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2019-20 PVSchools Teacher Mini-grant Applications Available!

The PV Schools Education Foundation funds mini-grants for PVSchools teacher in partnership with the PVSchools Professional Development Department. Applications for the first semester will be accepted and awarded on a rolling basis through November 1, 2019! Complete details are included on the application form.
For questions regarding the mini-grant application process, please contact Julie Berlin with the PVSchools Professional Development Department at jberlin@pvschools.net or (602) 449-2132.

PSAT testing

Field trip assistance

Future for Kids

Teacher Mini-Grants

Through collaboration with our generous donors, board of directors, and the PV Schools community, the Foundation provides financial support for a variety of programs and educational opportunities each year to benefit PVSchools’ students.

2016-17 programs include:

  • PSAT testing for all sophomores district-wide (2,625 students)
  • Field trip assistance for high need schools across the district
  • Future for Kids – Discover Your Future program
  • Teacher Mini-Grants for project-based learning
  • Annual PVSchools Fine Arts Festival at Paradise Valley Mall
  • PVSchools Employee Retirement and Service Recognition Reception
  • Professional Development incentives

Highlights of past Foundation-assisted programs and initiatives:

  • CREST (The Center for Research in Engineering, Science, and Technology)- a specialty program offered at Paradise Valley High School
  • College Scholarships
  • Accelerated Reader programs
  • District Spelling Bee
  • John A. Kriekard Hands On Science Center
  • AVID
  • First Tee Golf programs
  • Tutoring & Academic Bowl program
  • Digital library titles
  • High School Career & Counseling Centers

Teacher Mini-Grants

We offer Teacher Mini-Grants for project-based learning in PVUSD. Teacher Mini-grant Applications for the 2019/20 are now being accepted! Once again, the Foundation is partnering with the PVSchools’ Professional Development Department to award the mini-grants to PVSchools teachers.


Please feel free to contact us at (602) 346-8373, if you have questions or would like assistance with your donation.


(602) 346-8373


PO Box 22252 Phoenix, AZ 85028


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