The Louis L. and Julia Dorothy Coover Charitable Foundation Place-Based Education Grantmaking Program of Commerce Trust Accepting Grant Applications
January 27, 2017
The Louis L. and Julia Dorothy Coover Charitable Foundation Place-Based Education Grantmaking Program of Commerce Trust is a flagship component of the Rural Schools Collaborative's Grants in Place effort. The Coover Program is a program of the Community Foundation of the Ozarks' nationally-recognized Rural Schools Partnership.
The Coover grantmaking program will provide grants this year in support for cooperative ventures that enhance teaching and learning through place-based education programs.
The grants are intended to foster the basic tenets of place-based education. Please view our short video that explains the nature of the Coover grant making program:
The Rural Schools Partnership encourages proposals up to $2,000 that include local matches or other leveraged resources.
Deadline is 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15, 2017.