PFSO Mini-grants

 

Kristen Pelfrey

Foothill’s Parent Faculty Student Organization (PFSO) makes funds available for staff to apply to purchase supplies, equipment or attend conferences. Funds are limited, and unfortunately not all requests can be granted.

Please use the online form below to apply.

Requests must be received by the deadlines listed below, or they will not be considered until the following meeting.

Funding decisions are made by the PFSO Grant Committee.

 

 

 


Paperless Application Process:

PFSO Teacher Grant Request Application

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1. Click on red button to complete online application.

2. Email wendy.dowler@venturausd.org that you have completed an application. She will check to see that your application was received and notify you.

3. For the grant to be considered, teacher applicants must attend the grant committee meeting or send representatives.

 

Deadlines and Meeting Times for 2017-2018

  • September: Submit by Sept. 9; Meeting Wed., Sept. 14 at 3:30 p.m. Conference Room A (canceled)

  • November: Submit by Oct 31. ; Meeting Wed., Nov. 1 at 2:30 p.m. Conference Room A

  • January: Submit by Feb. 3; Meeting Wed., Feb. 8 at 3:30 p.m. Conference Room A

  • April: Submit by  April 7; Meeting Wed., April 12 at 3:30 p.m. Conference Room A

 

Grant Committee Guidelines:

  1. Please consider other funding sources such as Impact II and VEP.

  2. PFSO grants are not intended to reimburse teachers for money already spent.

 

The committee will take the following into consideration when discussing grant request:

  1. Funds available

  2. Number of students impacted

  3. Has other funding been explored?

  4. Long-term benefits preferred

  5. Number of requests already submitted by department/teacher.