Grant FAQs

Teacher / Curriculum Development Grant FAQs

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Augustine Education Foundation

Q: Where can I get a grant application? Download the Teacher/Curriculum Development Grant Application here.

Q: Who is eligible to apply for a grant? Teachers and staff from the Hawaii Catholic School System. 

Q: How much are your grants for? Our grants range from hundreds of dollars to thousands.

Q: How much do you grant every school year? On average, $30,000 is awarded each year, ranging from a few hundred dollars to $5,000.

Q: What types of grant requests are typically funded? Teacher training, professional development and curriculum development for students, etc.  

Q: What types of grants requests are typically not funded? The Foundation does not traditionally fund more than 50% of the total cost of the project/program, building improvements, construction/capital campaigns, furniture, equipment, technology hardware/software and multi-year grants.

Q: Does the Foundation do recurring/multi-year grants? No, not typically.  Grants are awarded on a yearly basis.

Q: What are deadlines? 

  • April 1 - Grant Applications available
  • June 1 - Grant Applications due to Foundation offices
  • July 1 - Grant Applicants are notified
  • September 30 - Grantees checks are sent to school principal