Education Awards Program

The Community Foundation’s Education Awards Grant Program provides support for classroom-based programs in public and private schools (pre-K through 12th grade) on the Lower Eastern Shore of Maryland (specifically Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester County). For additional eligibility detail, please visit the MSDE nonpublic school website.  Eligible private schools must be on the MSDE nonpublic schools list.  The program has a $5,000 grant award maximum.

TO APPLY: Eligible public and private schools must submit an Education Grant Application by the deadline, currently August 25, 2017.  A site visit will be conducted as part of the grant review process.


Performance Report

Grant Committee Site Visit Form

Education Awards Review Committee:

Ernest Satchell, Chair
Dr. Carolyn Johnston, Vice Chair
Dr. Sharon Clark
Jan Conway
Charles Goslee
Dr. John Groutt
Kathleen McLain
Janice Perdue
Ellen Pilchard
Susan Pusey
Carrie Samis
Anthony Sarbanes
Donald Taylor
Lauren Taylor