! 

Principal Grant Awards

2015 Centennial Middle School – Where Everyone Belongs Grant

2015 Kyrene de los Ninos Elementary – Engineering is Elementary STEAM Integration Pilot