Community Grants

The Foundation for Eden Prairie Schools welcomes partnerships with other Eden Prairie community based organizations related to student achievement and engagement.  The Foundation has grant funds available to support those organizations that tie with our mission to “support and enhance the legacy of excellence in Eden Prairie Public Schools.”

The grant proposal should meet the following criteria:

  • Related to student academic achievement and engagement
  • Impactful on a broad set of students
  • Inspiring and visible
  • Be tied to a specific learning goal or curriculum or school program
  • Potential to be duplicated by other classrooms or sites
  • Consistent with both the Foundation’s mission and the District’s strategic plans

Applicant must be a 501c3 nonprofit organization and be able to provide documentation.

Grant amounts cannot exceed $5,000 for a single organization.

Deadline for submission is October 31, 2016.  Grants will be awarded by November 30, 2016 and need to be spent by June 30, 2017.

Contact Sarah Cheesman, Executive Direct at or 952-975-7205 with any questions.

2017 Community Grant Application

2016 Community Grant Partners:

Eden Prairie Noon Rotary – My Book Day
PROP Food Shelf – School supplies

Thanks For Your Support!

It’s because of you, our donors and partners, that we can support Eden Prairie students.