Grant Program & Application


Download the grant application form here



Fall Grant Cycle

Submission Deadline: September 30th of each year

$1,500 School Community Grants

A 'School Community Grant' program, generously funded by an anonymous donor, a Foundation Community Partner, who cares deeply about the Norwich community and Norwich Public Schools. This program will award two (2) $1,500 grants to NPS school-based teams supporting student instruction & enrichment; parent engagement; and/or educator professional development.

$250 Mini-Grants

No less than five (5) and no more than eight (8) $250 Mini-Grants will be awarded to NPS teachers for projects supporting student achievement.

$500 Jospeh S. Catania Science Grant(s)

The Joseph & Eileen Catania Grant Program, a Foundation Community Partner, will award one (1) $500 or two (2) $250 grant(s) to an NPS teacher and/or school-based team for a project that supports a science-based curriculum initiative, nurturing students’ interest in science.

$500 Eileen Catania Literacy Grant(s)

The Joseph & Eileen Catania Grant Program, a Foundation Community Partner, will award one (1) $500 or two (2) $250 grant(s) to an NPS teacher and/or school-based team for a project that supports a literacy-based curriculum initiative which improves students’ reading, writing and critical thinking abilities.

Winter Grant Cycle

Submission Deadline: January 30th of each year

No less than five (5) but no more than eight (8) $250 Mini-Grants will be awarded to NPS teachers for projects supporting student achievement.

Application Form: