Golden Apple Foundation seeks to enhance the learning of PreK – 12th grade students throughout Winnebago and Boone counties for projects that would go unfunded by school budgets. Since its inception, Golden Apple Foundation and its valued sponsors have provided funding to 285 educators for 260 projects totaling more than $206,500.

Simple Grants

Up to $300 for equipment, technology or books itemized and with explanation of how you will use them.

DEADLINE

April 22, 2022

Large Grants

  • Up to $1,500 for a single classroom or $2,500 for a school-wide, multi-classroom project
  • Up to $2,500 for addressing a community need or problem through a Rasmussen University Community Reinvestment grant.
  • Collins Aerospace STEM grants up to $1,500 for a single classroom or up to $2,500 for a school-wide, multi-classroom project.
DEADLINE

April 22, 2022

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is a Simple Grant?

Up to $300 for equipment, books or technology for a classroom. Use the simple form link goldenappleofrockford.com/simplegrant to apply online by Nov. 3, 2021.

Can I apply for both Simple and Large Grants?

Yes, but please no more than 2 applications per teacher.

What is a Large Grant?

Large grants are offered up to $1,500 for a single classroom or up to $2,500 for a multi-classroom or school-wide grant. To apply for a large grant, you must fill out the large grant form and return it with the requested information by Nov. 3, 2021.

How do I apply for Collins STEM Grants?

We are offering multiple Collins STEM grants up to the $1,500 (single classroom) and up to $2,500 (multi-classroom/school-wide) this year. Fill out the large grant form and return it with the requested information by Nov. 3, 2021.

How do I apply for a Rasmussen University Community Reinvestment Grant?

We are offering a Rasmussen University Community Reinvestment grant up to $2,500 grant for teachers and students to address a community need or problem. Fill out the large grant form and return it with the requested information by Nov. 3, 2021.