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

Simple grants up to $300 for resources like equipment, technology or books for the classroom, itemized and with explanation of how you will use them.

DEADLINE

Nov. 2, 2022

Large Grants

  • Large grants up to $1,500 per classroom or $2,500 for multi-classroom grants for innovative projects that go beyond the daily curriculum and planned activities in the classroom.
  • Collins Aerospace STEM grants up to $1,500 for a single classroom or up to $2,500 for a multi-classroom or school-wide project.
DEADLINE

Nov. 2, 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. 2, 2022.

Can I apply for both Simple and Large Grants?

Yes, but please no more than two (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 here and return it with the requested information by Nov. 2, 2022.  Golden_Apple_Foundation_Large_Grant_Form_20212022

How do I apply for Collins STEM Grants?

We are offering multiple Collins STEM grants up to $1,500 (single classroom) and up to $2,500 (multi-classroom/school-wide) this year. Fill out the large grant form here and return it with the requested information by Nov. 2, 2022. Golden_Apple_Foundation_Large_Grant_Form_20212022