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Applications Due for the Education Fund Grants

November 15

Salem Scholarship & Education Committee Now Accepting Applications for Education Fund Grants

Grants available for Salem educational programs, teachers, and organizations

The City of Salem’s Scholarship and Education Committee has announced that it is now seeking applications for grants from its Education Fund.

Education Fund grants are available to provide supplemental education funding for local educational needs and to provide funding for existing adult literacy programs. Applications are due by November 15, 2020. The average grant award in the past has been $1,000. Grant funds cannot be used for salaries or stipends.

The application form and additional information can be found at www.salem.com/scholarship. Click the “Education Fund Application” button on the left side of the page. If you have questions about the application or to confirm if your project or program is potentially eligible, please contact the Mayor’s Office at (978) 619-5600.

“The members of the Scholarship and Education Committee are pleased to make this grant funding available to local educators, programs, and organizations,” said Tyler Carlton, chair of the committee. “We hope that all who are interested in supporting the educational needs of our community will apply for consideration to receive a grant from the Education Fund.”

“The success of Salem’s schools and support for our students is a community mission,” said Mayor Kim Driscoll, who chairs the Salem School Committee. “By again offering this grant program, the members of the Scholarship and Education Committee are demonstrating their commitment to that effort and I would like to thank them for it.”

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November 15