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2011-2012 Grants Announced
Press Release - December 12, 2011
The Education Foundation of South Brunswick Township, Inc., announced the successful grant applicants for its 2011-2012 grants program.  Applicants could be awarded up to $500 for an individual grant or up to $1,000 for a cooperative grant.


The Foundation awarded more than $7,300 in grants to members of the Brooks Crossing Elementary School ("BC"), Brunswick Acres Elementary School ("BA"), Cambridge Elementary School (“CAM”), Greenbrook Elementary School ("GRN"), Monmouth Junction Elementary School ("MJ"), Crossroads North Middle School (“XRN”)and South Brunswick High School (“SBHS”)  facilities.

Among the innovative ideas and programs the Foundation is investing in are:

Enhancing Learning with iPads Jennifer Kamm (CAM)
Portable Pocket Projectors for Use with the Digital Generation Judy Adams, Tracey Ricco and Heather Christopher  (District Elem. Schools)
Recess with a Purpose Leah Carson and Linda Mills (GRN)
"App"ortunities for Artists Suzanne Tiedemann (BA)
Student Leadership Initiative - "The Leader in Me" Carol Piza, Robert Henning and Lynne Sultan-Weinstein (MJ)
iPad as a Resource for Special Education Students Mirna Rooney and Jennifer Alberta (BC)
Social Skills Training/Character Education Christine Doles (CAM/BC)
Computer for Writing for Film and Media Class Catherine LaMoreaux (SBHS)
iPad for Special Learners Christine Santowasso (SBHS)
iPad2 Web 2.0 Technology Proposal Willa Laskowitz (XRN)

 

Since it began grants, in the Spring of 2011, the Foundation has granted over $12,500.

The next application window will open during September 2012 for the 2012-2013 grant program.

It is the mission of The Education Foundation of South Brunswick Township, Inc., a (501)(c)(3) non-profit corporation, to promote and provide educational support and opportunities through innovative programs and projects. The Foundation will fulfill its mission by attracting and allocating financial and in-kind gifts of goods and services to and for the students of the South Brunswick School District.

For more information contact Martin Abschutz at (732) 631-5644 or e-mail info@edfoundationsb.org.

 

To see information on all grants: View the Grant Report

 

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