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The 2023-2024 Grant Cycle is now closed.

Thank you to all who submitted grants.



Grant Application Process:


Step 1:  Download the grant checklist used to evaluate each proposed grant (located at the bottom of this page) 

New grant applications will be posted next school year 2024-2025.  Complete the checklist and save it for your reference.


Step 2:  Complete the grant request form 


Step 3: Scan any supporting documents (price sheets, catalog pages, etc.) into either JPEG of PDF Files


Step 4: Principals, please review each grant request and make comments as needed.  If additional information from the applicant is necessary, please request an updated grant request form or additional supporting documentation from the applicant.  

Step 5: Please submit the grant request form and any supporting documentation.

Grant Coordinators:

Step 6: The grant coordinators will consolidate all grant applications.  After the application deadline, the grant coordinators will email each applicant that their grant proposal was received.

Step 7: After the District 57 Education Foundation Board has reviewed the grant applications, the grant coordinators will communicate the results back to the applicants and the district.



If you have any questions, please email our Grant Coordinators

Lisa Dister and Michele Szalczynski at


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