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Helping Hand Grant schedule


Open                  Close                   Award*

9/1/2024       10/1/2024         10/8/2024

10/9/2024     12/1/2024         12/8/2024

12/8/2024      2/1/2025           2/8/2025

2/7/2025        4/1/2025           4/8/2025

*Award dates are approximate

Closed for 2023-2024

Helping Hands Grant

PTEF was so excited to award over $$$  in Helping Hand grants to amazing educators of Perry Township Schools.  We anticipate a short session prior to our next school year awards to help better understand the needs of educators and share best practices in writing for a PTEF grant.  We are already looking forward to the 2024-2035 school year.

PTEF will offer our Helping Hand Grants for the 2024-2025 school year! The foundation seeks to lend a helping hand to our amazing Perry Township educators as they bravely navigate an environment that is changing by the minute.

The Helping Hand Grants will provide up to $500 to educators for the materials and supplies they need to teach creatively and innovatively, as current circumstances require. We will accept applications again beginning in September 202 and ending in April 2025 with due dates at 11:59 pm on the first* of each month. Awardees will be notified within 10 days and grants will be immediately distributed (details to be shared with all awardees). Receipts must be returned electronically ( within 30 days of receiving the grant. Recipients who fail to submit receipts will be ineligible to apply for a grant the following semester. Educators may not receive more than one grant per cycle. Applicants must apply online through the form provided and must have permission from the school principal to apply.

*Note: If the first of the month falls on a weekend, applicants will have until 11:59 pm on the following Monday to submit the application. Grant cycle:

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Indianapolis, IN 46227

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