Foundation Grant Process
The Rochester Community Schools Foundation was established to provide funding for the enhancement of educational opportunities for all students who attend Rochester Community Schools. The Foundation seeks charitable contributions from individuals, groups, organizations and corporations to strengthen academic programs, the arts and athletics.
Teachers and administrators are encouraged to seek funding for programs by completing the Funding Request Form. Proposals for funding will be reviewed by the Grant Review Committee in December and March. Applications should be submitted by November 1 to be considered for funding in December and February 1 to be considered for funding in March.
After review, the committee will make recommendations for funding to the Rochester Community Schools Foundation Board of Directors. The Grant Review Committee takes into account the following criteria when considering funding each proposal: