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The Brookfield Education Foundation welcomes projects that fit with our mission: To marshal and provide resources for lifelong learning by Brookfield residents of all ages.

Successful Grant Submission Criteria

THINGS WE CANNOT DO:

  • We cannot champion programs as our own entity (the Brookfield Education Foundation board).
  • We cannot replace items traditionally in the town or education budget.
  • We cannot replace anything currently being executed by the PTOs, Parks & Rec or existing community organizations.
  • We cannot fund travel or food expenses.
  • We cannot fund continuation of programs/grants.
  • We cannot fund religious programs or for-profit entities.

PLEASE LOOK AT SUCCESSFUL GRANT SUBMISSION EXAMPLES ON THE WEBSITE.  WE RESEARCH THE GRANTS THAT ARE SUBMITTED SO PRICE COMPARISONS, WEBSITES, REVIEWS ARE WELCOMED.

If you have a project requiring over $500 funding, click here for our major grant application.

If your project requires less than $500 funding, click here for our mini-grant applications.

Click here to download frequently asked questions.

Click below to see examples of effective grant applications:

If you have any questions throughout the grant application process, please contact the grant liaison:

Center Elementary School
Colette Sturm 203-740-0826 dcsturm@charter.net
Huckleberry Hill Elementary School
Dottie Miles 203-775-9546 dorothymiles276@gmail.com
Whisconier Middle School
Terri Kavanagh 203-775-9691 terrikav@sbcglobal.net
Brookfield High School
Christine Lennon 203-546-8149 christine.lennon87@gmail.com
Community Grant
Laurie Levitt 203-775-2797 LLevitt@williampitt.com