Mesa Public Schools Foundation supports teachers, counselors, and other MPS staff by awarding innovative projects through the innovation grant program. Each innovation grant project aligns directly with the Foundation’s mission and vision, MPS strategic goals, and the MPS portrait of a graduate. Each grant recipient is awarded up to $2000 to use toward an innovative project that supports MPS student success in and out of the classroom.
Who may apply:
Any MPS employee or MPS student group (with a MPS teacher-sponsor) is eligible to apply.
When are applications due:
All applications were due no later than Monday, October 10, 2022.
When are the recipients notified:
All grant recipients will be notified via MPS email by November 15, 2022. All grant recipients and their administrator/supervisor/director will be invited to a Mesa Public Schools Foundation Innovation Grant Reception in early December to receive their award letter.
Each approved grant requires the recipient to provide an expense list, copies of receipts, brief summary/reflection of project accomplishments, and project photos by June 30, 2023. This information may be sent via email to email@example.com or district mail to MPS Foundation, Administrative Service Center, 63 E. Main Street, Mesa AZ 85201.
If you have questions, contact Mesa Public Schools Foundation at 480-472-0220.