We are pleased to continue the mini-grant program funded by the PTA. Mini-Grants can be used to help fund special programs, projects, items, and/or events that benefit individual classes, grades, all students, teachers or the Blalack School Community. Mini-grant awards can be requested for new materials for classrooms and school projects, programs, events, and school presentations.
The PTA has approved $1,000 for mini-grant projects for the 2023-2024 school year.
The full $1,000 is available now and all teachers and staff are eligible to apply.
The maximum amount granted per application is $150.
Requests for smaller amounts are also encouraged.
Please fill out the application below and email our Staff Grant Committee Citysara@gmail.com
Upon your submission, you will receive an email confirmation that your application has been received.
Provide mini-grants to fund special programs, projects, items, and/or events
that benefit individual classes, teachers, students, and the Blalack Middle School Community
Who Can Apply?
All teachers and staff, individually or in groups
When is the Deadline?
We intend to award mini-grants in the Fall of 2023. Please apply by September 30th.
You will be notified regarding application approval within 30 days from the application date
How do I Apply?
Review the Mini-Grant Guidelines and submit the application below to Citysara@gmail.com
A group of volunteers from the PTA will review the applications and make the final determination on awards
The program is competitive and not all applications will be awarded funds
If your request is denied, you may reapply the next award cycle
How much can be requested?
The maximum amount for any single award is $150
Requests for lower amounts are also encouraged
What Can the Funds be Used For?
Funds may be used for the materials, books, resources, fees, or services requested in your application
Process for Receiving Funds?
Awardees make their purchases, save receipts, and request reimbursement, OR a request for a check in advance from the PTA Treasurer may be made. The PTA is NOT able to provide cash up front for any purchases. For more information, please see the attached Mini-Grant Guidelines