GAR’s Educator Initiative Grant (EIG) Program is an annual program that supports teacher-initiated, classroom-based projects in Summit County.
Note: GAR recently updated its online application portal. Read about that update here.
How to apply:
IDENTIFY A TEAM LEADER
Identify the educator who will serve as the primary contact for your team and school. Team leaders are not permitted to lead more than one project.
READ THE RUBRIC
The rubric is used to evaluate your proposal. Be sure your project follows these guidelines.
DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION TEMPLATE
Preview the application questions so you can prepare for the questions in advance. Share them with your team!
OBTAIN THE NECESSARY SIGNATURES
Obtain both your Principal’s and Superintendent’s signature on the endorsement form and attach it to your application when prompted
COMPLETE THE PROJECT BUDGET
Use the EIG Budget spreadsheet template provided to itemize and tally the total expenses for your project, and submit this form with your completed application. This is the only budget template that will be accepted with your application.
Apply online by February 25, 2022.
No attachments will be accepted other than your Project Budget and Endorsement Form. You must create an account to apply.