AEF supports Arlington’s teachers and students through the following grant programs ranging from $250 classroom grants to $100,000 district-wide initiatives:

  • Innovations in Education ($250-$3,000) support innovative teaching and learning projects.
  • Continuing Scholar Awards (<$2,500) support educator exploratory experiences that will in turn benefit their students.
  • Development and Expansion Grants ($5,000-$10,000) support the development of new educational strategies, including the expansion of pilot projects, professional development and resources, and administrative leadership initiatives that enhance curriculum and/or community.
  • District Investment Grants ($25,000+) support systemic, long-term change.

Learn more about our grant programs.