Excellence in Education

The Sunnyside Foundation awards Excellence in Education grants once a year to empower SUSD educators with resources to implement and improve access to elite programs at their schools. Sunnyside Foundation awards individual grants of up to  $2,000 for projects in the following areas:

Fine Arts & Music


Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM)

Student Wellness

SUSD faculty are invited to be creative in crafting a program that best suits the needs of their students. Extra-curricular activities, program materials, and subject matter expert presentations are a few examples of previously funded projects

2020-2021 Application Instructions:

To apply for funds for the 2020-2021 school year, please complete this form.

Interested in becoming a grant reviewer?

To apply to serve on the Excellence in Education Grant Committee, please complete this form.

2020-2021 Post-Award Reporting

If you’ve been awarded the Excellence in Education grant for 2020-2021, please complete this form to submit your post-award report (due within 3 months of project completion).

Please contact fundsupport@sunnysidefoundation.org with any questions.