Scholarships and Grants

 

Scholarship and Grant Opportunities

Learning Forward Foundation Academy Scholarships

The Learning Forward Foundation Academy Scholarships develop leaders in professional learning through their participation in the Learning Forward Academy. The Learning Forward Foundation offers the following scholarships:

    • Stephanie Hirsh Academy Scholarship (includes $500 travel stipend for each of five academy sessions)
    • Learning Forward Foundation Scholarship for a School-based Leader
    • Learning Forward Foundation Scholarship for a District-based or State Education Leader
    • Patsy Hochman Memorial Scholarship for a School- or District-based Professional Learning Leader

Applicants may apply for more than one scholarship if they meet the requirements within the application.

Learn more about the Learning Forward Academy program.


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Dale Hair Affiliate Grant

The Learning Forward Foundation is making available one grant opportunity of up to $2,000 for one year to assist a Learning Forward affiliate needing to rebuild, reorganize, or generate a stronger organization. The grant will honor Dale Hair’s legacy of work with the affiliates and her passion for supporting the successful work of the affiliates.

Applicants must be officially recognized Learning Forward Affiliate organizations.


The Learning Forward Foundation Grant has given us an opportunity to collaborate, reflect and define a clearer path for full scale implementation of our ‘Personalized Learning’ innovation work. The team has a better idea where to go slow before we can go fast. — Juan Guitierrez, Patrick Henry School, Professional Learning Think Tank Challenge, 2017

Receiving the Chidley Scholarship afforded me the opportunity for a very
high level of one on one coaching. My coach helped me, above all else, to
ensure my problem of practice has a bottom line focus on increasing student
achievement.

— John Willis, Learning Forward Foundation (Chidley) Academy Scholarship, 2014

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