The Lee County Schools ARISE Foundation is a nonprofit organization designed to enhance the educational opportunities offered each child by the Lee County School System. The primary function of the Lee County ARISE Foundation is to raise money from corporations and individuals for the purpose of awarding mini-grant funds to staff members exhibiting excellence in education endeavors.
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Grants will be awarded at the Teacher Institute prior to the school year. Each Grant must be used within the school year the grant is awarded. All grant recipients are required to complete a Grant Evaluation Form at the conclusion of the funded program. The Grant Evaluation Form will be due by the first Friday in May of the school year the grant is awarded.
Maximum funds for individual or group proposals are limited to $500.